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The Thrilla in Manila

NEWS RESULTS FOR THE THRILLA IN MANILA

  1. Muhammad Ali's 'Fight of the Century' gloves on auction block again

    Dan Rafael, ESPN.com

    The boxing gloves Muhammad Ali wore in the first fight of his famed trilogy with Joe Frazier, 1971's "Fight of the Century" heavyweight championship bout, are going up for auction again.

    Story | Conversation | July 07, 2014
  2. Former heavyweight boxing champion Jimmy Ellis, 74, dies

    Associated Press

    Jimmy Ellis, a heavyweight champion who sparred with an up-and-coming Muhammad Ali and later fought some of the era's best boxers, died Tuesday. He was 74.

    Story | Conversation | May 06, 2014
  3. Ali wants Mayweather-Pacquiao

    Dan Rafael, Dan Rafael

    When Muhammad Ali was heavyweight champ, there was no top contender he wouldn't fight. In fact, Ali probably has the deepest resume of any heavyweight...

    Story | May 05, 2014
  4. Collins: The polarization of boxing

    Nigel Collins, ESPN.com

    In a world where extremism is celebrated and working together is considered a weakness, can we really expect boxing to be the exception?

    Story | Conversation | April 30, 2014
  5. Joe Frazier-George Foreman I opened the door to a heavyweight golden era

    Nigel Collins, ESPN.com

    "The Rumble in the Jungle" and "Thrilla in Manila" may be more acclaimed, but "The Sunshine Showdown" -- Joe Frazier's 1973 heavyweight defense against George Foreman in Kingston, Jamaica -- led the way.

    Story | Conversation | January 22, 2013

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