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ali retired after regaining the wba title from leon spinks. john tate outpointed gerry coetzee over 15 rounds for the vacant belt.

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Q: Did Cassius Clay retire with heavyweight title?
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Who won the Heavyweight title from Sonny Liston in 1964?

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