Muhammad Ali had just one well known fight in Africa, against then then-undefeated world heavyweight champion George Foreman, in a famous 1974 sporting event known as "The Rumble in the Jungle." In the match Ali won by knockout just before the end of round eight. Some have called it "arguably the greatest sporting event of the 20th century."
once professionally...sparred many times with him
They fought just the once, in Zaire in 1974.
Muhammad Ali has had 61 fights he only won 56 of them he has won 37 times by KO's
Twice February 15th and September 15th, both in 1978.
Approximately one billion people watched the Muhammad Ali vs. George Foreman fight called the 'Rumble in the Jungle', a fight which took place in Zaire, Africa.
Muhammad Ali defended his first tittle 9 times for 5 years before he was stripped of it for not going to fight in Vietnam.
Three...First was Sonny Liston Fight, Second was George Foreman Fight, Third was Leon Spinks Re-Match Fight...