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  • This Day In Sports History (March 29th) – Ali vs. Chuvalo

    This Day In Sports History (March 29th) – Ali vs. Chuvalo

    It was on this day in 1966 that Muhammad Ali took on George Chuvalo at the Maple Leaf Gardens in Toronto, Ontario.¬† Ali was the current champion, however, this fight was not for the belt as boxing politics staged the fight as a “heavyweight showdown,” even though it was scheduled for the fifteen round championship […]