Originally Posted by general zod
Ali was waay past prime when he fought Bugner. Prime Ali would of given Wlad fits.
Ali looked good against 6'0-6'3, 190-210 pound fighters.
he suffered against a 6'3, 220, 'big'(small by todays standards) George Foreman.
he never faced an athletic freak fighter like Wladimir, a fighter who is as skilled as Wladimir, or a fighter who who's smart enough to resist his shenanigans outside the ring.