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Old 10-07-2012, 01:26 AM   #6
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Default Re: When was the last time Muhammad Ali talked trash?

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Originally Posted by The Funny Man 7 View Post
He tried to talk trash before the Holmes bout but he'd already deteriorated so badly that it just seemed stale and labored. The poor guy was even dozing off/going into trances in the middle of press conferences.

People forget that the media at the time knew this was a huge mismatch going in and that even people near Ali's camp were calling to have the fight canceled based on Ali's medical condition.
I still don't understand how the commission could let that fight happen.
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