Muhammad Ali vs. Chuck Wepner
The Champion was boo'd throughout, especially in Round 6.
Chuck Wepner floored Muhammad Ali with a legitimate right hand body
punch in Round 9, as the Champion's legs went out.
At the end of the bout, Muhammad Ali laid out on the canvas, stating
the he was tired and exhausted. 'A Class Act'.
Afterwards, the Champion showing 'class', criticized Referee Tony Perez
for permitting the out-classed Challenger to foul.
'I will never get in the ring again, with him as the Referee'.