Originally Posted by ron u.k.
Absolutely spot on that's something that people ignore. Whatever did happen certainly didn't involve Ali.
Clay was surprised Liston went down as early as he did.
He wasn't ready for it and almost blew the cover.
In an interview before he even left the ring, he didn't know if he had hit him with a left hook or a right cross. He didn't have a clue why Liston went down
I think the ending had been rehearsed and Liston strayed from the script.