History | Dec 11 2018

On This Day: Muhammad Ali laces up the gloves for the final time against Trevor Berbick

Matt Christie tells the story of Muhammad Ali's final fight and his eventual retirement
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MUHAMMAD ALI refused to believe it was over.

Even after Larry Holmes, his heavyweight successor and former sparring partner, had hammered him into 10th round retirement in October 1980.

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