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Boxer Cassius Clay rises up the amateur ranks to win gold at the 1960 Olympics. He turns professional, sharpening his boxing skills and honing his genius for self-promotion. In 1964, he upsets Sonny Liston to become heavyweight champion.
Twelve-year-old Cassius Clay participated in his first amateur fight.
Cassius Clay asciende de boxeador aficionado a contendiente por el título de peso pesado.
Muhammad Ali es desterrado del boxeo por negarse a ingresar en el ejército.
Muhammad Ali is banished from boxing for refusing induction into the Army.
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