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Outlash Follows Muhammad Ali's Criticism of the Vietnam War

After publicly condemning the Vietnam War, Muhammad Ali and his team faced difficulties finding a new location for his fight against Ernie Terrell. Attorney General William Clark declared the fight illegal and they were turned away from venues across the U.S. When the fight moved to Canada, Terrell pulled out, unhappy with changes to the contract, and Ali instead fought Canada's George Chuvalo.
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Spanish Version | Round Four: The Spell Remains (1974-2016)

S1 E8 Length 1:39:49 Premiere Date 09/22/21

Spanish Version | Round Three: The Rivalry (1970 - 1974)

S1 E7 Length 1:50:20 Premiere Date 09/21/21

Spanish Version | Round Two: What's My Name? (1964-1970)

S1 E6 Length 1:54:43 Premiere Date 09/20/21

Spanish Version | Round One: The Greatest (1942-1964)

S1 E5 Length 2:09:25 Premiere Date 09/19/21

Round Four: The Spell Remains (1974-2016)

S1 E4 Length 1:39:49 Premiere Date 09/22/21

Round Three: The Rivalry (1970 - 1974)

S1 E3 Length 1:50:20 Premiere Date 09/21/21

Round Two: What's My Name? (1964-1970)

S1 E2 Length 1:54:43 Premiere Date 09/20/21

Round One: The Greatest (1942-1964)

S1 E1 Length 2:09:25 Premiere Date 09/19/21

Cassius Clay Changes His Name to Muhammad Ali

Clip Length 03:50 Premiere Date 09/20/21

Muhammad Ali Marries Belinda Boyd in Chicago

Clip Length 02:50 Premiere Date 09/20/21

Outlash Follows Muhammad Ali's Criticism of the Vietnam War

Clip Length 06:15 Premiere Date 09/20/21

Muhammad Ali Is Found Guilty of Refusing the Draft

Clip Length 02:39 Premiere Date 09/20/21

Muhammad Ali Embarks on a Tour Across Africa

Clip Length 03:02 Premiere Date 09/20/21

Muhammad Ali's Focus on Racial Justice

Clip Length 02:03 Premiere Date 09/20/21

'I'm Free to be Who I Want to Be'

Clip Length 05:34 Premiere Date 09/20/21

Muhammad Ali Fights Cleveland 'Big Cat' Williams

Clip Length 02:12 Premiere Date 09/20/21

Muhammad Ali Refuses the Vietnam War Draft

Clip Length 06:15 Premiere Date 09/20/21

Critics Agree on Muhammad Ali

Preview Length 00:31 Premiere Date 09/19/21

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Round One: The Greatest (1942-1964) - S1 E1

Premiered On: 09/19/2021

Boxer Cassius Clay rises in 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.

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