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    S/V Mohammed Ali speaking at camera
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    49 ft


    Card with 'Ali fight for Visnews Seedney' Lundin 'We are the greatest'
    58 ft


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    60 ft


    Ali in stadium jousting with spectator, crowds laughing
    68 ft


    Ali in boxing ring, sparring, 'dancing' in Auckland
    143 ft


    'When you come tonight to watch me, you're going to watch the greatest fight of all time, the first man in the world to win the championship three times. I'm the fastest. James Allet?, the former heavyweight champion, he's looking for a reputation, but I'm going to show him. Joe Bugner European heavyweight champion, two men in one night you'll see, three hours Allet? three hours Bugner, consider yourselves lucky to have me just before I retire. You're the people who'll see the last of Mohammed Ali. This is my last time in the ring before I retire, because I'm retiring next month so come and watch me destroy James Allet, destroy Joe Bugner and tell all your friends you saw me, the greatest fighter of all time, the fastest and the prettiest.




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    Telerecording

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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    Film ID:
    VLVA142D6C9V484E5OKZR1SSYNRM6
    Media URN:
    VLVA142D6C9V484E5OKZR1SSYNRM6
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1979
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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