• Short Summary

    CASSIUS CLAY, THE WORLD HEAVY-WEIGHT BOXING CHAMPION, HAS BEEN PRONOUNCED FIT TO BEGIN TRAINING AGAIN FOR HIS TITLE DEFENCE AGAINST SONNY LISTON.

  • Description

    CASSIUS CLAY, THE WORLD HEAVY-WEIGHT BOXING CHAMPION, HAS BEEN PRONOUNCED FIT TO BEGIN TRAINING AGAIN FOR HIS TITLE DEFENCE AGAINST SONNY LISTON. LAST NOVEMBER CLAY UNDERWENT A HERNIA OPERATION, SHORTLY BEFORE HE WAS DUE TO MEET LISTON.

    THE TITLE FIGHT IS EXPECTED TO BE RESHEDULED FOR MAY. CLAY HAS SAID HE WILL FIGHT AN EXHIBITION BOUT IN CHICAGO FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE BLACK MUSLIM MOVEMENT LATER THIS MONTH.

    DURING A BREAK IN HIS TRAINING, THE WORLD CHAMPION SPOKE TO PRESSMEN.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAC6H2IOT6BQM5JZJUNIDZG78X4
    Media URN:
    VLVAC6H2IOT6BQM5JZJUNIDZG78X4
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/02/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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