With the wit of a comedian, the footwork of
a tap dancer and a left jab like a sniper’s bullet,
Muhammad Ali blazed a trail across the
American cultural landscape that helped
transform a country’s attitude to race, religion
From the mean streets of Brooklyn to the glamour of
Las Vegas, and from 38 arrests as a wayward teen to 37
straight victories in the ring, Mike Tyson’s
unprecedented rise to the pinnacle of world
heavyweight boxing is the stuff of dreams.
Stand back and admire the sheer force and punching power of ‘The Big Bear’, Sonny Liston, in this collection of his greatest ever Heavyweight displays. Few could stand toe-to-toe with Liston in his prime, and these 11 knockout bouts show exactly why he was such a force to be reckoned with. Includes action from both of his World Title fights with Floyd Patterson, as well as brutal first round KO’s of Albert Westphal, Wayne Bethea, Roy Harris and Dave Bailey.
On his way to boxing immortality, the undefeated Rocky Marciano had to face the very best fighters of his generation. Future Hall of Fame boxers such as Joe Louis, ‘Jersey’ Joe Walcott and Ezzard Charles were all Champions in their own right, but none could find what it took to take down ‘The Brockton Blockbuster’, Rocky Marciano. See boxing legend come alive with bruising action from some of the most exciting bouts of his glittering career.