Sonny Liston Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Only on AP: For NFL players, racial profiling often personalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | The Daily News-Record

    ... 1A draft classification. (AP Photo/GS, File) FILE - In this May 25, 1965, file photo, Muhammad Ali stands over Sonny Liston after knocking Liston down during their' heavyweight championship bout in Lewiston, Maine. (AP Photo/John Rooney, File) FILE ...

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  2. Sylvester Stallone declares Eagles will beat Patriots in SB 52Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2018 | USA Today

    ... #rockybalboa #strength #agentnickyc #superbowl The other is the iconic photo of Muhammad Ali standing over Sonny Liston with football helmets added. As you can see, Ali is in the Eagles helmet. In this one that Stallone shared on the day of the AFC ...

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  3. CVB approves MSP lights projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | News Tribune

    The painting of Sonny Liston on the inside of the stone walls of the former Missouri State Penitentiary has faded over the years so the Jefferson City Convention and Visitors Bureau is considering a project to restore it. The Jefferson City Convention and Visitors Bureau Board of Directors approved re-using two original light fixtures from the old prison's entryway during a Monday meeting.

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  4. Trash talk of 1000 B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2018 | Spero News

    ... went. When I say two, there's never a third, Standin' against me is completely absurd. (before his fight with Sonny Liston 1964) I've wrestled with alligators. I've tussled with a whale. I done handcuffed lightning. And throw thunder in jail. ...

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  5. Fox Argues Muhammad Ali Super Bowl Segment Is Free SpeechRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Through dramatic re-enactment and archival news footage, the segment recaptures Ali's 1964 title bout with Sonny Liston, his refusal to be inducted into the U.S. Army, his title loss to Joe Frazier and his comeback bout with George Foreman, among ...

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  6. Fetch Clay, Make Man Shows the Unlikely Friendship of Two Media IconsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | Houston Press

    ... him for about a year or nine months. When Muhammad Ali was asked about the anchor punch he used to knock out Sonny Liston, he said he learned it from Stepin Fetchit who learned it from Jack Johnson." Power is quick to point out that not everything ...

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  7. Curt Seeden: Recreation Center getting some major improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | The Wave

    ... don't want to date myself, but I remember one of our coaches listening to the Cassius Clay (later Muhammad Ali)-Sonny Liston heavyweight championship bout in which Clay knocked out Liston in the first round. Such memories are one of the reasons I'm ...

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  8. A slow start but a blazing finish for the KillersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | The Washington Post

    ... Wonderful ." This included "Run for Cover," a song highlighted by a dreamy reference to Vegas bad man Sonny Liston crooning Bob Marley, and "The Man," an arena-dance ditty built around a sample from Kool & The Gang's 1975 single "Spirit of the ...

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  9. Characters: The Good, The Bad and The UglyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2018 | Boxing Scene

    ... to package their products in order to 'sell' them, the ability to divide increases one's chances of conquering. Sonny Liston knew it only too well. The often-sullen former heavyweight champion said, "A boxing match is like a cowboy movie. There's ...

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  10. Sport24.co.za | SA Rugby pays tribute to former national skipperRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2017 | News24

    SA Rugby on Saturday paid tribute to former African Springbok captain Mpenduli "Liston" Ntshongwana, who passed away earlier this week. Ntshongwana, who was nicknamed 'Liston' after former world heavyweight boxing champion Sonny Liston, was a formidable loose forward who captained the African Springboks on a number of occasions in the 1970s against international touring teams.

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  11. Alex Saucedo Eyes Jose Ramirez, Flanigan vs. Hooker WinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | Boxing Scene

    Sonny Liston once said "My punches are just as hard in Chicago as in New York." The same held true in Alex Saucedo's case in 2017 as he picked up wins in both New York City and Chicago with the former being by way of a second round TKO in March.

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  12. Denys Berinchyk Secures KO Win To Capture WBO Regional BeltRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2017 | Boxing Scene

    ... what can only be named a reminiscent of infamous Mukhammad's Ali Phantom Punch in his second fight with Sonny Liston. "I need to keep winning this way in order to get Oscar Valdez's fight. I plan to become his mandatory so he will have no chance to ...

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  13. Hugh MacDonald: why great writers were drawn to Muhammad AliRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... on the balmy night of February 25, 1964, in a convention centre in Miami. He defeated the big bad wolf of Sonny Liston as Norman Mailer and Truman Capote watched, both knowing they were witnessing the transformation of brash, beautiful black man ...

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  14. Shows, tells and makes you feelRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | The Cricketer International

    ... Ryan strays far beyond any of cricket's wide boundaries. There is a photograph of Muhammad Ali knocking out Sonny Liston, another of the Bee Gees, and even a section of Monet's Water Lilies . The penultimate picture in the book is Joel Meyerowitz's ...

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  15. Nonfiction: Muhammad Ali, Beginning to End for the First Time in a BookRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... in the face of public opprobrium: he who, on the very day following his victory over the heavyweight champion Sonny Liston, in 1964, chose to defy the world's expectations by converting to the Nation of Islam - "I'm not a Christian anymore. I know ...

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  16. Dillian Whyte Erupts: Tony Bellew is a Coward, Disgusting AttitudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | Boxing Scene

    ... fight," Whyte told Drivetime. "He could have made so much money. These guys are a disgrace. Back in the day, Sonny Liston and George Foreman would have jumped in they've done it on short notice even Muhammad Ali did it. "They realised the importance ...

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  17. Sprayground Recruits Biaggio Ali Walsh for Ads, Opens Pop-up Shop in Times SquareRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | Women's Wear Daily

    ... a sign of his grandfather's famed float-like-a-butterfly-sting-like-a-bee vow before his career-changing Sonny Liston world heavyweight fight in 1964. The Sprayground pop-up's noon-to-midnight hours are meant to suit the round-the-clock crowd that ...

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  18. Trade Names: G.O.A.L. Performance Training offers training programs for athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    ... all the way to professionals. Wendy and Craig Coles stand under a giant photo of Muhammad Ali standing over Sonny Liston inside their business, GOAL Performance Training facility in Richmond, VA Monday, Nov. 6, 2017. They work with athletes from ...

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  19. Travel tales with Smitty: Stalking Hendrix, Ali, and Liston in MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... to appear. (BRUCE MACNAB) Want to walk in the footsteps of Jimi Hendrix? Want to see where Muhammad Ali dropped Sonny Liston with a phantom punch? Then head for Lewiston, Maine. It's an easy seven-hour drive from Nova Scotia thanks to the 75 mph ...

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  20. Sport24.co.za | Ali 'Fight Doctor' Pacheco dies at age 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | News24

    ... Pacheco, an American of Cuban and Spanish heritage, played a key role in Ali's 1964 title fight against Sonny Liston. Ali's blood pressure rose at the weigh-in and Pacheco was asked to examine the fighter away from the rowdy atmosphere. Ali admitted ...

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