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September 16 - 30, 2017 PHILIPPINE ASIAN NEWS TODAY 29 Ali-Frazier III: More than fight Since coming out of hibernation brought about by his suspension for refusal to be drafted into the military, Muhammad Ali had, notice- ably been a predictable ring workman. When he was allowed to return to action after three years and knocked Jerry Quarry out in the third round, in the City Auditorium in At- lanta on October 26, 1970, Ali showed he had consider- ably mellowed down, matured physically and mentally. His words once quippy and hu- morously arrogant turned ex- pended with much thought. The new Muhammad Ali became matured, busi- ness-like, decisive and took the dullness of fights as he did with Chuck Wepner, Ron Lyle, Joe Bugner and George Foreman from whom he took back his world heavyweight title, thus, becoming the only second man in the history of the division to win the crown as many times. He had coined de- scriptives like “Rope-A-Dope,” “Mirage,” “Russian Rank,” “Gorilla.” On October 1, 1975, Ali put his heavyweight belt on the line against old nemesis Joe Frazier, whom he tried to disarm by calling the challenger “Gorilla,” In his stunning title win over Foreman on Octo- &W"3sBƒ6vVBPv&Br2( &RF^( Чv&VBVffV7FfVǒ2fЧfW"RfVvB7W'G2f`vF&Bf&R6&F2&WGW&rF2FVfV6fR&P7GW&RB6rFRFRЦfVFr6( 2VW&wv7BvWW"0f'7BFFRFVfV6R&6BsRƒ6&VBƗGFR`2&RF7F2vF6WFpR6VB( ֗&v^( FBv0&VǒFr7V6W6W@FfRv26VvW.( 0&FRBFVvW72Ɛ6VvBFRf&V@vFFR&VfW&VR6ƖrV@FFR6FW7BvFW72F֖WFRVgBFR&WBv7BǖRfW F2FW"FRFFR&WFVBЦW"g&FVfW"VBG0gFW"&VG2'WBƒVFV@BFRWBvF&'&vR`Vsg&w2VǒbFP6RV"ƞ( 2&GvvfWrFVVW"Ff6PVvƗ6'VvW"BVЦFW"FR66&6rVBbPFVw&VR6FRFRW&FV7FFVƖRFRFW'2&RЦf&RBv2FRWW&VFFVFW"vfVBFFRЦƗfW"v7Bg&W""&VBFFR7WW fvBV'#sBƒv2VffV7FfRvF26Ц&F22vV226VVЦvǒVvGrF7F722PWfVVBWR6VBFPf7F'V6RBV6W76FBЦrFRw&BfRF&गBv266RfvB@FVvƒv26G&VFG26RvBvVBfPVVBBFRV6VFW &VVf"R&VG3FV f'7B6762F6&6sƒfVB6VbǒЦrFR6f2FRWF&VBvfrg&W""ЦGFV66G&VFW&RBWfW"&VVF6WvF7V6GW&6V֗7G'FR7WW"fv@v2FW6vVBF&RFB6762FW&Rv2vVVPF6ƖRf"RFW"'W@FW&R6BG&VVFW0WGV&W7V7BFRFЦW"ǒfWrFWFW2`6VBWfW"GWƖ6FRFP&FRFRGvB&VVPFvVW&FRFV"&WfW0VWFw2FW6Rw&VFVG0vW&RWV7FVBFfRFVЦrVffV7BFRWF6R`FRf6FW"bFRG&wगBv2&RFfvBF&FBv2F&RFfvBF&rBFRv&BࢄB6֖wVV2f"fƗ7W7F'2G2VW7Bf w&B6VFVBvVFW6FvB6֖wVV&VW"V6ǒ6gFVBG2f7W0FffW&VB6BB7F'FR&VW&VpfRFV"6vG26WBfW'F66V7WFfR$ЦR7W66fVBFB2WfW"&VVFP&Vf&R( vRW7BfRFfPv^( &RvrF&V6P&6WB6fW&V6RvR67FR7F'vFfW 7G&vBfƗFFW2( Ч6BVR"f&FfƒЧgFW"4"vB&vW@'&&vvV'&FP#rvfW&'>( 7WV"ЧFW&f2गBv2gVW@f"FR&VW&Vv7VbЦfW&VBFV"v'7B72bFP6V6FR6WF&6vWfW"6WBFw2W'7V7FfPf"6֖wVV( ħW7B( 6W6RvRF( @vFRw&B6FW6( @VvRFF( BfRw&V@V"( wV&B6&2&726B( vRBw&VBV"vRvGv6fW&V6W2ffRWB`R662N( 2@fW&R( Ю( 6RЧFW0Pf6'BƖfR6RЧFW2N( 2rP&V6R&6g&Ч6'F6֖w26( 7W&RBvW'BBW'G2bW2FR6W"&Ц'WBFW&^( 26P6֖W2fW"FW&PBvRvB6RЧFrFf"FRfƗ2FvFB6fW&V6PfW"7G&vB( Х&70&RЦƖWfW2FRFFRb&RЦrFR&W7BFVFR$7F&Vw2FFR&VW&VFW7FRFV"V&ǒWB( vR&RFRFVfVBЦr62bFRФfƗFR7BF&VRV'2v^( fR&VVFR&W7BFVFR$f"FR7BF&VR fW"V'>( R6B( ħW7B6W6RvRfV6'BFFFW6( BVv^( &R7FBFR&W7BFVFBbVRFF@v^( &R7FFR&W7BFVFP$&Vv&FW72bW"6'BЦ6֖w2F26fW&V6R( ХFR3"זV"B&72vv2FRf2eFP#rƗR7W6BFPFV6( BvBF&R&6FR6W'B( v^( &RVvW"FvW@vrFRfƗvPvBFFR&W7BB&W7@W"&FW2&V6W6RN( 2pV"BvRVB&PvW2'f"FFVЦFR$6vRVVBF&W7@W"&FW26R&6@FVfVBW"7&v( vЦv6'VƖ&f'FW7vW'2g&7BvVV( 277VPFFVB##V6W2FRf'7Bfv@v7BvVFW""FRvW"bFV"7&BfvBv27&Vf7VW2&&W'B''2r660WrVW7F0rV6W2FB&62F@v7BvVFW"FV"6V6BfvC"v2FRvW7B&VvrTd26bFS2r662FW26fSuurĕT4Uu5DD4