Muhammad Ali vs. Joe Frazier 1st Bout

March 1971, in the first of three epic bouts, the undefeated Muhammad Ali, stripped a few years back of his belt due to his refusal to fight in Vietnam, challenged the undefeated Joe Frazier in what had come to be known as "The Fight of the Century". In the early rounds it was Ali's fight. But gradually Frazier took over untill in the 11th round Frazier sent Ali to the ropes. The fight had lasted the full 15 rounds with Frazier the undisputed winner