SPORT/Lennox Lewis/Muhammad Ali
Heavy weight champion of the world, Lennox Lewis (left), winner of BBC Sports Personality of the Year, with Muhammad Ali, winner of BBC Sports Personality of the Century, at BBC Television studios in London. * 21/10/02: Lewis received the ultimate accolade in boxing when he was hailed as The Greatest by heavyweight legend Muhammad Ali. Ali, appearing at a fund-raiser for a Parkinson's Disease charity with Lewis, graciously passed on the mantle he claimed for himself at the height of his powers. "I was the greatest. I'm now no longer the greatest", he told the crowd at a Canadian Football League game in Toronto before pointing to Lewis. "He's the greatest, he's the champ".
Boxing - European Heavyweight Championship - Karl Mildenberger v Henry Cooper - Contract Signing
(L-R) British Heavyweight Champion Henry Cooper larks around with European Champion Karl Mildenberger after they signed contracts to fight each other at Wembley on 18th September
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Boxing - Muhammad Ali - London
World heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali (Cassius Clay) is visited by Georges (Gorgeous Georges) Carpentier. The veteran Frenchman, a former boxing champion visited the title holder at his London training quarters. Ali was preparing for his fight against Brian London.
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