​September 15, 1978: Muhammad Ali Becomes The WBA Champ

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Ali fought a rematch in the New Orleans, Louisiana Superdome against Leon Spinks for the WBA version of the Heavyweight title, winning it for a record 3rd time.

Earlier that year, in February, Ali lost the heavyweight title to the 1976 Olympic Champion, Leon Spinks.

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  • Bill McCrary September 15, 2017 - 9:32 am Reply

    Please help me call for an assembly of event pictures, ad materials = posters, items, hotel & party activities, other. I was there & was working fight. It was bigger then imagined & reported.

  • Floyd September 15, 2017 - 10:56 am Reply

    Bill McCrary please share your experiences of the fights mentioned. My Email is garumco@aol.com. We need to keep the great activities in front of the younger generation so they can use it to plan their future.

    Floyd

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