Boxing

Great GIF Of Ali Dodging 21 Punches In 10 Seconds

Great GIF Of Ali Dodging 21 Punches In 10 Seconds

His reflexes are quick enough

As a GAA writer might phrase it, Ali gave a "fine exhibition" of the famous 'rope-a-dope' during the 1974 Rumble In The Jungle with George Foreman. And this little 10 second clip from later in his career is the ultimate in the 'rope-a-dope.' Cornered on the rope and looking for all the world like a sitting duck, Ali still manages to dodge a series of vicious blows in this bout.

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Conor Neville
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