October 31, 2011 - 9:00am
For the last few years countless people have converged at the Muhammad Ali Center- in this segment I take a closer look at the center as a whole.
There is no question that one of the biggest names in the history of the sport of boxing is that of Muhammad Ali. And, Ali has been using his famed name in an attempt to inspire and motivate individuals from all over the world throughout his life.Louisville’s Muhammad Ali center is nothing...
August 8, 2011 - 9:00am
Locally, the city of Louisville has produced hall of famers in a vast array of areas, but what about professional boxing.
After seeing boxer, Manny Pacquiao doing a commercial which concluded with him bragging about his singing prowess, I started to think about “the sweet science. ”
May 12, 2011 - 9:00am
Overshadowed by Muhammad Ali Jimmy Ellis is a hometown legend as well and his boxing status is the focus of our next Sports legends of the Ville.
Boxing in the city of Louisville begins and ends with one name: Muhammad Ali, and in the press generated by Cassius Clay the legend of Jimmy Ellis is often overlooked. Perhaps not as prolific as Ali, Ellis offered a solid in-ring and out of ring presence that made him world champion and much more.
April 13, 2011 - 9:05am
Continuing to look at the great Louisville sports figures, let's take a few minutes to look at The Greatest
Perhaps there’s no greater image from the sport of boxing that Muhummad Ali standing over Sonny Liston in victory. However, the truth is that the story of Cassius Clay isn’t that simple. And, it’s the story of a legend that makes Muhammad Ali a ’Ville sports legend. The career of Muhammad Ali is...
February 28, 2011 - 4:17pm
The Ulimate Fighting Championship is coming to the Ville. That is when their program on the national station VERSUS makes its way to the YUM Center on Thursday
The Ultimate Fighting Championship, or UFC, has moved far past its days of being a renegade sport banned in many states around the country to become a powerhouse in spectator sports rivaling boxing and wrestling. And, the UFC is making its way to Louisville with its throngs of fans on Thursday for...