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The Conspiracy Of Muhammad Ali’s Fixed Fight

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Did Liston take a dive in this title fight?
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Muhammad Ali Taunting Sonny Liston
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Muhammad Ali Knocks Out Liston
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BIO MUHAMMAD ALI-LISTON
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Ali Defeats Liston
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Sonny Liston v Muhammad Ali
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Cassius Clay beats Sonny Liston for the heavyweight boxing title in Miami Beach, Florida.
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5-Okt, 2018

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th gh 8 soat oldin
you can see the impact from the punch just look at the way listons head shakes.
Vincent Karnik
Vincent Karnik 9 soat oldin
GIVE ME SHANE OR GIVE ME DEATH!!
Skate_ Or_Die
Skate_ Or_Die Kun oldin
Impeach trump 2019!
Dylan Wagner
Dylan Wagner 9 kun oldin
Yea watching the ufc for years I’ve seen people get knocked out from taps because they have been concussed in training before the fight plus weight cutting his head snaps back the punch landed enough said
nav ahmed
nav ahmed 10 kun oldin
In the end they threw ali in with realy young powerfull men to purposely end his carreer
nav ahmed
nav ahmed 10 kun oldin
Zoomed in you can clearly see listons head and side of the face wobble after ali threw a right which shocked liston and went down
Michael Spoto
Michael Spoto 10 kun oldin
"that looks like a dive'' - 2 dudes that have never watched a fight
Brave Heartstrong
Brave Heartstrong 11 kun oldin
I'm not taking nothing away from the GOAT ali. But this fight with Liston is fixed.
Why?
Why? 11 kun oldin
For those who think that Ali's knock out blow against Liston was weak, The punch Ali used in the video was what Ali called the "anchor punch" and this punch was so deceptively powerful because it was a counter to when people tried to jab at Ali's right side which made them extremely overextended and vulnerable, because of this overextension it allowed Ali to get a downward angle on his punch which made it far more powerful than it looks. This is compounded by the fact that Ali's "anchor punch" almost always landed squarely on the temple which is by far one of the best places to hit someone to knock them out. This doesn't even mention how in Liston's case he was so far overextended that his forward momentum also contributed to how hard the punch ended up being.
Kevin Smith
Kevin Smith 9 kun oldin
Why? The opponent also doesn't see it coming because his own extended jab obscures his view. Because of this he's unprepared for the impact of the punch.
Mohamed  Ansar
Mohamed Ansar 11 kun oldin
Wow... These white ferries probably have not had a jab in the face before and they saying the punch was light... Lol wtf..
E-101 Beta
E-101 Beta 11 kun oldin
The nation of islam is a cult.
Zr0 CLAN
Zr0 CLAN 12 kun oldin
Maybe Muhammad ali used his martials arts skills(baki)
Daveyboy _
Daveyboy _ 12 kun oldin
Obviously he took a dive
Engone Endong
Engone Endong 12 kun oldin
"Blinky is not blinking!!!" I'm dying!!! 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂
Carlos Eduardo
Carlos Eduardo 12 kun oldin
Not true, but interisting video
Jude Francis Yang
Jude Francis Yang 13 kun oldin
Next mystery: Where is Shane?
Koumori
Koumori 13 kun oldin
Who tf is Zack where's the other guy
Gabriel 03:00
Gabriel 03:00 13 kun oldin
Y'al dudes gotta understand.. everything in our society is a business.. entertainment such as boxing is a whole business.. they had large bets so they had to fix the fight in order to make money.
Joshua Orick
Joshua Orick 14 kun oldin
Where's shane?
Joe Walters Media
Joe Walters Media 14 kun oldin
Has no one noticed the Kray twins stood behind Liston when they were talking about the mafia. 5:58
Michael Trumph
Michael Trumph 15 kun oldin
Why don't u guys do your research before posting these type of videos ?!? Liston was not born in 1932, he was a lot older than stated. He was in his late 30's-early 40's when he fought Ali.
Quinten Albrecht
Quinten Albrecht 15 kun oldin
You can see the recoil on his face from the hit
Godor Mohammed
Godor Mohammed 15 kun oldin
That punch Definitely hit Liston
Xpert Gamer4627
Xpert Gamer4627 16 kun oldin
Sir do you not know that the phantom punch was a counter which doubles the impact so please do more research on boxing than what you see
Linda Halls
Linda Halls 16 kun oldin
You skeptics need to watch more of Ali's fights. He has knocked out several of his opponents while dancing backwards and landing a quick right.You can easily see Liston's head take a wobble. Phantom punches don't connect.
Tim Fleming
Tim Fleming 16 kun oldin
Liston took a dive there is zero doubt!
Marluxia
Marluxia 16 kun oldin
I believe Liston was playing possum, he definintley got hit but not hard
Jack Lussier
Jack Lussier 17 kun oldin
You guys are tryna tell me that one punch knocked out a heavyweight boxer? That wasn’t even that hard? And who tf falls like that? That’s fake asf.
luisito 713
luisito 713 18 kun oldin
At 3:20 you can see 2 guys wearing glasses in the stand. Who are they? And why is 1 acting like he's being told something through a microphone.
Renegade Zero
Renegade Zero 18 kun oldin
BuzzFeed you're cancer. I meant to click that I wasn't interested in this video. Fight wasn't fixed. FBI says no proof it was fixed, Ref says he saw the punch, Doctors say the punch happened and liston's head movements prove it was devastating. Delete this channel.
Marluxia
Marluxia 16 kun oldin
So you should just trust the FBI?, Not disagreeing as the punch clearly landed but don't even cite the governments 2 cents in any matter
KWRBT
KWRBT 19 kun oldin
Dude you ridicule the idea of Nation of Islam threatening to cap Sonny Liston.... AFTER THEY HAD JUST CAPPED MALCOLM X!!!!
Killatunga
Killatunga 19 kun oldin
But people can get knocked out by a clip on the face...
David Lopez
David Lopez 19 kun oldin
4:16 is that my boy Jeff Goldblum on the background?
anthony bryant
anthony bryant 20 kun oldin
That fight was fix period.
Bruce Light
Bruce Light 22 kun oldin
Ali would have still beat Liston anyway .
Mitchel Craig
Mitchel Craig 22 kun oldin
Clean connection. Liston was cracked with a perfectly time and placed punches that he didn’t see coming. You see Liston’s neck move from the impact. There was no fix. Ali landed a good shot. The camera angle made it difficult to see live. But anybody that knows what they’re watching understands what happened here.
Foot Fungus
Foot Fungus 22 kun oldin
Where’s *Shane?!*
Sqwishy Gukk
Sqwishy Gukk 23 kun oldin
My dads name is sonny 😂 people always spell it sunny and it makes me and my dad so mad😂 idk why
M&M Gaming
M&M Gaming 23 kun oldin
Mohammed Ali most certainly did have enough power to send someone to the canvas. Now, did he use that power often? No, it was more sloppy, he preferd to wear down his opponent's rather than go in for the kill, as we saw when he fought Joe Frazier.
fuxurgirl
fuxurgirl 24 kun oldin
These guys don't believe that Muslims are capable of murder?
Vinkulja Burazer
Vinkulja Burazer 24 kun oldin
4.16 that guy on the left is the zodiac killer
Vinkulja Burazer
Vinkulja Burazer 24 kun oldin
4:16
Newyear fat
Newyear fat 24 kun oldin
ZACK
Louis Dunn
Louis Dunn 25 kun oldin
Nope... shoot your other guy..... where's shane????
Danielle B
Danielle B 25 kun oldin
My dad was a friend and sparring buddy of Liston's and maintained up to his (my dad's) passing in 2014 that Liston had been killed by the mob.
Bardamu Vidal Olmos
Bardamu Vidal Olmos 25 kun oldin
I think you should do a much more controversial fight "The Rumble in the Jungle" George Foreman vs Muhammad Ali.
Baker Mayfield
Baker Mayfield 25 kun oldin
Do the Chris Benoit Case plz he's my favorite Wrestler of all time and the Case is very interesting
reginald merriweather
B.s it wasn't fixed he got shutdown plain and simple
MNSQualityyy
MNSQualityyy 26 kun oldin
yes the Nation of Islam
SgBepis
SgBepis 26 kun oldin
Do brazillian ronaldo on the 1998 world cup
Andrea Paige
Andrea Paige 27 kun oldin
fe-brew-arey
ribgribber lol
ribgribber lol 27 kun oldin
....wait,so you made a 17:33 minute video on debunking a myth But you didnt even debunk it?
Dinoosh De Livera
Dinoosh De Livera 28 kun oldin
The punch connects dude, you can see liston's head jerking after he got hit. This video is just poor. This] video is bull.
Amrel Archer
Amrel Archer 28 kun oldin
To people who says it is fixed: In boxing a counterpunch doesn't need much power. Accuracy matters just as much. Liston was swinging hence his weight and momentum was shifting forward, Ali just need to hit him enough to use Liston's momentum against hinself. If the punch connected to his temple or his chin, his brain would've shook his brain regardless of how strong a chin someone has. Sugar Ray Leonard was a similar fighter who lack power but makes it up with his technique and accuracy. Just because a fighter lack power it doesn't mean he can't score a knockout.
speedcuber786
speedcuber786 29 kun oldin
There ain't no theory dudes chill lol
rcknhrse
rcknhrse 29 kun oldin
NEXT mystery is how joe buck keeps his job
Rafael Angulo
Rafael Angulo 29 kun oldin
Radical Islam
chloe miller
chloe miller Oy oldin
We love Shane AND Zack
DR. Inactive
DR. Inactive Oy oldin
WE WANT SHANE BACK!!!!!
Baby Baobei
Baby Baobei Oy oldin
Nah.... Save the 17 minutes n watch the other videos on this channel instead..
stefen bernitt
Mike Tyson is the goat
yellowbeans01
yellowbeans01 Oy oldin
The footage clearly shows him getting hit. The argument should be if it was hard enough to knock him out, which is pure speculation
Master Of Disaster
The two persons so silly and illetre
I. Wynn Wynn
I. Wynn Wynn Oy oldin
Ali was an overrated loudmouth narcissist
I. Wynn Wynn
I. Wynn Wynn Oy oldin
That punch 🥊 was obviously 🙄 not a knock out and it was a dive
I. Wynn Wynn
I. Wynn Wynn Oy oldin
Sonny had a great fear of needles so it was suspicious 😒 of his needle marks
lennon tulsa
lennon tulsa Oy oldin
The man was killed!
I. Wynn Wynn
I. Wynn Wynn Oy oldin
Blinky sounds scarier than sweetheart
I. Wynn Wynn
I. Wynn Wynn Oy oldin
It was a dive. Liston was a better boxer than Ali.
I. Wynn Wynn
I. Wynn Wynn Oy oldin
Do sonny Liston’s mysterious death next
lennon tulsa
lennon tulsa Oy oldin
"Unsolved Mysteries" did one more than 25 years ago.
Yukiopmx
Yukiopmx Oy oldin
There's only one way it was a dive and it was that Sonny didn't want to go on getting beat so he dived
RetroNite
RetroNite Oy oldin
White people were mad that Ali reverted to Islam and was a black man in the 60s, which is why they didn’t want to believe he connected the blow.
Elizabeth
Elizabeth Oy oldin
Did anyone else realize there was a guy facing the back of Ali with a camera? He has to have film/photo of Ali’s punch.
ソトルーベン・ヤトニエル
I could see both sides.
Mark Del Figgalo
“THEY’RE SAYING THAT THIS IS A FAKE PUNCH, THAT THIS IS WWE” “ÿëä”- Ryan
The Real E
The Real E Oy oldin
Bro Zack's reason for every conspiracy being fake is sour grapes SMH
Joe Gazali
Joe Gazali Oy oldin
Ali being connected to the NOI is interesting as they have well known connections to Freemasonry and their is a possibility that the Freemasons wanted to push the mob out of boxing, like they did with Vegas, local lotteries and with the assistance of the FBI (Hoover was a gay Mason who the mob had dirt on but eventually had to go after and did) they seem to have accomplished their goals. Which makes you wonder who the real gangsters are... Crime is not better without the Mob, it is worse. They were bad, but the mobs that moved in are worse. Even in Italy Cammora, Ndranghetta, are the power, not the "Mafia."
Touge Warrior
Touge Warrior Oy oldin
People who don’t know about Boxing shouldn’t make video about it and make false claim...Oh wait this is Buzz Feed
sazti
sazti Oy oldin
Liston's head got rocked because he went into the punch
KNIGHT GAMER
KNIGHT GAMER Oy oldin
Can u talk about aliens 👽 again
Junior Contreras
Watch forest griffin vs Anderson Silva 🤷🏾‍♂️ IT HAPPENS!! A hit on the sweet spot doesn’t need much force
Philo Beddoe
Philo Beddoe Oy oldin
you can see his head move when he got hit.
Ankit Patra
Ankit Patra Oy oldin
Your video is very poorly organised , without even slightest of insight.
Nick Jones
Nick Jones Oy oldin
What about the mystery of the roided out Steelers of the 1970’s. There’s a theory they were so dominant and won their 4 Super Bowls because they were using steroids to gain an unfair advantage.
DrAaXaGoN
DrAaXaGoN Oy oldin
If you watched SONNY head when Ali punches, you can see his head move suddenly when it gets contacted
Inf Know
Inf Know Oy oldin
I'm not saying it isn't fixed but Liston was moving into the punch and it was a lightning fast over-the-jab counter. Combined, that could very easily drop someone as they usually don't see counters coming.
Uncle Quack
Uncle Quack Oy oldin
Did anyone here see the punch from Seth Petruzelli that KOed Kimbo slice? it was a short right that looked weak, but down goes Slice, Same here with Ali- Liston it was a short corkscrew right, yeah it was enough to ko Liston. same as the Kimbo KO was the LIston KO.
Preethika Shetty
The guy in the right side at 10:39 looks like a hybrid of Shane Madej and Liam Neeson!!!
Cory Ahenakew
Cory Ahenakew Oy oldin
He landed that right cross on liston's temple knocking his equilibrium. A punch there well disorient a person, and ultimately knock them out or put them in a daze. Most of those people calling it a fixed fight probably never stepped foot inside a ring
Joshua Allen Gaming and Vlogs Roblox
Ali is the best he hit the punch
Karl Kleve
Karl Kleve Oy oldin
Watching someone who has clearly never thrown a punch or had one thrown at him call Liston’s jab “terrible” and Ali’s counter a “weak punch” is pretty hilarious. Maybe the two least athletic guys in the world should show just a tiny bit of respect for two legends of boxing.
Karl Kleve
Karl Kleve Oy oldin
Ali clearly fades back to slip Liston’s jab, and throws a cross over the top of the jab. A perfectly placed cross, thrown by a true heavyweight, on the jaw of a man moving forward can easily knock them out. The punch clearly lands and moves Liston’s jaw when it impacts.
Zach Sutton
Zach Sutton Oy oldin
Man, he hit the hell out of Liston. That was a hard punch. Slo-mo proves it.
escarsegat
escarsegat Oy oldin
mob dont do loose ends
Morgan Sides
Morgan Sides Oy oldin
Hosts watch video and see Listons head bobble due to Ali's punch "oh yeah it's hard to tell if it connects". Lol what?? You can clearly see Liston's head react to the punch. Like CLEARLY.
JI400_RED_TOP JI400_RED_TOP
Y'all be geeking too much
JI400_RED_TOP JI400_RED_TOP
I seen it he hit him all it take is one hit sometimes
Joe Naab
Joe Naab Oy oldin
If anyone wants to know how easy it is to be knocked out cold just move to 1:03. The rolling around aspect is weird tho. uzvid.com/video/video-Rt1IIJMpcgI.html
Bilal Siddiqui
Ali's biggest mistake admitted by him was not joining Malcolm X when he exposed the Nation of Islam, atleast he follow Malcolm's path afterwards.
Bilal Siddiqui
Blinky 😂😂😂🤦‍♂️
Dylan Pretty
Dylan Pretty Oy oldin
12:58 sssssssss
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