February 25: On this day in 1964, a legend begins as a young contender named Cassius Clay does the impossible and stops Sonny Liston in the seventh round to become the heavyweight champion of the world. Clay would soon change his name to Muhammad Ali and go on to become one of the most recognized names in all of sports history. Video after the break.
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