Who won in Ali vs Frazier 3?
Ali won by technical knockout (TKO) after Frazier’s chief second, Eddie Futch, asked the referee to stop the fight after the 14th round. The contest’s name is derived from Ali’s rhyming boast that the fight would be “a killa and a thrilla and a chilla, when I get that gorilla in Manila.”
Did Ali ever knock down Frazier?
Ali won a clear unanimous decision by using his speed to outpoint Frazier in a fight with no knockdowns.
How many times did Ali lose to Frazier?
In 1971, Muhammad Ali was on his 32nd winning streak when he fought and lost to Joe Frasier in New York City via a unanimous decision. Since then, Muhammad Ali lost to five more equally great boxers before finally retiring.
Who won the fight between Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier in 1975?
Frazier won in 15 rounds via unanimous decision. It was the first of a trilogy, followed by the rematch fights Super Fight II (1974) and Thrilla in Manila (1975), both won by Ali.