Alakple is a town in the Anloga District of the Volta Region of Ghana. This town is situated along the south western part of the Keta lagoon. The bust of the prominent Africa American boxer Muhammad Ali is planted at the junction along the Anloga and Dabala road.
Muhammad Ali is no doubt one of the greatest boxers in history, the first fighter to win the world heavyweight championship on three separate occasions. In addition, he was known for his social message of black pride and black resistance to white domination and for refusing induction into the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War.
Boxing is one of the most watched sports on the planet. To perform at the greatest level, the game necessitates a high level of fitness and physical strength. In history, there have been many great boxers, and we will discuss them today. The article will discuss the great boxers and will rank them in order to determine who is the greatest of all time.
The Okomfo Anokye Sword is one of the wonders of the world. The history at the back of the sword which is firmly stuck into the ground remains historic and one that continues to amaze people from all walks of life. The 'immovable' sword which can be observed at the premises of the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital in the Ashanti regional capital, Kumasi was pushed into the floor with the aid of the famous Asante priest, Okomfour Anokye a powerful Ashanti priest of course. History has it that the sword was pushed
Boxing is one of the sporting disciplines which has gained some massive publicity over these years. The game have seen some amazing, artistic and skillful boxers from different countries entertain fans with their prowess. One of the household names associated with boxing is Muhammad Ali who is considered the best boxer of all time. Sugar Ray Leonard, Mike Tyson, Azumah Nelseon, George Foreman, Evander Holyfield, Joe Somkin Fraizer, Pernell Whitiker, Trevor Berbick, Julio Ceasar Chavez and many others make the
For those of us who watched Mike Tyson fight would agree with me that the legendary boxer was a monster during his fighting days. Tyson won is first belt at 20 years, and he was recorded as the youngest boxer to win a heavyweight title Also, 19 of Tyson professional fights he won by knockout and 12 of them in the first round
The Okomfo Anokye sword site is a popular tourist site in Kumasi. The 'immovable' sword driven into the ground by Okomfo Anokye in 1695 remains for over 300 years. Several people have tried to take out the sword but to no avail, including the former professional boxer, Muhammad Ali. The Okomfo Anokye sword is one of the wonders of the world. According to myths, it is a symbol of unity and strength for Ashantis. Accordingly, if the sword is removed, it will end the unity of the Ashanti kingdom. It is believed
Christy Martin ( born June 12, 1968 ) is a former American world Champion boxer and currently the CEO of Christy Martin promotion Christy Martin is a hall of fame women's boxer who ones captured the nation's attention for her prolific fighting skills.
A great man, outspoken, social activist, and a boxer. His name is Mohammed Ali. His charismatic nature helped him gain such popularity and respect at the time. Muhammad Ali was born Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr, in Louisville on January 17, 1942. Ali grew up at 3302 Grand Avenue in Louisiana's West.
Ali bragged. He talked non-stop and ran his motor mouth like he always did. He promised all his fans that he’d KO Holmes. When it was time to put up or shut up, he got his brains beaten in by a younger, smarter, craftier boxer and better athlete. Bundini Brown begs a badly beaten Muhammad Ali to “throw some punches” It was a shame. I didn’t want to watch, but everybody I knew watched so I relented. I told them it wasn’t going to be a fight. I said it would be pathetic. In fact it was the most pathetic
Magic Johnson: ′′ Zidane, it's me and Michael Jordan reunited ′′ Boris Becker: ′′ For me, Zidane is the third greatest champion in the history of sport behind Muhammad Ali and Michael Jordan. He's bigger than Maradona and Pele ′′ Gennaro Gattuso: ′′ We don't stop Zidane! I'll have to have a little luck, because the problem is that playing against Zidane, it's kind of like playing bonto: you see the ball, you don't see it anymore, you see the ball, you don't see it anymore ..... Against Zidane,
Two Japanese Nationals took a trip to Ghana to seek and buy gold to their country. They met man named Emmanuel Kojo Addo who introduced them to Muhammad Ali, A Ghanaian man who claims to be a gold merchant. Muhammad Ali sold seven tons of gold to the two Japanese for an amount of $150,000 United States Dollar.
Things that Lionel Messi fans should consider before uttering the words 'Zlatan Ibrahimović is better than Cristiano Ronaldo': 1. Zlatan Ibrahimović is not needed by his own country: * I find it hilarious that Lionel Messi fans like to brag about Zlatan Ibrahimović as a BETTER player than Cristiano Ronaldo in Serie A but they won't tell you that Sweden doesn't include him in their squads for friendlies and competitive matches. * After Cristiano Ronaldo denied Zlatan Ibrahimović and Sweden a spot in the 2014
When you talk about boxing legends, the first person that comes to mind is no other than Muhammad Ali, one of the greatest of all time in the history of not only Boxing but sports as a whole.If he is not your greatest well it’s your choice but he is my greatest boxing legend.
Black is just a colour. The mentality and creativity is the same. Here are black skinned people who become great and part of history in America. 3. Muhammad Ali. Muhammad Ali borned Cassius Marcellus Clay Junior was an American professional boxer. Muhammad Ali was Nicknamed The Greatest.
Boxing had seen a lot of great boxers in the centuries past since it started. With likes of the great Muhammad Ali, Joe Fraizer, George Forman, Bruno, Evander Holifield etc. Of all this Boxers, who made you love the game of Boxing? I didn't watch much of Muhammad Ali's bouts though he was a great boxer in the history of Boxing, and became an idol of Iron Mike Tyson. Among all these great hitters, Mike Tyson was a great fighter to me. The power behind his blows was like dropping a bag of cement above to catch,
Elvis Presley is the “King of Rock ‘n’ Roll” and has had a tremendous impact on music and artists that came after him.
Morgan added: "A supreme athlete and phenomenal competitor, who has won trophies in four different countries, Cristiano is the best real footballer to ever lace his boots." Below are Morgan's top 10 picks for sporting GOATs: 10. Ayrton Senna (F1/racing driver) 9. Wayne Gretzky (NHL/ice hockey) 8. Michael Phelps (swimmer) 7. Roger Federer (tennis) 6. Tiger Woods (golf) 5. Cristiano Ronaldo (football) 4. Usain Bolt (sprinter) 3. Muhammad Ali (boxing) 2. Michael Jordan (NBA/basketball) 1. Sir Don Bradman (cricket)
Nico Ali Walsh, grandson of Muhammad Ali, won by TKO in his professional boxing debut Saturday night. Ali Walsh landed a barrage of punches and prompted an eight-count earlier in the first round. While the referee allowed the fight to continue, it didn't go on for much longer, with Ali Walsh landing a flurry of punches on the overmatched Weeks.
Muhammad Ali, Michael Jordan, Serena Williams — once in a while, a superstar athlete comes along to captivate fans, inspire new generations and attain household-name status. Their sheer athleticism, accomplishments and larger-than-life personalities are unparalleled, and they become cultural institutions thanks to the skills they’ve devoted their lives to sharpening. But what happens when you combine that performance, tenacity and success with a drive to champion what’s right and improve people’s lives?