Jun
08

TRIBUTE TO MUHAMMAD ALI, “THE GREATEST”

  TRIBUTE TO “THE GREATEST” — MUHAMMAD ALI by CAMERON DUODU WHEN “Cassius Clay” (as he then was) entered the ring to fight Sonny Liston for the World Heavyweight title in February 1964, I was afraid that Sonny Liston would kill him. Although Ali had won the Olympic gold medal in September 1960, before turning… Continue reading »

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Feb
17

WHY CRICKET IS SUCH A WONDERFUL GAME

WHY CRICKET IS SUCH A WONDERFUL GAME   by CAMERON DUODU “Giant-killing”, in any sport, is a delightful event. For some reason – associated, no doubt, with the sado-masochistic element present in everyone’s DNA – we do enjoy seeing someone or something “big” crushed/thrashed/walloped/slain by something small. Think of Muhammad Ali versus Sonny Liston (1964… Continue reading »

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