One of Ali’s more famous fights that did not include Joe Frazier, George Foreman or Ken Norton was against Ernie Terrell. It has been always called the What’s my name fight as Ali punished Terrell and taunting him by saying what’s my name? Terrell was known as a fighter that makes other fighters look bad real bad, also known for roughhouse tactics is what eventually made for a punishing fight against Muhammad Ali. Ernie Terrell passed away recently at age 75. In 55 professional fights, he posted a 46-9 record with 21 knockouts. R.I.P. Ernie Terrell. Courtesy of you tube here is the full fight of Muhammad Ali vs Ernie Terrell.
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