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What Aussie boxer great fought Muhammed Ali?

David of Sydney... Aussie Joe Bugner

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In which battle were chemical weapons first used by Germany?


Okay then, see if you can figure out the physics of this one. When turning left and right while hovering, a helicopter will rise and fall. Why is that?


For all the aviation experts out there... what is it, in three words, that limits a helicopter’s forward speed?

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Ali was called Cassius Clay at the time.

Tony Madigan. In the Olympic games I think

"Aussie" boxer Anthony Madigan fought Ali even if he was not called Ali at that time.
Ali was the same man Madigan fought and not a different man just because his name was later changed.

József Kreul "Joe" Bugner is a Hungarian-born British-Australian former heavyweight boxer and actor. He holds triple nationality, being a citizen of Hungary and a naturalized citizen of both Australia and the United Kingdom. Wikipedia:

Tony Madigan actually fought Cassius Clay
Joe Bugner fought Muhammed Ali as Bugner was a naturalised Australian citizen when he fought him.

Aussie Pom Joe Bugner

you got it badjack

Aussie Joe Bugner

What happen to Aussie Joe Bugner, wasn't he Australian ?

Anthony Madigan