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30/10 20:43 CET

Rope-a-dope: The Rumble in the Jungle 40 years on

Rope-a-dope: The Rumble in the Jungle 40 years on

The venue, the 20th of May Stadium, Kinshasa, Zaire. The date Tuesday October 30, 1974. The combatants, undefeated World Heavyweight Champion George Foreman against the challenger, the ‘Louisville Lip’ and arguably the most charismatic sportsman in history, Muhammad Ali. ‘The Rumble in the Jungle’ described…