Artwork Story Sting like a bee - back
Muhammad Ali, deemed the greatest boxer of all time and the most significant and celebrated sports figure of the 20th century.
He defended his world championship title a total of 19 times throughout his 21-year long career. Ali was first directed towards boxing at the age of twelve during an encounter with policeman Joe Martin. During the encounter, young Ali was fuming over his recent bike theft and told the policeman, he wanted to find the thief and beat him up. Joe Martin told young Ali, he better learn how to box first and thus the Greatest started his journey to the top.