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...Jr. wins the New York City Marathon in 2:26:30 and Kathy Switzer capture the women's division in 3:07:29.1977 - Muhammad Ali wins a unanimous 15-round decision over Earnie Shavers at Madison Square Garden in New York to retain his world heavyweight...
Today in sports history touchdown passes to tie an NFL record and give the Minnesota Vikings a 52-14 victory over the Baltimore Colts.1976 - Muhammad Ali wins a unanimous 15-round decision over Ken Norton at Yankee Stadium in New York to retain his world heavyweight title...
Today in sports history

...1973 - Archie Griffin of Ohio State starts his NCAA record string of 31 games of rushing for at least 100 yards.1978 - Muhammad Ali becomes the first three-time heavyweight champion with a unanimous 15-round decision over Leon Spinks at the Superdome...
Today in sports history

May 251948 - Ben Hogan wins the PGA championship, beating Mike Turnesa in the final round, 7 and 6.1965 - Muhammad Ali knocks out Sonny Liston a minute into the first round in the controversial rematch for Ali's heavyweight title. Listed as...
Today In Sports History

...Glen Davis of Columbus, Ohio, sets a world record in the 400 hurdles with a time of 49.2 in Budapest, Hungary.1966 - Muhammad Ali knocks out Brian London in the third round to retain his heavyweight title.1972 - Gary Player wins his second PGA golf...
Canceled Muhammad novel finds a new publisher

...A historical novel about the prophet Muhammad and his child bride that was pulled by...acknowledged pulling the novel about Muhammad and his third wife, Aisha. The publisher...Islamic leaders who said it insulted Muhammad and his family. The publisher expressed...
Spencer, Ashraf to wed

E. Sophie Spencer and Muhammad "Mo" Arif Ashraf wed on May 25, 2013 at The Outing Lodge at Pine...Carolina Hospitals in Chapel Hill, N.C.The groom is the son of Muhammad Ashraf and Robina Ashraf of St. Louis, Mo. He graduated from...
'Medora' taps the common language of sports

- Muhammad Ali acts like a giddy child in the cockpit of a jet flying to Zaire and piloted by Africans. "I'm free," Ali exclaims...
Today In Sports History, Feb. 6

...signs a contract with the Boston Red Sox for $135,000, making him the highest paid player in major league history. 1967 - Muhammad Ali successfully defends his world heavyweight title with a 15-round decision over Ernest Terrell in the Houston Astrodome...
Q&A with Grameen Foundation founder Alex Counts

...being developed by Grameen Bank. He trained under Professor Muhammad Yunus, the founder and managing director of Grameen Bank and...for Grameen Foundation came from the work of Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus and Grameen Bank in Bangladesh. I first became interested...


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