Flashback: Champ mesmerises M'sian fans on arrival

Malaysians were clearly electrified with the arrival of boxing champion Muhammad Ali on June 10,1975.

According to the front page of The Star then, there was a "tumultuous welcome" for him at the airport.

Seen as one of the greatest boxers in the history of the sport, he was in Malaysia for a fight with Joe Bugner.

And the winner? Do you even have to ask?

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