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Muhammad Ali holds the torch before lighting the Olympic Flame during the Opening Ceremony of the 1996 Centennial Olympic Games in Atlanta, Georgia

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STEFFI GRAF & ANDRE AGASSI: the union of two tennis stars from different cultures. Born in 1969 in West Germany, Graf is the first & only tennis player (male or female) to win all four Grand Slam singles titles and the Olympic gold medal in the same calendar year. Agassi was born in 1970 in Las Vegas, Nevada, and is considered to be one of the greatest tennis players of all time. His father, a former Olympic boxer for Iran, is of Armenian descent. His mother is an American.

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September 5, 1960: Cassius Clay (Muhammad Ali) captures light heavyweight gold medal at the Rome Olympics. Photo: Jerry Cooke/Sports Illustrated/Getty

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José ("Chegüi") Torres (May 3, 1936 – January 19, 2009), was a Puerto Rican professional boxer. As an amateur boxer, he won a silver medal in the junior middleweight at the 1956 Olympic Games in Melbourne. In 1965, he defeated Willie Pastrano to win the WBC and WBA light heavyweight championships. In 1997, he was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame.

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George Foreman, retired professional boxer, ordained Baptist minister, author and entrepreneur. He is a two-time World Heavyweight Champion and Olympic gold medalist. He was inducted into the World Boxing Hall of Fame and the International Boxing Hall of Fame. He is rated as the 8th greatest heavyweight of all-time and was named one of the 25 greatest fighters by The Ring magazine, which also ranked him as the 9th greatest puncher of all-time. His 'Foreman Grill' has sold 100M+ units…

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Muhammad Ali - (Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr.) Boxer, Philanthropist - born 01/17/1942 Louisville, Kentucky. Muhammad Ali is considered one of the greatest athletes in boxing history, winning both the coveted Golden Gloves title and an Olympic gold medal, among several other honors.

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@London2012 Greatest Olympic picture? Coe, Cram, Ovett -it's now Lord Coe and he runs the show!

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