"It was a great pleasure to fight Ali" - Joe Bugner

Tributes have been paid to the boxer Muhammed Ali, who celebrated his 70th Birthday on Tuesday.

Joe Bugner fought Ali twice in the seventies, but famously was never knocked out by the man regarded as the greatest of all time.

He told Radio 5 live Breakfast that he had fond memories of his old foe.

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