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'He felt Tyson hit harder than anyone he'd ever faced': Muhammad Ali feared he wouldn't be able to beat Mike Tyson if they had fought - and admitted it, claims George Foreman Muhammad Ali rated Mike Tyson as one of the hardest-hitting heavyweights ever George Foreman claimed Ali told him he didn't feel like he could've beaten Tyson Tyson bean his boxing career four years after Ali had closed the curtain on his Ali's regarded best heavyweight of all time while Tyson one of the hardest hitters

By Jordan Seward For Mailonline

Published: 07:18 BST, 8 May 2020 | Updated: 07:28 BST, 8 May 2020

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Muhammad Ali admitted he wouldn't have been confident of beating Mike Tyson if the two heavyweights had ever faced off and felt that he was one of the most ferocious punchers he'd ever seen.

Former heavyweight world champion George Foreman has revealed what Ali said when he spoke with him about Tyson during the peak of his career.

Ali is widely regarded as the greatest heavyweight boxer of all time while Tyson is revered by many after capturing the imagination of millions during his rise to prominence in the late 1980s.

Muhammad Ali felt Mike Tyson hit harder than any heavyweight he had ever faced in his career

Muhammad Ali felt Mike Tyson hit harder than any heavyweight

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