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Chuck Wepner and Muhammed Ali The story who inspired Rocky

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Muhammad Ali pictured at home to celebrate 73rd birthday after being released from hospital after serious urinary tract infection

Boxing legend: Ali, a three-time world champion, is seen above knocking Chuck Wepner against the ropes at a 1975 bout in Richfield, Ohio

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Muhammad Ali, The Greatest in pictures

Chuck Wepner is almost knocked through the ropes as Ali retains his heavyweight titles in Richfield in 1975

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Naomi Watts flashes her legs in racy gown at The Bleeder premiere

New movie: The Bleeder is an American biographical sports drama film, which documents the life of heavyweight boxer Chuck Wepner (Schreiber) and his 1975 fight with Muhammad Ali

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Never-before-seen pictures illustrate life of Muhammad Ali

In the locker room with Sylvester Stallone before the Earnie Shavers fight, Madison Square...

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Naomi Watts looks lovely in floral frock alongside Liev Schreiber

In the film:  Liev plays Chuck Wepner who almost went fifteen rounds with world heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali, while Naomi plays the boxer's third wife Linda