Kemper Lakes, Ill; Friday July 19th; 1996. With no adoring gallery, no "Arnie's Army" and not a spectator in sight. One year after his last appearance at The British Open, legendary golfer Arnold Palmer tees-off from the tenth tee of the back nine at a Seniors event near Chicago.
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Scotrun, Pa; April 13, 1996. Heavyweight fighter  Lennox Lewis training at Caesars Brookdale Resort in the Pocono mountains,Pennsylvania. Lewis trains for his May 10, 1996. against Ray Mercer at New York’s Madison Square Garden
Scotrun, Pa; April 13, 1996. Heavyweight fighter Lennox Lewis training at Caesars Brookdale Resort in the Pocono mountains,Pennsylvania. Lewis trains for his May 10, 1996. against Ray Mercer at New York’s Madison Square Garden
Las Vegas, Nv; Mike Tyson enters the ring dressed in a gown before his figfht with Donovan "Razor" Ruddock at The Mirage Hotel and Casino. March 18, 1991.
Las Vegas, Nv; Mike Tyson enters the ring dressed in a gown before his figfht with Donovan "Razor" Ruddock at The Mirage Hotel and Casino. March 18, 1991.
Catsklill, Ny A young Mike Tyson trains for an upcoming fight against Sam Scaff at The Felt Forum in Manhattan. Nov 28, 1995.
Catsklill, Ny A young Mike Tyson trains for an upcoming fight against Sam Scaff at The Felt Forum in Manhattan. Nov 28, 1995.
New York, Ny; Muhammad Ali mocks fellow heayweight boxer Chuck Wepner aka " The Bayonne Bleeder" during a press conference in The Rainbow Room at Rockefeller Centre to announce their March 4, 1975 fight at The Richfield Coliseum, Ohio. 1975
New York, Ny; Muhammad Ali mocks fellow heayweight boxer Chuck Wepner aka " The Bayonne Bleeder" during a press conference in The Rainbow Room at Rockefeller Centre to announce their March 4, 1975 fight at The Richfield Coliseum, Ohio. 1975
Deer Lake, Pa; Aug 20, 1974. Muhammad Ali returns to his mountaintop training camp by helicopter.
Deer Lake, Pa; Aug 20, 1974. Muhammad Ali returns to his mountaintop training camp by helicopter.
Las Vegas, Nv; August 16, 1995. The grave marker for Charles 'Sonny" Liston at Paradise Memorial Gardens near McCarren airport, Las Vegas.
Las Vegas, Nv; August 16, 1995. The grave marker for Charles 'Sonny" Liston at Paradise Memorial Gardens near McCarren airport, Las Vegas.
Deer Lake,, Pa;; Sept 3, 1975. Muhammad Ali answers a reporters question between rounds while trining for his third fight with Joe Frazier in Manila.
Deer Lake,, Pa;; Sept 3, 1975. Muhammad Ali answers a reporters question between rounds while trining for his third fight with Joe Frazier in Manila.
Las Vegas, Nv;Nov 9, 1996. Mike Tyson v Evander Holyfioeld " The Color of Rage," MGM Grand Hotel & Casino.
Las Vegas, Nv;Nov 9, 1996. Mike Tyson v Evander Holyfioeld " The Color of Rage," MGM Grand Hotel & Casino.
New York, Ny;Feb 2000. "The Raging Bull" Jake LaMotta
New York, Ny;Feb 2000. "The Raging Bull" Jake LaMotta
Las Vegas, Nv; Sept 25, 2006. Floyd Mayweather Jr; trains for his fight with Ricky Hatton.
Las Vegas, Nv; Sept 25, 2006. Floyd Mayweather Jr; trains for his fight with Ricky Hatton.
St. Lucia, W. Indies. March, 1991. George Foreman trains for his April 19, 1991 fight with Evander Holyfield
St. Lucia, W. Indies. March, 1991. George Foreman trains for his April 19, 1991 fight with Evander Holyfield
Poughkeepsie, Ny; Sept 26, 1995. The gnarled fists of heavyweight boxer Flod Patterson.
Poughkeepsie, Ny; Sept 26, 1995. The gnarled fists of heavyweight boxer Flod Patterson.
Atlantic City, Nj; Feb 7, 1992. Larry Holmes catches Ray mercer with a rick hook sending water and perspiration flying.
Atlantic City, Nj; Feb 7, 1992. Larry Holmes catches Ray mercer with a rick hook sending water and perspiration flying.
Naples, Fla; 1997. Three great tennis champions L/R Bjorn Borg, John McEnroe and Jimmy Conners.
Naples, Fla; 1997. Three great tennis champions L/R Bjorn Borg, John McEnroe and Jimmy Conners.
Deer Lake, Pa; Sept, 1980. Muhammad Ali trains for his fight with Larry Holmes. He nicknamed himself "Dark Gable" after growing a mustache.
Deer Lake, Pa; Sept, 1980. Muhammad Ali trains for his fight with Larry Holmes. He nicknamed himself "Dark Gable" after growing a mustache.
Kemper Lakes, Ill; July 27, 1996. Exactly one year after his very last appearance at The British Open Arnold Palmer tees off from the ninth on a lonely back nine.
Kemper Lakes, Ill; July 27, 1996. Exactly one year after his very last appearance at The British Open Arnold Palmer tees off from the ninth on a lonely back nine.
Elmont, Long Island, Ny; 1985. The runners and riders round the final turn on a very wet Belmont racetrack.
Elmont, Long Island, Ny; 1985. The runners and riders round the final turn on a very wet Belmont racetrack.
Naples, Fla; 1997. Tennis great Bjorn Borg playing under the lights at The Kensington golf & tennis club.
Naples, Fla; 1997. Tennis great Bjorn Borg playing under the lights at The Kensington golf & tennis club.
San Antonio, Tx; May 1976. Former England World Cup winning captain Bobby Moore, now playing for the San Antonio Thunder in the NASL He is seen here with son Dean after a round of golf.
San Antonio, Tx; May 1976. Former England World Cup winning captain Bobby Moore, now playing for the San Antonio Thunder in the NASL He is seen here with son Dean after a round of golf.
; May 116 976. Former England World Cup winning captain Bobby Moore, now playing for the San Antonio Thunder in the NASL He is seen here playing against the Tampa Bay Rowdies.
; May 116 976. Former England World Cup winning captain Bobby Moore, now playing for the San Antonio Thunder in the NASL He is seen here playing against the Tampa Bay Rowdies.
Verona, Ky; 1996. Retired Champion Jockey Steve Cauthen with two of his daughters, Katelyn (left) and Karlie
Verona, Ky; 1996. Retired Champion Jockey Steve Cauthen with two of his daughters, Katelyn (left) and Karlie
Las Vegas, Nv; June 28 1997. Tyson v Holyfield 2, "The Bite Fight."The ring doctore examines Holyfield's right ear after Mike Tyson bit off a portion of it in the third eound.
Las Vegas, Nv; June 28 1997. Tyson v Holyfield 2, "The Bite Fight."The ring doctore examines Holyfield's right ear after Mike Tyson bit off a portion of it in the third eound.
Chicago, Ill; 9 July, 1983. Britains heavyweight champion Frank Bruno knocks-out Mike Jameson in the second round.
Chicago, Ill; 9 July, 1983. Britains heavyweight champion Frank Bruno knocks-out Mike Jameson in the second round.
Los Angeles, Ca; May 1976. George Best (left) and Charl;ie Cooke playing for the LA Aztecs.
Los Angeles, Ca; May 1976. George Best (left) and Charl;ie Cooke playing for the LA Aztecs.
Miami, Fla; May, 1994. World heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis trains at Gerritts Gym in Miami where a painting of Muhammad Ali adorns the walls. Lewis will fight Phil Jackson on May 6, 1994.
Miami, Fla; May, 1994. World heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis trains at Gerritts Gym in Miami where a painting of Muhammad Ali adorns the walls. Lewis will fight Phil Jackson on May 6, 1994.
New York, Ny; April 29,2000. Lennox Lewis ko's Michael Grant in the second round during their fight at Madison Square Garden.
New York, Ny; April 29,2000. Lennox Lewis ko's Michael Grant in the second round during their fight at Madison Square Garden.
Old Trafford, Manchester, Lancs; UK. Feb 14, 1970. Manchester United's George Best slips a tackle from Crystal Palaces'  David Payne.
Old Trafford, Manchester, Lancs; UK. Feb 14, 1970. Manchester United's George Best slips a tackle from Crystal Palaces' David Payne.
East Rutherford, Nj; Pele the great Brazilian football / soccer player becomes emotional as he bids farewell to 77,000 adoring fans before he plays his very last game for the NY Cosmos at Giants Stadium
East Rutherford, Nj; Pele the great Brazilian football / soccer player becomes emotional as he bids farewell to 77,000 adoring fans before he plays his very last game for the NY Cosmos at Giants Stadium
East Rutherford, Nj; Pele the great Brazilian football / soccer player becomes emotional as he bids farewell to 77,000 adoring fans before he plays his very last game for the NY Cosmos at Giants Stadium. His Brazilian colleague Carlos Alberto consoles him.
East Rutherford, Nj; Pele the great Brazilian football / soccer player becomes emotional as he bids farewell to 77,000 adoring fans before he plays his very last game for the NY Cosmos at Giants Stadium. His Brazilian colleague Carlos Alberto consoles him.
Las Vegas, Nv; April 26, 1979. Bjorn Borg and 8 yrat-od Andre Agassi at Caesars Palace Hotel & Casino.
Las Vegas, Nv; April 26, 1979. Bjorn Borg and 8 yrat-od Andre Agassi at Caesars Palace Hotel & Casino.
New York, Ny; July, 1991. Mike Tyson and promoter Don King's house on East 69th; Street in Manhatta,
New York, Ny; July, 1991. Mike Tyson and promoter Don King's house on East 69th; Street in Manhatta,
Catskill, Ny; Nove 28, 1985. Mike Tyson trains at the gym above the police station in Catskill.
Catskill, Ny; Nove 28, 1985. Mike Tyson trains at the gym above the police station in Catskill.
Las Vegas, Nv; Nov 9, 1996 Mike Tyson v Evander Holyfield 1. "The Color of Rage" Holyfield grimaces as he delivers a body shot to Tyson.
Las Vegas, Nv; Nov 9, 1996 Mike Tyson v Evander Holyfield 1. "The Color of Rage" Holyfield grimaces as he delivers a body shot to Tyson.
Catskill, Ny; Nov 28,1985. Mike Tyson with one of his "tumbler" pigeons.
Catskill, Ny; Nov 28,1985. Mike Tyson with one of his "tumbler" pigeons.
Catskill, Ny; Nov 28, 1985. Mike Tyson with one of his "tumbler" pigeons.
Catskill, Ny; Nov 28, 1985. Mike Tyson with one of his "tumbler" pigeons.
Catskill, Ny; Nov 28, 1985. Mike Tyson finishes a strenuous sparring session in preparing for his upcoming fight against Sam Scaff.
Catskill, Ny; Nov 28, 1985. Mike Tyson finishes a strenuous sparring session in preparing for his upcoming fight against Sam Scaff.
Catskill, Ny; Nov 28, 1985. Mike Tyson with one of his "tumbler" pigeons.
Catskill, Ny; Nov 28, 1985. Mike Tyson with one of his "tumbler" pigeons.
Deer Lake, Pa; Sept; 1980. Muhammad Ali relaxes at his training camp with some of his friends after training for his Oct 1st; fight with Larry Holmes.
Deer Lake, Pa; Sept; 1980. Muhammad Ali relaxes at his training camp with some of his friends after training for his Oct 1st; fight with Larry Holmes.
Deer Lake, Pa; Sept 3, 1975. Muhammad Ali wraps his fists before training for his third encounter with Joe Frazier in Manila.
Deer Lake, Pa; Sept 3, 1975. Muhammad Ali wraps his fists before training for his third encounter with Joe Frazier in Manila.
New York, Ny; Muhammad Ali v Joe Frazier 2. Ali goes on the offensive and backs up Joe Frazier into the corner during the second fight at Madison Square Garden. Jan 28, 1974.
New York, Ny; Muhammad Ali v Joe Frazier 2. Ali goes on the offensive and backs up Joe Frazier into the corner during the second fight at Madison Square Garden. Jan 28, 1974.
New York, Ny; Muhammad Ali v Joe Frazier 2. Ali goes on the offensive and backs up Joe Frazier into the corner during the second fight at Madison Square Garden. Jan 28, 1974.
New York, Ny; Muhammad Ali v Joe Frazier 2. Ali goes on the offensive and backs up Joe Frazier into the corner during the second fight at Madison Square Garden. Jan 28, 1974.
New York, Ny; Muhammad Ali v Joe Frazier 2. Ali goes on the offensive and backs up Joe Frazier into the corner during the second fight at Madison Square Garden, Referee Tony Perez steps in to separate the fighters.. Jan 28, 1974.
New York, Ny; Muhammad Ali v Joe Frazier 2. Ali goes on the offensive and backs up Joe Frazier into the corner during the second fight at Madison Square Garden, Referee Tony Perez steps in to separate the fighters.. Jan 28, 1974.
New York, Ny; Muhammad Ali v Joe Frazier 2. Ali goes on the offensive and backs up Joe Frazier into the corner during the second fight at Madison Square Garden, Referee Tony Perez steps in to separate the fighters.. Jan 28, 1974.
New York, Ny; Muhammad Ali v Joe Frazier 2. Ali goes on the offensive and backs up Joe Frazier into the corner during the second fight at Madison Square Garden, Referee Tony Perez steps in to separate the fighters.. Jan 28, 1974.
Los Angeles, Ca; Feb 23, 1983. Muhammad Ali in retirement at his home at Fairmont Place in Los Angeles.
Los Angeles, Ca; Feb 23, 1983. Muhammad Ali in retirement at his home at Fairmont Place in Los Angeles.
Tapeta Farms, Maryland. The genius race horse trainer Michael Dickinson sits with his greatest triumph Da Hoss (foreground) the unlikely winner of The Breeders Cup Mile at Keeneland, Kentucky. 1998
Tapeta Farms, Maryland. The genius race horse trainer Michael Dickinson sits with his greatest triumph Da Hoss (foreground) the unlikely winner of The Breeders Cup Mile at Keeneland, Kentucky. 1998
Disaster at the water-jump at a local athletics meeting near the North of England city of Huddersfield. 1965
Disaster at the water-jump at a local athletics meeting near the North of England city of Huddersfield. 1965
Philadelphia, Pa; May 1983. Joe Frazier and assorted other relativers at Joe's Clover Leaf Gym on Broad Street.
Philadelphia, Pa; May 1983. Joe Frazier and assorted other relativers at Joe's Clover Leaf Gym on Broad Street.
Provincetown, Ma;; "Marvellous:"  Marvin Hagler  the undisputed middleweight champion from 1980 to 1987.seen here running during a snowstorm prior to his  fight with Britains Tony Sibson. Jan 5, 1983
Provincetown, Ma;; "Marvellous:" Marvin Hagler the undisputed middleweight champion from 1980 to 1987.seen here running during a snowstorm prior to his fight with Britains Tony Sibson. Jan 5, 1983
Las Vegas, Nv; June 28, 1997. Evander Holyfield v Mike Tyson 2. After biting of a portion of Holyfield's right ear Mike Tyson is disqualifield and confronts Las Vegas police officers.
Las Vegas, Nv; June 28, 1997. Evander Holyfield v Mike Tyson 2. After biting of a portion of Holyfield's right ear Mike Tyson is disqualifield and confronts Las Vegas police officers.
Las Vegas, Nv; June 28, 1997. Holyfield v Tyson 2.. Holyfield's right ear is bleeding after Mike Tyson bit off a portion during the third round of their fight at The MGM Grand Hotel & Casino.
Las Vegas, Nv; June 28, 1997. Holyfield v Tyson 2.. Holyfield's right ear is bleeding after Mike Tyson bit off a portion during the third round of their fight at The MGM Grand Hotel & Casino.
Phoenix, Az;  Feb, 2003. Mike Tyson trains for his fight with Clifford Etienne.
Phoenix, Az; Feb, 2003. Mike Tyson trains for his fight with Clifford Etienne.
Atlanta, Ga; June 24, 1998. Evander Holyfield at home at his mansion near Hartsfield Airport, Atlanta.
Atlanta, Ga; June 24, 1998. Evander Holyfield at home at his mansion near Hartsfield Airport, Atlanta.
New York, Ny; May, 1985. Eusabio Pedroza the WBA featherweight champion trains at Gleasons Gym on West 30th; Street for his fight with Barry McGuigan in London.
New York, Ny; May, 1985. Eusabio Pedroza the WBA featherweight champion trains at Gleasons Gym on West 30th; Street for his fight with Barry McGuigan in London.
Long Island, Ny; May 1976. Joe Namath trains with the NY Jets at Hofstra University.
Long Island, Ny; May 1976. Joe Namath trains with the NY Jets at Hofstra University.
Olympian Tommie Smith, black protest athlete. 2004
Olympian Tommie Smith, black protest athlete. 2004
Las Vegas, Nv; Aug 10,, 1995. Christy Martin trains at Johnny Tocco's downrown Vegas gym for her upcoming fight with Angela Buchanan.
Las Vegas, Nv; Aug 10,, 1995. Christy Martin trains at Johnny Tocco's downrown Vegas gym for her upcoming fight with Angela Buchanan.

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