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The Origin of "Let's Get Ready to Rumble!" Revealed

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Legendary announcer Michael Buffer stopped by SI Now today and talked about pre-fight introductions and his legendary "Let's get ready to rumble!" catchphrase. Buffer tried out a series of less successful calls, including "Man your battle stations" and "Fasten your seat belts," before drawing from Muhammed Ali's "I'm ready to rumble!"


Check out more of today's SI Now show here.
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