Boxing legend Muhammad Ali

Opinion: Playful pugilist with a purpose

Those who knew Ali only through his hyperbolic self-promotion would have found his mix of play and purpose strange but that was Ali. Beneath the bluster was a serious soul who thought deeply about...

June 4, 2016
June 4, 2016

Boxing great Muhammad Ali: 7 stories behind the man

Muhammad Ali is considered the greatest heavyweight boxer of all time. Here seven stories about The Greatest are relieved.

June 4, 2016
June 4, 2016

How Ali risked it all when he opposed Vietnam War

Muhammad Ali’s most famous act of social activism — one that would strip him of his best fighting years, cost him millions of dollars, forever alter his image and eventually send him into debt —...

June 4, 2016
June 4, 2016

Giasuddin 'shocked and terribly sad' at Ali's death

Mohammad Giasuddin, the 12-year-old boy who had 'knocked out' Muhammad Ali during the boxer's maiden Bangladesh visit in 1978, says he is shocked and extremely saddened to hear the...

June 4, 2016
June 4, 2016

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali dies aged 74

Muhammad Ali has died at the age of 74, a family spokesman has said. ...

June 3, 2016
June 3, 2016

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali in hospital

Former world heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali has been hospitalised for a respiratory issue, family spokesman Bob Gunnell say.

December 10, 2015
December 10, 2015

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali criticises Donald Trump

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali criticises US Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump's proposal to ban Muslims from entering America.