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Muhammad Ali, Greatest Boxer Who Riveted World, Succumbs at 74

Twitter: Muhammad Ali on Twitter Muhammad Ali, the insolent, fleet-footed heavyweight boxing champ whose attractivenes transcended boasts and manufactured him a world-wide emblem of social change, has died at 74. He died Friday, Bob Gunnell, a spokesperson for the family, said in an e-mailed announcement. Ali, who called himself The Greatest, was hospitalized in the Phoenix area with respiratory troubles …

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From the Vietnam war to Islam- the key chapters in Ali’s life

Wherever the great dramas, victory and tragedies of an entire generation were, there was Muhammad Ali Ali and Vietnam Cassius Clay, as he was then, was not so much better a fighter for armistice as a peaceable boxer who needed a reason to fight and Vietnam was not that reason. He might have dreaded he had been able to to …

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Tyson Fury: the boxer who picked a fight with the world | Barney Ronay

The new heavyweight champion has caused resentment with his comments about homosexuality, women and belief. More than 80,000 have necessitated his disqualification from the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award. But is there another side to this contentious sporting superstar? The year 2013 is right for Jessica Ennis-Hill, the early favourite for this years BBC Sports Personality of the …

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