The death of Muhammad Ali, the former heavyweight champion known as much for his political activism as … More »Muhammad Ali, 'the greatest', remembered as boxer who transcended sports
Jack Nicklaus received the Muhammad Ali Legacy Award in December last year, for his 'sportsmanship, leadership … More »Boxing: Ali was the champ, he always will be - Nicklaus
* James calls boxer the 'first icon' * West says Ali had 'God-like presence' * Cavaliers coach Lue … More »NBA-LeBron and fellow players praise Ali for his huge influence
A pioneer inside the ring and out of it, Muhammad Ali died aged 74 on Friday. More »I wouldn't be where I am today without Muhammad Ali - LeBron James
The courageous Muhammad Ali inspired people and brought attention to boxing, according to Chris Euba … More »Boxing: Courageous Ali inspired people - Eubank
(Adds comment from Muhammad Ali Center) By Dan Whitcomb June 4 (Reuters) - Muhammad Ali's hometown … More »Muhammad Ali to be buried in Louisville after local hero's sendoff
A huge turnout is expected on the streets of sporting great Muhammad Ali's hometown Louisville ahead … More »Boxing: Death of Muhammad Ali sends shockwaves far and wide
Former President Bill Clinton will be among those who will eulogise Muhammad Ali at his funeral in his … More »Muhammad Ali funeral set for Friday in Louisville
One of sport's most iconic figures has died: Muhammad Ali, world champion and global icon, passed … More »Boxing - Muhammad Ali, 1942-2016: Reaction and tributes
By Ricardo Arduengo SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (Reuters) - The death of Muhammad Ali, the former heavyweight … More »Muhammad Ali remembered as boxer who transcended sports world
June 4 (Reuters) - Muhammad Ali, the former world heavyweight boxing champion, died at age 74 of septic … More »Boxing great Muhammad Ali died of septic shock - family spokesman
Muhammad Ali forced the world to see him in all his might and struggles and that made him the greatest … More »Boxing - Muhammad Ali: A black boy the world couldn't ignore
The legendary boxer, who has died at the age of 74, was one of few fighters to transcend his sport. More »Boxing: Muhammad Ali was, and always will be, The Greatest
So many KO’s, so much respect. More »Boxing: 5 of Muhammad Ali's most unforgettable fights
Ali passed away aged 74 after a 32-year battle with Parkinson’s. More »Muhammad Ali: A look back at the life in pictures of the world's most famous sportsman
Our boxing experts analyse what might have happened if Ali fought six modern-age boxers. More »Boxing: How would recent heavyweight champs have fared against Muhammad Ali?
An angry 12-year-old Cassius Clay went to a policeman on that day in 1954, vowing he would find the thief … More »Muhammad Ali: 'Greatest' boxer, showman, ambassador
By Aaron Ross KINSHASA, June 4 (Reuters) - "It was total madness," said Augustin Lisoya, now maintenance … More »Congolese pay tribute to "Rumble in the Jungle" icon Ali
The very biggest names in sport have come together to mourn the passing of boxing icon Muhammad Ali. More »Muhammad Ali dies: Tiger Woods, Beckham, Tendulkar and more sporting icons pay tribute
President Barack Obama paid tribute on Saturday to boxer Muhammad Ali, saying his fight for racial justice … More »Obama: boxing great Muhammad Ali "fought for us"
Barack Obama paid tribute to the late Muhammad Ali on Saturday, while Bill Clinton hailed "a man … More »Obama: Ali shook up the world and the world is better for it
United States president Barack Obama has joined the chorus of tributes for Muhammad Ali, labelling the … More »Boxing - Barack Obama: ‘Muhammad Ali was the Greatest. Period’
George Foreman has paid an emotional tribute to his close friend and former boxing rival Muhammad Al … More »Boxing - Foreman on Ali: 'The greatest piece of me is gone'