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# muhammad-ali - Monday 19 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge The Conor McGregor backlash has already begun The Notorious

The Conor McGregor backlash has already begun

Some people are not happy with McGregor being billed as ‘The Irish Muhammad Ali’.

# muhammad-ali - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

From The42 Conor McGregor is ‘the Irish Muhammad Ali’, according to UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta The Greatest

# muhammad-ali - Sunday 21 December, 2014

From The42 Boxing great Ali hospitalised with pneumonia The Greatest

Boxing great Ali hospitalised with pneumonia

Muhammad Ali has been taken to hospital with pneumonia, but the boxing legend is expected to make a quick recovery.

# muhammad-ali - Sunday 2 November, 2014

From The42 Muhammad Ali doctor queries Parkinson’s link Doubt

Muhammad Ali doctor queries Parkinson’s link

Dr Abraham Lieberman said it was impossible to be sure regarding the root cause of his condition.

From The42 The relationship between rugby + NFL and the FAI’s ticketing fiasco; it’s the week’s best sportswriting Essential Reads

# muhammad-ali - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

From The42 The Greatest: Remembering ‘The Rumble in the Jungle’ Anniversary

The Greatest: Remembering ‘The Rumble in the Jungle’

Forty years since one of the most iconic sports events, we look back on that famous night in Zaire.

# muhammad-ali - Sunday 14 September, 2014

From The42 Sports Film of the Week: Facing Ali The Greatest

Sports Film of the Week: Facing Ali

Ten opponents from Muhammad Ali’s career open up about fighting The Greatest.

# muhammad-ali - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

From The42 This new documentary on Muhammad Ali looks absolutely unmissable The Greatest

This new documentary on Muhammad Ali looks absolutely unmissable

“I am Ali” features previously unaired footage and audio of the legendary boxer.

# muhammad-ali - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

From The42 50 years on from his historic night, Muhammad Ali marks Sonny Liston win on Twitter The Greatest

50 years on from his historic night, Muhammad Ali marks Sonny Liston win on Twitter

“The Greatest” remembers the night he shook the world of boxing.

# muhammad-ali - Friday 21 February, 2014

From The42 Ali gloves from 1964 Liston win set to go under the hammer Legends

Ali gloves from 1964 Liston win set to go under the hammer

It’s 50 years this week since Cassius Clay shocked the world.

# muhammad-ali - Friday 6 December, 2013

From The42 Black armbands, tributes as sports world pays tribute to Mandela Respect

Black armbands, tributes as sports world pays tribute to Mandela

Heavyweight boxing legend Muhammad Ali said he “taught us forgiveness on a grand scale”.

# muhammad-ali - Thursday 3 October, 2013

From The42 VIDEO: The day Kilkenny legend Eddie Keher taught Muhammad Ali to hurl Legends

VIDEO: The day Kilkenny legend Eddie Keher taught Muhammad Ali to hurl

“He was using the hurley like a tennis racket,” Keher recalls.

# muhammad-ali - Thursday 19 September, 2013

From The42 Heavyweight champ Ken Norton dies at 70 Boxing

Heavyweight champ Ken Norton dies at 70

Norton defeated Muhammad Ali in 1973, five years before claiming the world title.

# muhammad-ali - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

From The42 Usain Bolt will retire after the 2016 Olympics Exit Plan

Usain Bolt will retire after the 2016 Olympics

The Jamaican has six Olympic and eight World Championship gold medals

# muhammad-ali - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Muhammad Ali daughter stunned by Irish film’s ‘unseen’ footage of dad’s visit here Ali And Ireland This post contains videos

Muhammad Ali daughter stunned by Irish film’s ‘unseen’ footage of dad’s visit here

IFTA-winning doc When Ali Came to Ireland, to screen tonight on RTÉ1, hit home with legendary boxer’s family.

# muhammad-ali - Friday 12 April, 2013

From The42 21 signs you’re a sports fan from Clare Banner

# muhammad-ali - Monday 4 February, 2013

From The42 Family of Muhammad Ali rubbish health rumours, say boxing legend is okay Ali

Family of Muhammad Ali rubbish health rumours, say boxing legend is okay

Ali’s brother was quoted in British newspapers saying The Greatest is on the brink of death yesterday.

# muhammad-ali - Tuesday 1 January, 2013

Column: The 8 steps that helped me to turn my life around — and they can work for you too in 2013

Former All-Star hurler Tony Griffin was inspired to act by the story of a cancer-stricken Jim Stynes.

# muhammad-ali - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

VIDEO: When Muhammad Ali came to Ireland The Greatest This post contains videos

VIDEO: When Muhammad Ali came to Ireland

Film tells story of how a circus strongman from Kerry brought ‘The Greatest’ to fight in Croke Park in 1972.

# muhammad-ali - Monday 3 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge Here’s what’s on RTÉ this Christmas… Christmas Telly

# muhammad-ali - Sunday 26 August, 2012

From The42 Sports film of the week: The Real Rocky Art Imitating Life This post contains videos

Sports film of the week: The Real Rocky

Grab some popcorn, turn the lights off and join us for a Sunday night movie. This time, truth is the same as fiction.

# muhammad-ali - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

From The42 London 2012: Muhammad Ali to take part in opening ceremony? London 2012

London 2012: Muhammad Ali to take part in opening ceremony?

The boxing legend is in London to present an award tonight, sparking speculation that he may take part in Friday’s opening.

# muhammad-ali - Monday 9 July, 2012

From The42 Federer sets his sets on Olympic Gold as Murray compares him to Muhammad Ali Fed Express

Federer sets his sets on Olympic Gold as Murray compares him to Muhammad Ali

The Swiss ace won the men’s doubles in 2008 but craves a centre court win at SW19 to crown a golden summer.

# muhammad-ali - Saturday 23 June, 2012

From The42 8 sporting events that conspiracy theorists think were rigged Fixed

8 sporting events that conspiracy theorists think were rigged

Was it the one-armed man? Or the second shooter on the grassy knoll. We weigh up the facts.

# muhammad-ali - Sunday 17 June, 2012

From The42 Sports film of the week: Thrilla in Manila Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports film of the week: Thrilla in Manila

In and out of the ring, there was nothing black and white about the rivalry between Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier.

# muhammad-ali - Thursday 5 April, 2012

From The42 Muhammad Ali delivers first pitch at unique new home of the Miami Marlins New Home

Muhammad Ali delivers first pitch at unique new home of the Miami Marlins

A water sculpture at centre-field, dancing girls by the pool, art deco. This isn’t Croke Park.

# muhammad-ali - Monday 26 March, 2012

From The42 Renowned boxing writer Bert Sugar dies of cardiac arrest RIP

Renowned boxing writer Bert Sugar dies of cardiac arrest

The writer and broadcaster known for his trademark fedora and ever-present cigar died yesterday at the age of 75.

# muhammad-ali - Sunday 25 March, 2012

From The Daily Edge 4 unlikely screen boxers and 1 who actually belongs in the ring Boxing Clever This post contains videos

4 unlikely screen boxers and 1 who actually belongs in the ring

An Irishman, a prince, a pretty boy, a woman and a real life actor who had 15 minutes of fame in the ring.

# muhammad-ali - Friday 24 February, 2012

From The42 The Magnificent Seven: Boxing brawls (outside the ring) Out Of Control This post contains videos

The Magnificent Seven: Boxing brawls (outside the ring)

When pre-fight press conferences get a little too heated…

# muhammad-ali - Monday 20 February, 2012

From The42 Off the record: sports stories you might have missed this weekend Catch Up This post contains videos

Off the record: sports stories you might have missed this weekend

Muhammad Ali parties in Vegas at 70, Noel Gallagher could’ve been a GAA star and… gather ’round for Tim Tebow’s story time!

From The42 Column: Frozen by Parkinson’s, Ali still The Greatest Tributes

Column: Frozen by Parkinson’s, Ali still The Greatest

‘They had come to honour The Greatest, though whether Muhammad Ali remembered who they were or knew what it was all about was a matter of speculation.’

# muhammad-ali - Thursday 16 February, 2012

From The42 Head space: why do some fighters suffer brain damage and others don’t? Research

Head space: why do some fighters suffer brain damage and others don’t?

Doctors are working to find out how they can make boxing and MMA safer, with new comprehensive study in Las Vegas.

# muhammad-ali - Thursday 2 February, 2012

From The42 Ali’s legendary trainer Angelo Dundee dies at 90 RIP

Ali’s legendary trainer Angelo Dundee dies at 90

‘Dundee died in his apartment in Tampa, Florida, Wednesday night at the age of 90, and with him a part of boxing died, too.’

# muhammad-ali - Thursday 19 January, 2012

From The42 The YouTube top 10: because you’re the best around, no-one’s ever gonna keep you down Going Viral This post contains videos

# muhammad-ali - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

From The42 WATCH: Muhammad Ali’s legendary Irish interview Sting Like A Bee This post contains videos

WATCH: Muhammad Ali’s legendary Irish interview

In 1972, Cathal O’Shannon conducted an enthralling interview with Muhammad Ali. It’s a long one, so grab a cup of tea and prepare to be entertained.

From The42 Ali at 70: the night ‘The Greatest’ togged off in Croke Park Retrospective This post contains videos

Ali at 70: the night ‘The Greatest’ togged off in Croke Park

As Muhammad Ali celebrates his milestone birthday, we look back to his 1972 fight against Al “Blue” Lewis in Dublin.

From The42 In pictures: 70-year-old Muhammad Ali’s life in the ring Champ This post contains images

In pictures: 70-year-old Muhammad Ali’s life in the ring

He floated like a butterfly and stung like a bee. Today he celebrates a milestone birthday, so here’s the champ’s life, in pictures.

From The42 The Morning Score: Tuesday Early Doors This post contains videos

The Morning Score: Tuesday

An early shock in Australia, some bad news for Munster, and birthday tributes to a champion. Here’s everything you need to know this morning.

# muhammad-ali - Monday 16 January, 2012

From The42 Muhammad Ali cheered at 70th birthday bash Champ

Muhammad Ali cheered at 70th birthday bash

Boxing world paid tribute to ‘The Greatest’ at party to mark his birthday tomorrow.

# muhammad-ali - Friday 9 December, 2011

From The42 The Magnificent Seven: Croke Park memories Hallowed Turf This post contains videos

The Magnificent Seven: Croke Park memories

On a week when American football delegates revealed just how impressed they were on their visit to Croke Park, we look back at some of our favourite memories from Headquarters.

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