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# muhammad-ali - Friday 28 October, 2016

From The42 'He has all the attributes to be a superstar' - Conlan backed to revive American boxing Looking Ahead

'He has all the attributes to be a superstar' - Conlan backed to revive American boxing

Top Rank President Todd duBoef thinks the Irish boxer has the credentials to be a success.

# muhammad-ali - Monday 15 August, 2016

From The42 British flyweight Muhammad Ali fails to live up to name as he exits Olympics in round of 16 Stinging Defeat

British flyweight Muhammad Ali fails to live up to name as he exits Olympics in round of 16

Venezuela’s Yoel Finol advances to the quarter-finals after his win.

# muhammad-ali - Sunday 12 June, 2016

From The42 Watching Rocky II with Muhammad Ali and more of the week's best sportswriting Essential Reading

Watching Rocky II with Muhammad Ali and more of the week's best sportswriting

Also, a tribute to the late Kimbo Slice and partying with Ronaldo in Bolivia at Copa America ’97.

# muhammad-ali - Saturday 11 June, 2016

From The42 'Muhammad Ali was America, he will always be' - Obama pays tribute to boxing icon Ali

'Muhammad Ali was America, he will always be' - Obama pays tribute to boxing icon

A memorial service was held for three-time world heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali in his hometown of Louisville, Kentucky.

# muhammad-ali - Friday 10 June, 2016

From The42 Thousands line the streets to say a final goodbye to Muhammad Ali Laid To Rest

Thousands line the streets to say a final goodbye to Muhammad Ali

The man they called the greatest had his life celebrated by presidents and the public alike today.

In Photos: Thousands line the streets for Muhammad Ali's funeral Kentucky This post contains images

In Photos: Thousands line the streets for Muhammad Ali's funeral

The former heavyweight world champion passed away a week ago today.

Muhammad Ali: From the segregated south to world stardom

The world will bid farewell to The Greatest today.

# muhammad-ali - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

From The42 Foreman: I keep seeing Ali's face like nothing has happened Reaction

Foreman: I keep seeing Ali's face like nothing has happened

The duo formed an unbreakable bond following their ‘Rumble in the Jungle’ in 1974.

# muhammad-ali - Monday 6 June, 2016

From The42 Ali scripted funeral plans in exacting detail in 'The Book' Ali

Ali scripted funeral plans in exacting detail in 'The Book'

The Champ knew how he wanted to say farewell.

# muhammad-ali - Sunday 5 June, 2016

From The42 Watch that time Muhammad Ali talked a suicidal man down off of a ledge in LA Support This post contains videos

Watch that time Muhammad Ali talked a suicidal man down off of a ledge in LA

The boxing legend died on Friday night from septic shock at the age of 74.

From The42 The world invited to say goodbye to the late, great Muhammad Ali at public funeral The Greatest

The world invited to say goodbye to the late, great Muhammad Ali at public funeral

Friday’s public service will feature a eulogy from Bill Clinton.

From The42 The time Muhammad Ali called out football manager Brian Clough Fighting His Corner

The time Muhammad Ali called out football manager Brian Clough

The former Nottingham Forest manager was more than a match for Ali in the linguistic stakes.

From The42 Casey contests UFC 199 bout 24 hours after the death of father-in-law Muhammad Ali The Greatest

Casey contests UFC 199 bout 24 hours after the death of father-in-law Muhammad Ali

Casey took on Elvis Mutapcic in Los Angeles.

# muhammad-ali - Saturday 4 June, 2016

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

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

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

From The42 'We whispered in his ear: 'You can go now'' -- Ali's daughter Hana Final Round

'We whispered in his ear: 'You can go now'' -- Ali's daughter Hana

The way Muhammad Ali staged one last fight was “a true testament to the strength of his spirit and will.”

From The42 The story behind one of the most iconic sports photos of all time KO

The story behind one of the most iconic sports photos of all time

Boxing great Muhammad Ali has passed away at the age of 74.

From The42 5 key fights in Muhammad Ali's career Legend

5 key fights in Muhammad Ali's career

The boxing legend’s career was defined by a number of grueling contests.

From The42 'They look pretty rough these football and hurling players' - when Ali visited Ireland Looking Back This post contains videos

'They look pretty rough these football and hurling players' - when Ali visited Ireland

The boxing legend came to Ireland as he prepared for a 1972 fight in Croke Park.

From The42 From Rome to Manila: Muhammad Ali 'shook up the world' Obituary

From Rome to Manila: Muhammad Ali 'shook up the world'

The world lost The Greatest last night.

From The42 34 gorgeous pictures of Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Black And White

34 gorgeous pictures of Muhammad Ali, The Greatest

Muhammad Ali, legendary boxer and sports personality, has passed away at age 74.

'It’s not bragging if you can back it up' - 10 of Muhammad Ali's greatest quotes

The legendary boxer is responsible for some of the most iconic quotes ever uttered.

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has died, aged 74

Float like a butterfly and sting like a bee.

# muhammad-ali - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

From The42 5 sporting fairytales to rival Leicester City's success Good Yarns

5 sporting fairytales to rival Leicester City's success

Ali’s “rope-a-dope” tactics in the “Rumble in the Jungle” in Zaire and more memorable sporting occasions.

# muhammad-ali - Sunday 20 March, 2016

‘Meg Ryan was a rude twerp’: This is what Parky had to say about that infamous interview

The beloved presenter also explains why Muhammad Ali should not receive a knighthood.

# muhammad-ali - Friday 4 March, 2016

From The42 McGregor: ‘Muhammad Ali is a special man, I cannot accept comparisons to him’ High Praise

# muhammad-ali - Friday 4 December, 2015

From The42 UFC boss claims only Muhammad Ali can match McGregor for ‘mental warfare’ The Greatest

# muhammad-ali - Thursday 1 October, 2015

The ‘Thrilla in Manila’ was 40 years ago today

Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier had one of the greatest fights in history.

# muhammad-ali - Thursday 24 September, 2015

From The42 ‘Driving Muhammad Ali around Croker in a golf buggy is a stand-out memory’ GAA HQ

‘Driving Muhammad Ali around Croker in a golf buggy is a stand-out memory’

Croke Park Commercial and Stadium Director Peter McKenna has been overseeing events on Jones’ Road for nearly 15 years.

# muhammad-ali - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

From The42 Mayweather names his top five boxers ever and Ali has to settle for fifth place Rankings This post contains videos

Mayweather names his top five boxers ever and Ali has to settle for fifth place

You’ll never guess who’s number one…

# muhammad-ali - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

From The42 Ali’s ‘Thrilla in Manila’ boots and Jordan’s backboard among $430,000 worth of US sports merchandise up for auction Piece Of History

Ali’s ‘Thrilla in Manila’ boots and Jordan’s backboard among $430,000 worth of US sports merchandise up for auction

But Mickey Mantle baseball cards are still the hottest property stateside.

# muhammad-ali - Monday 25 May, 2015

From The42 Muhammad Ali’s 16-year-old grandson is a football prodigy, can run a 4.4-second 40-yard dash US Sports

Muhammad Ali’s 16-year-old grandson is a football prodigy, can run a 4.4-second 40-yard dash

Biaggio Ali-Walsh ran for nearly 600 yards and 10 touchdowns on just 49 carries as a sophomore.

# muhammad-ali - Monday 18 May, 2015

From The42 World Cups, Muhammad Ali and the Mets: the 5 best sports moments from Mad Men End Of An Era

World Cups, Muhammad Ali and the Mets: the 5 best sports moments from Mad Men

The iconic TV show airs its final episode this weekend.

# muhammad-ali - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

From The42 5 of the biggest super-fights in boxing’s history Clash Of The Titans

5 of the biggest super-fights in boxing’s history

As Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather limber up for Saturday, a look at more great bouts that captured the public imagination:

# muhammad-ali - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

From The42 Floyd Mayweather says he’s better than Muhammad Ali Money Talks

Floyd Mayweather says he’s better than Muhammad Ali

A confident Floyd Mayweather declared his belief that he is better than boxing great Muhammad Ali.

# 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

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

Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee.

# 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.

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