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  • Ali’s Family Disputing His Pick of Pacquiao Over Mayweather

    Apr 3, 15 by Qwest7 2 Comments

    *While many folks are clear on who they’re picking to win the much anticipated fight between Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and Manny Pacquiao, Muhammad Ali’s family is divided on which fighter the former boxing champ is choosing to be victorious. According to TMZ Sports, Ali’s daughter Rasheda says her father is on “Team Pacquiao” in light […]

  • Muhammad Ali Home from Hospital after Losing Consciousness

    Dec 2, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Muhammad Ali is back home and recuperating after he was hospitalized last month in Arizona, the Louisville Courier-Journal reports. The paper spoke with Ali’s close friend and Louisville radio personality John Ramsey, after Ramsey told Star magazine that the boxing icon had been hospitalized “after slipping out of consciousness at his Phoenix-area home.” Ramsey said […]

  • Photos: Ali Among Mourners at Joe Frazier’s Funeral

    Nov 16, 11 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Muhammad Ali was among the nearly 4,000 people who packed the Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church in Philadelphia for a two-hour “joyful celebration” of Joe Frazier’s life. The boxer died last week of liver cancer; he was 67. Frazier’s championship belt and a pair of gloves were draped over his casket. The Rev. Jesse Jackson asked […]

  • Muhammad Ali Working to Free American Hikers in Iran

    Mar 18, 11 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *After sending a letter to Iran’s supreme leader requesting the release of two American hikers, Muhammad Ali is willing to visit the country as well to help secure their freedom, his wife tells the Associated Press. But Lonnie Ali says such a visit would depend on her husband’s health. Parkinson’s Disease has limited his speech […]