Feature | Jun 04 2016

Muhammad Ali: 1942 – 2016

Muhammad Ali has died aged 74. Tris Dixon looks back on the incredible life and times of the Greatest
Muhammad Ali

MUHAMMAD ALI will always be “The Greatest”. That is what Muhammad Ali called himself and that is how people around the world refer to him, even into old age and death.

In 1996, when Muhammad Ali lit the Olympic flame to open the open the Atlanta Games, he shook badly as he suffered from Parkinson’s and showed the world that the man who would seemingly never grow up was growing old and that the price he was paying for years at the top of this brutal sport was tragically evident.

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