'The Greatest' joins Twitter

2014-02-25 21:47

Muhammad Ali has posted his first Twitter message, 50 years to the day after he won his first heavyweight boxing title.

Muhammad Ali on 'deathbed'

2013-02-04 08:26

Former world heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali is so ill he could die within days, his brother has warned.

Ali to receive Liberty Medal

2012-07-06 09:35

Former heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali will receive the 2012 Liberty Medal from the National Constitution Centre.

Top SA trainer salutes Ali

2012-01-17 16:26

Nick Durandt, one of South Africa's most renowned boxing trainers, has hailed boxing great Muhammad Ali who has turned 70.

Frazier remembered at funeral

2011-11-15 11:47

Joe Frazier was remembered at a funeral service not only as a heavyweight champion but also as a hardworking ambassador for boxing.

Frazier falls to cancer at 67

2011-11-08 06:39

Boxing legend Joe Frazier, a former heavyweight champion, died after a brief final fight with liver cancer. He was 67.

Ali sympathises with Norway

2011-08-01 20:06

Muhammad Ali expressed his sadness about the bombing and massacre in Norway, saying he is heartbroken.


Ali still shows spirit, sparkle

2013-04-30 10:01

Boxing great Muhammad Ali still enjoys watching old footage of his fights. It’s his favourite pastime these days.

Federer like Pele, Ali - Murray

2012-07-09 20:10

Andy Murray says Wimbledon champion Roger Federer deserves to be ranked alongside sporting icons Pele and Muhammad Ali.

Ali's gloves sold for over $1m

2012-02-20 07:15

A casino owner has paid more than $1 million for gloves Muhammad Ali once used to defend his world heavyweight title.

Muhammad Ali recuperating

2011-12-03 07:02

Boxing icon Muhammad Ali is recovering at home after being treated for dehydration, a statement from his centre has said.

Tributes pour in for Frazier

2011-11-09 07:43

Joe Frazier has had to wait until death to win rightful appreciation after a boxing career spent in the shadow of Muhammad Ali.

Ali praying for Frazier

2011-11-07 22:43

Former heavyweight boxing champion Joe Frazier, battling liver cancer, is in the prayers of his most famous rival, Muhammad Ali.

Final bell tolls for Page

2009-04-28 07:09

Greg Page, a former heavyweight champion who suffered a severe brain injury in a 2001 fight, has died at his Louisville home.

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