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Muhammad Ali - Two Part Documentary, Debuts on HBO, May 14

The two-part HBO Sports documentary WHAT’S MY NAME | MUHAMMAD ALI, chronicling the extraordinary life of one of the 20th century’s most iconic figures, debuts TUESDAY, MAY 14 (8:00-10:40 p.m. ET/PT), ...Read More

Muhammad Ali's Hometown Renames Airport in His Honor

Muhammad Ali's hometown of Louisville, Ky., has renamed its airport in honor of the boxing legend-turned-activist who died in 2016. The Louisville Regional Airport Authority board announced its decisi...Read More

Joshua Tabs Tyson, Ali & Johnson as His Top 3 Best Heavyweights

During a recent interview on the British television series Top Gear, unified heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua named his personal top three heavyweights of all-time. And the first heavyweight on thi...Read More

Usyk-Gassiev: Muhammad Ali's Wife To Present The Trophy

Lonnie Ali, the wife of the late heavyweight icon Muhammad Ali, will present the winner of the World Boxing Super Series Cruiserweight Final with the Muhammad Ali Trophy, The Greatest Prize in Boxing....Read More

Muhammad Ali Book Brings New Insight To Legendary Career

Muhammad Ali Book Brings New Insight To Legendary Career

By Thomas Gerbasi - At this point in time, it wouldn’t be out of line to assume that there is nothing new to be learned about Muhammad Ali. Countless books have tackled every aspect of the life of “Th...Read More

Muhammad Ali By The Numbers - New CompuBox Book

Co-authored by CompuBox President Bob Canobbio and writer/researcher/punch-counter Lee Groves, "Muhammad Ali: By the Numbers" addresses an area of Ali's boxing life that has never been fully examined ...Read More

Ali's Comeback: The Untold Story - New Documentary Coming

Los Angeles, CA — Louis Gossett Jr. is best known for his Academy Award winning role as Gunnery Sergeant Emil Foley in the film An Officer and a Gentleman, and his role as Fiddler in the ABC televisio...Read More

Haye Believes That He Would Do a 'Muhammad Ali' on Joshua

DAVID HAYE says he can do a Muhammad Ali on world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua. The 37-year-old is currently preparing for his revenge mission against Tony Bellew on May 5 at London’s O2 Arena....Read More

Tyson Fury: I'm Being Persecuted Like Muhammad Ali Was

Former IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO heavyweight champion Tyson Fury (25-0, 18 KOs) is now biting at his lips to get back in the ring. He believes his two years of inactivity is similar to the political battle t...Read More

Muhammad Ali Ent. Sues FOX For $30 Mill Over Super Bowl Ad

Muhammad Ali Enterprises on Tuesday filed a $30 million federal lawsuit against Fox Broadcasting Company, claiming Fox used without permission the late boxer's identity in a video that aired just befo...Read More

Johnny Tapia - Albuquerque Creates Statue To Honor Late Boxer

The hometown of the late boxer Johnny Tapia is set to honor the former world champion with a statue at a community center that will also bear his name. The city of Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, and ...Read More

Eig Discusses The Journey, Motivation For Muhammad Ali: A Life

Eig Discusses The Journey, Motivation For Muhammad Ali: A Life

By Thomas Gerbasi - There are easier assignments than taking on a biography of a man who has probably had more words written about him than any other in the last hundred years, at least in sports, and...Read More

Muhammad Ali and Mike Tyson: Roots of a Success Story

Muhammad Ali and Mike Tyson: Roots of a Success Story

By Tris Dixon - MUHAMMAD ALI and Mike Tyson have historically jostled for position. Classic boxing fans will always point to ‘The Greatest’ as the shining example of what a fighter should look like, s...Read More

Mayweather-McGregor Brings Back Ali vs. Inoki Memories

Floyd Mayweather's big-money bout with Conor McGregor is not the first time a top boxer has put his reputation on the line against a martial artist. Muhammad Ali agreed to travel to Japan to take on w...Read More

Muhammad Ali's Hometown Hopes To End Rising Bloodshed

For one week last spring, as Louisville led the world in mourning Muhammad Ali's death and celebrating his life, not a single person died in a hail of gunfire in the boxing great's hometown. The silen...Read More

Muhammad Ali - New Film Getting Developed, To Drop in 2021

The late Muhammad Ali is getting the Ken Burns treatment. The PBS documentarian announced Tuesday that he and two partners will make a two-part, four-hour film about the former heavyweight champ, who ...Read More

Muhammad Ali's Will Could Ignite Family Rift Over Shares

The division of Muhammad Ali's multi-million-dollar estate is expected to ignite World War III among his children, with the former champion boxer's wife set to inherit the lion's share of his fortune ...Read More

BoxingScene Awards 2016: The Best of The Rest

Every year, movie fans wait with breathless anticipation for the big ones. What will be Best Picture? Who was this years’ finest actor? Will Meryl Streep get her annual nomination?...Read More

FBI Kept Tabs on Ali Back in 1966, Based on Released Docs

The FBI kept tabs on former heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali in 1966, including his divorce and his speech at a Miami mosque, in its investigation of the religious group Nation of Islam, according to...Read More

Photos: Mayweather, Golovkin, Klitschko at WBC Convention

GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ recently honored a few of the attendees at the 54th World Boxing Council Convention thanks to their record-breaking achievements in the sport of boxing....Read More