Muhammad Ali

Referee Lane Mills (L) steps in as Evander Holyfield (R) reacts after Mike Tyson bit his ear in the third round.

5 Defining Moments In Boxing Over The Past 50 Years

Every sport has those memorable moments that define it forever. These 5 moments changed boxing, for better or worse.

04/16/2015

Riddick Bowe and Evander Holyfield trade blows during a bout in Las Vegas, Nevada.

5 Of Boxing’s Greatest Title Fights Ever

Champions are made well before the title fight. But anything can happen in the ring. These are 5 of boxing’s greatest world championship matches.

04/08/2015

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What Robin Williams’ Death Tells Us About Parkinson’s Disease

Williams passing has shed light on his overall health; both mental and physical.

08/14/2014

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Can Philly’s Darmani Rock Be The Next Muhammad Ali?

Raised on the hardcore streets of Germantown, so reluctant to throw a punch that he was the object of ridicule as a kid, 6-foot-4, 250-pound Rock has all the components to possibly represent the United States at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

05/13/2014

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Keidel: Final Bell Sounds For Famed Boxer Ken Norton

Before other sports matched the money and none of the danger, boxing was must-watch theater, a distillation of the rags-to-riches narrative that personified the American Dream. And Ken Norton was Exhibit A.

09/19/2013

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Floyd Mayweather Is Not The Greatest Of All-Time

He’d like you to believe it. He may even convince a few out there that he’s right, and they believe him. He may even believe it himself, despite the thin, diluted version of boxing today.

09/14/2013

Former boxing champion Muhammad Ali (C) waves to the crowd after being presented with the 2012 Liberty Medal. (credit: Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images)

Muhammad Ali Honored With Liberty Medal

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali received the prestigious Liberty Medal last night at an outdoor ceremony at the National Constitution Center.

09/14/2012

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Former 76er Dikembe Mutombo Praises Muhammad Ali, Urges Others To Civic Duty

Mutombo praised Ali for being an example to him, especially when it came to giving back to others.

09/13/2012

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Muhammad Ali In Philadelphia To Accept 2012 Liberty Medal

The ceremony will take place this evening at the National Constitution Center.

09/13/2012

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Auction Set For Muhammad Ali’s Onetime Cherry Hill, New Jersey Home

The now-legendary boxer lived in the five-bedroom, 5½-bath house from 1971 to 1974.

08/29/2012

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Tickets On Sale This Morning To See Muhammad Ali Receive Liberty Medal

Muhammad Ali will be getting the award, not only as a world famous boxer but as a man who took his conscientious objections to Vietnam military service all the way to the Supreme Court.

08/14/2012

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Muhammad Ali Named 2012 Liberty Medal Recipient

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has received the honor from the NCC, which is billing the Liberty Medal ceremony as the centerpiece of its 225th anniversary celebration of the U.S. Constitution.

07/05/2012

(A pair of boxing gloves sits alongside the casket of Joe Frazier at the Wells Fargo Center.  Credit:  Mike DeNardo)

Public Viewing For Joe Frazier At Wells Fargo Center

The public has a chance to pay final respects to Joe Frazier on Friday and Saturday at the Wells Fargo Center.

11/11/2011

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Boxing Great Joe Frazier Dies After Cancer Fight

Joe Frazier, the former heavyweight champion who handed Muhammad Ali his first defeat yet had to live forever in his shadow, died Monday night after a brief final fight with liver cancer. He was 67.

11/07/2011

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Former Heavyweight Champ Joe Frazier Enters Hospice Care In Philadelphia

Former heavyweight champion Joe Frazier is seriously ill with liver cancer.

11/05/2011

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