Muhammad Ali

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Rasheda Ali: ‘I hope this film tells my dad’s story to a new generation’
Boxing great’s daughter says new Ken Burns documentary for PBS will show how he coped with fame – and used it for social purposes

Edward Helmore

19, Sep, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Blood Brothers: the friendship and fallout of Malcolm X and Muhammad Ali
In a new Netflix documentary, film-maker Marcus A Clarke explores the relationship between the two civil rights figures

Radheyan Simonpillai

09, Sep, 2021 @6:16 AM

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Angelo Dundee at 100: the calm heart of Muhammad Ali’s boxing career
The trainer would have turned 100 this week. His gentle cool helped many fighters reach their potential as world champions

Ben Wyatt

30, Aug, 2021 @8:30 AM

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Jarvis Astaire obituary
Businessman who made his name as a boxing promoter and then went on to be a film producer and financier

John Rawling

23, Aug, 2021 @4:49 PM

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Brian London obituary
British heavyweight champion who fought Muhammad Ali for the world title

John Rawling

24, Jun, 2021 @12:21 PM

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We need to separate sport and politics. But also recognise they’re inseparable | Kenan Malik
From Muhammad Ali’s defiance to England players ‘taking a knee’, all athletic endeavour is grounded in social context

Kenan Malik

13, Jun, 2021 @6:00 AM

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‘My dad’s movement is coming full circle’: Rasheda Ali on a boxing legacy
In a new documentary City of Ali, the life of Muhammad Ali is explored alongside the effect his death had on his hometown of Louisville, Kentucky

David Smith in Washington

05, Jun, 2021 @5:32 AM

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Classic YouTube | Ali and Frazier’s studio scrap, Man Utd v Liverpool memories and Phil Tufnell
This week’s roundup also features NHL opportunism, a goalkeeper assist and three monstrous UFC finishes

Guardian sport

29, Apr, 2021 @9:00 AM

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The week in audio: The Fight of the Century; Assurance; Call Me Mother – review
An absorbing insight into the 1971 Ali-Frazier clash, the life of a female DJ in Uganda and an LGBTQ+ pioneer, and closed captions

Miranda Sawyer

13, Mar, 2021 @5:00 PM

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Leon Spinks obituary
Boxer who sprung a huge surprise by beating Muhammad Ali before blowing a fortune on drink and drugs

John Rawling

07, Feb, 2021 @1:01 PM

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'The humanity of black characters is often forgotten': behind Oscar-tipped One Night in Miami
In an acclaimed new film, the story of a night between four major figures – Malcolm X, Sam Cooke, Jim Brown and Muhammad Ali – is brought to life

David Smith in Washington

13, Jan, 2021 @7:22 AM

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One Night in Miami review – Regina King’s electrifying directorial debut
An imagined conversation between young black trailblazers Malcolm X, Cassius Clay, Jim Brown and Sam Cooke when they met in 1964 speaks powerfully to the present

Simran Hans

10, Jan, 2021 @8:00 AM

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