Muhammad Ali

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Cassius X: Becoming Ali review – boxing legend’s story goes back to his roots
There’s a lot to enjoy, but nothing new, in this documentary that focuses on a key transitional period in Muhammad Ali’s life

Peter Bradshaw

11, Oct, 2023 @12:00 PM

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Rumble in the Jungle Rematch review – immersive recreation aims to leave you reeling
The fight that sealed Muhammad Ali’s fame as the greatest is re-enacted in a London warehouse, complete with Don King, music, food… All it needs now is the crowd

Donald McRae

30, Sep, 2023 @3:00 PM

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From Ali to the Bayonne Bleeder: a brief history of heavyweight boxing’s battle scars
Strength, footwork and hand speed are vital attributes for a fighter. But it is often blood that decides who emerges from the ring victorious

Thomas Hauser

26, Sep, 2023 @9:00 AM

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Ken Buchanan obituary
Scottish boxing great who became the world lightweight champion in 1970

John Rawling

02, Apr, 2023 @4:16 PM

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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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