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Muhammad Ali ‘had a tough time for a year’ before death – doctor

Ali won 56 of his 61 professional fights between 1960 and 1981

Muhammad Ali’s doctor says the iconic boxer had been “having a tough time in the last year” before his death. The three-time world heavyweight champion, who had Parkinson’s disease for 32 years, died aged 74 from “septic shock due to unspecified natural causes” according to his family. “The last week has been particularly tough,” said Abraham Lieberman, who was with ...

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Floyd Mayweather Jr. Explains Why He’s Better Than Muhammad Ali

Floyd Mayweather: Bigger than Muhammed Ali?

Is Floyd Mayweather Jr. a better boxer than Muhammad Ali? I don’t know. Was the velociraptor a better dinosaur than the T. rex? Could Michael Jordan beat LeBron James in one-on-one hopscotch if they were both in their prime? The Mayweather-Ali debate is an unproductive, apples-to-oranges argument about two fighters from different weight classes and generations. Who the “better” fighter ...

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