“I shook the world” – Boxing great Muhammad Ali dies aged 74

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The sporting world lost yet another icon today as boxing legend Muhammad Ali passed away aged 74.

The former world heavyweight boxing champion was suffering from two conditions – a respiratory illness as well as as Parkinson’s disease.

He was admitted into a hospital in Phoenix, Arizona on Thursday, though he unfortunately died earlier today, as confirmed by a family spokesman. The spokesman went on to confirm that the funeral will take place in Louisville, Kentucky on a date that will be confirmed soon.

More to come…