Memorials for Ali begin with prayer service

More Sports / Boxing Jun 10, 2016

Memorials for Ali begin with prayer service

As the faithful chanted a Muslim prayer in unison, dignitaries and fans stood shoulder to shoulder to honor a man who used his celebrity to push for peace among races, religions and cultures. On phones and screens around the globe, thousands more joined the service ...

1976 Olympic champ Davis dies at 59

More Sports / Boxing Jan 2, 2016

1976 Olympic champ Davis dies at 59

Olympic champion boxer Howard Davis Jr., who won the 1976 gold medal and was named over teammate Sugar Ray Leonard as the most outstanding fighter in the Montreal Games, has died of cancer, his wife said Friday. Davis, 59, died Wednesday at his Plantation home, ...