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Muhammad Ali, born Jan. 17, 1941, celebrates his 71st birthday as a worldwide symbol of peace and goodness, a kind of Mother Teresa figure who’s adored by all. His image has seen an amazing transformation. In 1967 he was despised by millions when he, the heavyweight champion, defied the law by...
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Don King is often portrayed as a kind of lovable lout. Here are some facts to contradict this mistaken impression.  Undefeated light heavyweight Ryan “The Irish Outlaw” Coyne, who’d been training to challenge Nathan Cleverly for his WBO belt on Showtime this Saturday night, was just dropped...