Williams passing has shed light on his overall health; both mental and physical.
Muhammad Ali paid tribute to Nelson Mandela as a symbol of forgiveness who inspired others to “reach for what appeared to be impossible,” as the boxing great joined in mourning the death of the South African anti-apartheid leader on Thursday.
Before other sports matched the money and none of the danger, boxing was must-watch theater, a distillation of the rags-to-riches narrative that personified the American Dream. And Ken Norton was Exhibit A.
Angelo Dundee, boxing trainer of Muhammad Ali, Sugar Ray Leonard and D.C. local Jimmy Lange, dies at the age of 90.