RingTV.com’s Lee Groves was on the road again, this time returning to Canastota, New York, for the 2016 International Boxing Hall of Fame Weekend.
Muhammad Ali was laid to rest at Cave Hill Cemetery on Friday after a 19-mile procession through the streets of Louisville, Kentucky, where Ali was born and raised.
With Friday’s funeral procession for Muhammad Ali, ‘The Greatest of All Time,’ we’re reminded of a icon who fought for more than heavyweight championships.
Lennox Lewis forged his own path in heavyweight history but credits Muhammad Ali as being a source of true inspiration, inside and outside the ring.
Will Smith and Lennox Lewis will be pallbearers for Muhammad Ali’s funeral on Friday; Bill Clinton, Billy Crystal and Bryant Gumble are set to eulogize Ali.
Freddie Roach talked about the death of Muhammad Ali, who, like him, had Parkinson’s disease — and how Ali’s passing has made him think of his own mortality.
Despite the rivalry between Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier, members of their families remain close and were in contact throughout the week until Ali’s death.