Muhammad Ali – Famous 5amer

Posted by on Jul 5, 2013 in Famous 5amers | 0 comments

Muhammad Ali, Olympic gold medal winner and retired American professional boxer is known as the greatest boxer ever. His unorthodox fighting style resulted in many memorable fights including “The Fight of the Century”, “The Rumble in the Jungle” and “The Thrilla in Manila”. Ali was the world heavyweight champion three times has been the subject of many books and films include the Oscar winner “Ali” in 2001. During Muhammad Ali’s prime he would get up at 5am each day to train. “Each morning Ali would get a 5am wake up call from Gene Kilroy, his business agent. He would dress and then he would run alone 4 miles around the Desert Inn golf course across the street from the Hilton”.

(Sports Illustrated, February 27, 1978)

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