Senator, who hung up his gloves earlier this year, scores a points-win over Vargas to claim WBO welterweight title.
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Boxing07 Jun 2016 15:05 GMT
Ali will be remembered as a heavyweight boxing champion, a magnificent showman and a civil rights activist.
Muhammad Ali07 Jun 2016 05:51 GMT
Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao says Muhammad Ali, who fought in Manila in 1975 against Joe Frazier, was an inspiration.
Arts & Culture05 Jun 2016 08:53 GMT
A magnificent poet, principled Muslim and anti-war leader who altered the image of what it means to be American.
Muhammad Ali04 Jun 2016 20:52 GMT
Muhammad Ali's funeral will be held on Friday in his hometown Louisville, Kentucky, a family spokesman says.
Muhammad Ali04 Jun 2016 17:10 GMT
Athletes, civil rights activists, artists and celebrities offer tributes for Muhammad Ali, who has died aged 74.
Muhammad Ali04 Jun 2016 16:20 GMT
The best of Muhammad Ali's quotes on boxing, success and civil rights that mesmerised people all over the world.
Muhammad Ali04 Jun 2016 15:36 GMT
As a boxer, Ali will be remembered as a three-time world heavyweight champion who won 56 bouts over a 21-year career.
Muhammad Ali04 Jun 2016 15:32 GMT
The heavyweight world champion's fast fists and personality transcended sports and captivated the world.
Muhammad Ali04 Jun 2016 14:59 GMT
He is probably the most famous boxer ever to compete but, looking at the stats, how does he stack up against his peers?
Business & Economy17 Feb 2016 20:49 GMT
Sportswear giant dumps Philippine boxing megastar after he said that gays were "worse than animals".
Sport09 Dec 2015 13:07 GMT
World heavyweight champion, stripped of his IBF belt, under police investigation for comments on homosexuality.
Boxing29 Nov 2015 15:55 GMT
British fighter Tyson Fury awarded title by unanimous decision, in first defeat for Ukrainian Klitschko in 11 years.
Sport29 Nov 2015 07:07 GMT
Britain's Fury causes boxing upset as he brings an end to Klitschko's nine-and-half-year reign with a points victory.
by Susan Abulhawa
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