Spinks won gold at the 1976 Montreal Olympics. But he rose in prominence when he beat Muhammad Ali for the heavyweight title in 1978.
Friend of the downtrodden, enemy of imperialism: Diego Maradona transcended football to become a ‘voice for the voiceless’.
The rare glove, made specifically to commemorate Muhammad Ali's fight against Joe Frazier, failed to find a buyer.
Several thousand Pakistani soldiers lost their limbs fighting terror groups. With the help of the local community, they are slowly rebuilding their lives.
Anti-Islam militia leader David Wright, a self-declared 'extremist', says he has the right to declare a mosque radical based on his own investigations whether law enforcement agencies agree or not.
Jamaican athlete, Usain bolt made history on Friday night as he won his third gold medal of the Rio Olympics and the ninth gold medal of his Olympic career.
Family, politicians, celebrities share memories of 'The Greatest'. Thousands of fans line up in Louisville as funeral procession takes same route as parade to celebrate his Olympic gold medal.
Body of Boxing legend Muhammad Ali arrives in Louisville after being flown in from Arizona ahead of public funeral.
Ali's coffin will be transported through the streets of Louisville on Friday, and a public memorial service will be held at an arena.
Ali's impact transcended the ring, geographical and religious boundaries and made him the most recognisable man on the planet.
The world lost a boxing legend and will remember him not only for his bouts but with statements he made in and out of the ring. ‘Float like a butterfly. Sting like a bee. You can't hit what your eyes don't see,' said Muhammad Ali.
The boxing icon, who had been battling Parkinson's disease for decades, passed away in hospital. He was admitted after experiencing respiratory problems.
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