Muhammad Ali

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 Alexander Povetkin is knocked down by   Anthony Joshua  in the seventh round of  their  world heavyweight title fight at Wembley Stadium. Photograph: Getty Images

Anthony Joshua is quietly adamant Deontay Wilder should be his 23rd opponent, at Wembley Stadium on April 13th, a date when sanity would have at least(...)

Ollie Campbell: led Ireland to their first ever  Test series win (2-0) in Australia in 1979.  Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

The impending arrival of Pope Francis to Ireland on Saturday and the only previous papal visit, that of John Paul 11 in September, 1979 can be linked (...)

A combination photo of NBA basketball player LeBron James and US President Donald Trump. Photo: Robert Galbraith/Reuters, Leah Millis/File Photo

LeBron James was in Las Vegas the other week watching his 13-year-old son Bronny play in the AAU National Basketball Championships. As his team, the N(...)

Ilac Centre Library. Photograph:  Tom Honan/The Irish Times

Shortly before 10am, 40 people are waiting at the steps that lead to the Central Library in the Ilac Centre, Dublin. “Some mornings you’d think there’(...)

Tiger Woods of the United States walks off the 13th green during the final round of the 147th Open Championship at Carnoustie. Photograph: François Nel/Getty Images

Rewriting history is damnably difficult and Tiger Woods could not quite keep his hand on a quivering pen here. There was an echo of Muhammad Ali’s aut(...)

Liam Gallagher: all parka and no knickers as the new tunes fall flat. Photograph: Getty Images

Gibney’s pub in Malahide is advertising an Oasis tribute band with a poster featuring half of Liam’s face, and half of his estranged brother Noel’s. D(...)

Phil Sutcliffe at Crumlin Boxing club: “A coach is not going to ask a child ‘is your da a gangster?’ when he comes into the club.” Photograph: Aidan Crawley

It is a Thursday fight night like any other at Crumlin Boxing Club in south Dublin. In the entranceway, a couple of young members collect a meagre fee(...)

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort. Photograph: Shawn Thew/EPA

US special counsel Robert Mueller filed new charges against Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort and his associate Konstantin Kilimni(...)

President Donald Trump speaks to reporters before leaving the White House in Washington on Friday. The US president may grant a pardon to former boxer Muhammad Ali. Photo: Manuel Balce Ceneta

Donald Trump said on Friday that he may grant a posthumous pardon to Muhammad Ali, seemingly unaware that the great boxer’s conviction was overturned (...)

In April 1983 Muhammad Ali set off on an eventful roadtrip. Photo: Getty Images

A tale of two small towns and the champ. Standing in the Smoky Hills of the Great Plains of Kansas, the population of Bunker Hill goes up and down bu(...)

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