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5 great sporting comebacks

Apr 15, 2019 - 3:46 PM

Tiger Woods joins the likes of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali and cyclist Greg LeMond with a comeback for the ages following his fifth Masters triumph

STILL GOT IT. Tiger Woods battles back from a two-year injury layoff for his first Masters Tournament title in 14 years. Photo from PGA Tour's Twitter account (@PGATOUR)

FLASHBACK: Ali made a jungle Rumble by flattening Foreman

Jun 04, 2016 - 8:10 PM

In addition to an epic effort that displayed his boxing gifts the triumph against Foreman touched upon the role of Ali as a cultural hero

RUMBLE IN THE JUNGLE. This photo taken on October 30, 1974 shows the fight between US boxing heavyweight champions, Muhammad Ali (L) and George Foreman in Kinshasa. File Photo by AFP

Appeal for Mary Jane, Lacson eyes presidency, Oscar dela Hoya | The wRap

Apr 24, 2015 - 8:14 PM

The Philippines files a ‘stronger’ appeal for Mary Jane Former Senator Ping Lacson considers running for president Oscar dela Hoya blasts referee in superfight

Mayweather would be devastated by a loss, says Foreman

Apr 24, 2015 - 3:26 AM

Former heavyweight champion George Foreman is picking Pacquiao to defeat Mayweather on May 2 saying he think Mayweather would have to leave the country to recover from a loss

Mayweather is a solid favorite to beat Pacquiao, which Foreman thinks is added pressure on Mayweather. File photo by Justin Lane/EPA

Muhammad Ali commemorates 50th anniversary of Liston fight with first tweet

Feb 26, 2014 - 5:18 AM

Muhammad Ali posted his first Twitter message on Tuesday 50 years to the day after he stopped Sonny Liston at Miami Beach to win his first heavyweight boxing title

ALI TWEET. Former heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali issued his first tweet on Tuesday to commemorate the 50th anniversary of his first championship victory. Photo by Kay Nietfeld/EPA