Muhammad Ali: Celebrities and athletes mourn the boxing legend

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Boxing Legend Muhammad Ali Has Died


An outpouring of tributes flooded social media following the death of three-time heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali, who battled Parkinson's syndrome for 32 years, on Friday night.

Former professional athlete Mike Tyson, Caitlyn Jenner and Floyd Mayweather were among those who mourned the loss of the boxing great. Tyson tweeted that "God came for his champion," while Mayweather wrote, "Not a day went by entering the gym that I didn't think of you. Your charisma, your charm and above all, your class are all of the elements that will be greatly missed by myself and the world."

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Muhammad Ali: Celebrities and athletes mourn the boxing legend
Our father was a "Humble Mountain!" And now he has gone home to God. God bless you daddy. YOU ARE THE LOVE OF MY LIFE!
The Greatest Man that ever lived. Daddy my best friend & my Hero You R no longer suffering & now in a better place. https://t.co/IASO4u3Ikn
R.I.P to the World's Greatest #MuhammedAli #Legend
Goodbye my friend. You were Great in so many ways. https://t.co/4rY68GF8mB
Paul on the passing of Muhammad Ali: https://t.co/AfhcmeL4Vq https://t.co/2wuQdrAtJf
Muhammad Ali was the greatest, not only an extraordinary athlete but a man of great courage and humanity.
I wish this year would stop already it's just to much. https://t.co/QoIwdvWzvL
I met him a few times . And he was always the funniest guy in the room. So sad. https://t.co/gl6hjV7Y0W
Ali, the G-O-A-T. A giant, an inspiration, a man of peace, a warrior for the cure. Thank you. https://t.co/MCLyJhLC0X
God came for his champion. So long great one. @MuhammadAli #TheGreatest #RIP https://t.co/jhXyqOuabi
My thoughts & prayers go out to Muhammad Ali's family. My long statement is posted on https://t.co/3E8awvpT08 https://t.co/aEVzMacHg0
For the greatest man I have ever known. https://t.co/OUZHVZWBHY
Today my heart goes out to a pioneer, a true legend, and a hero by all means! Not a day went by entering the gym that I didn't think of you. Your charisma, your charm and above all, your class are all of the elements that will be greatly missed by myself and the world. You are someone that inspired me greatly throughout my boxing journey and words cannot express how great you were as a person! Thank you for everything you've done for Black America, in the the world of sports & entertainment and for the legacy you leave behind! My sincerest condolences to the Ali family!
"I'm so fast, I can turn off the light and hop in the bed before the room gets dark." RIP Muhammad Ali #GOAT
You will always be my hero ... #MuhammadAli https://t.co/Rbp7Be3JAK
I had the honor of knowing #Muhammad Ali. He was simply The greatest inspiration to the whole world. Sad sad day.
God bless the greatest forever the greatest. A true hero. A man of conviction and love
Ali, you were generous every time I met you. Thank you for all you did for so many. Your memory will live on forever #Olympicgold #GOAT
Ralph Ali, Frazier & Foreman we were 1 guy. A part of me slipped away, "The greatest piece" https://t.co/xVKOc9qtub
R.I.P Muhammad Ali...so saddening #WorldsGreatest #Legendary
The original GOAT is gone. I will never forget his vast legacy and the time he showed me a magic trick. #MuhammadAli Forever!!
#RIPMuhammadAli - one of the most powerful, courageous, passionate souls to walk this earth.
The Champion of Champions! In the most brutal of sports he was all beauty and grace. #MuhammadAli
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