“I hated every minute of training, but I said…don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as champion.” On Friday June 3rd 2016 America lost one of the greatest champions to ever grace a boxing ring; the greatest of all times, Mr. Cassius Marcellus Clay better known as Muhammad Ali. He died in a Phoenix area hospital where he was being treated for respiratory complication a few days prior to his passing said by family spokesperson to NBC news. Ali battled with Parkinson’s disease for 32 years. The three time heavy-weight champion was 74 years old when he died.