The finest sportsmen and women on earth will compete next month in the London Olympics. Something that prompted us to ponder the question: “Who is the greatest sports person of all time- not just 2012?” After consulting knowledgeable souls in countless local bars and restaurants we have the answer: Boxer Muhammad Ali.
When trying to nominate the world’s greatest sports person, there are countless factors to take into account. If you’re impressed by goals scored, titles earned or races won, there are many great sports men and women who spring to mind. But when it comes to the perfect combination of skill, achievement and sheer charisma, there can be few to rival the icon that is Muhammad Ali.
See pages 26 – 29 of the June issue for the full feature.