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Boxing legend Muhammad Ali admitted to hospital

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Famed boxer Muhammad Ali was admitted to an undisclosed hospital with pneumonia.

That's according to a statement from the boxing legend's spokesperson.

The 72-year-old suffers from Parkinson's disease and was admitted early Saturday morning.

The pneumonia was caught early after being treated by his doctors, he's expected to have a short stay in the hospital. A statement issued by a PR firm representing his family says Ali is in stable condition with a good prognosis.

Ali was a 3-time world heavyweight champion, but Ali is known by his fans as simply "the greatest of all time."

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