Kyiv city mayor Vitaliy Klitschko is grateful to his fate for having had the opportunity to be familiar with Muhammad Ali, and have the same title in professional boxing as the legendary boxer. This is stated in a letter of condolence of Klitschko in connection with the death of Mohammed Ali, said the press service of the mayor.
"Muhammad Ali passed away, and whole era in the sport, the era in boxing passed with him. You can hardly find a person who would have done more to popularize the sport. You can hardly find a person, whom tens and hundreds of millions of boys all over the world wanted be equal to , trying to be the same as Muhammad Ali, "- said Klitschko.