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Muhammad Ali’s family says dialysis machine rang one ‘final bell’ moments before he died

Muhammad Ali‘s family say a ‘final bell’ rang out from his kidney dialysis machine seconds before he died.

His daughter Rasheeda told People magazine: ’The dialysis bell went “ding, ding, ding”.

‘We all kind of stopped. I thought “Somebody’s ringing a boxing bell”. I looked at him instinctively and said, “Get your ass up!” Everybody started laughing.’

She said: ‘Dad did that. He was looking for a way to make the mood more comical and stop us crying.’ I felt he rang that bell on purpose, and then we all burst in to tears again.’

Another daughter Hana said: ‘He’d gotten up off the mat so often, it was hard to believe he wouldn’t get up one more time.’

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