Well-wishers touch the hearse carrying the body of the late boxing champion Muhammad Ali
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Muhammad Ali funeral: Rousing farewell at hometown memorial

Speakers have been paying rousing tributes to boxing legend Muhammad Ali at a memorial service in his home city of Louisville, in the US state of Kentucky.

The interfaith event took place hours after thousands of well-wishers said farewell as his coffin was paraded through the streets of the city.

He was buried in a private ceremony attended by friends and family.

Jon Sopel reports.

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