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Fighting back

 One Step Away - USA 01 July 2019

Matthew Saad Muhammad, once a boxing light heavyweight world champion, arrived at Philadelphia’s main homeless shelter after losing his home and suffering economic hardship. Nicknamed ‘Miracle Matthew’ for his many dramatic comebacks in the ring, he is now staging an impressive comeback from homelessness. When he decided it was time to talk about his experiences, he gave this exclusive interview to reporter Jose Espinosa, himself a resident of the shelter. (2133 Words) - By Jose Espinosa

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Matthew Saad Muhammad, former light heavyweight champion of the world who now lives in a homeless shelter.Photo courtesy of One Step Away

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Matthew Saad Muhammad, former light heavyweight champion of the world who now lives in a homeless shelter.Photo courtesy of One Step Away

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Matthew Saad Muhammad, light heavyweight champion of the world in happier days.Photo courtesy of One Step Away


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