Muhammad Ali released from hospital - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Muhammad Ali released from hospital

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has been released from the hospital.

That's according to a news release from family spokesman Bob Gunnell.

Ali had been in the hospital since Dec. 20 with what doctors originally diagnosed as pneumonia. After further observation and testing, doctors determined that Ali was suffering from a severe urinary tract infection. He was released from the hospital Tuesday night.

He has fully recovered and is now at home.

Ali's family says they appreciate the outpouring of support and continued well wishes. They also want to thank the team of doctors and nurses for their exceptional care.

Ali will celebrate his 73rd birthday on Jan. 17.

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