With a fighter like Wladimir Klitschko many formidable fighters find it a worthy fight to end their career with.
That is what Tyson Fury plans as a rematch is planned between him and Wladimir Klitschko for July 9th
. Tyson decided to retire and he has announced his plans as well. He is a heavyweight champion in the world category he had won the IBF, WBO and WBA titles and it would surely be the right time to leave the ring with all the accolades. That is what he hopes to achieve when he walks out of the ring after fighting with Wladimir Klitschko on home ground. The fight is scheduled to take place in Manchester, his home turf.
The ferry would be looking to beat Wladimir Klitschko again, who will certainly not make it easy for him. Even though Fury has been taunting him, Wladimir Klitschko remains calm as he awaits the fight coming up. It means an intense period of training for both and at present that is what they are focusing on. Continue reading 'Wladimir Klitschko Gets Ready To Face Tyson In July'»
World Heavyweight kingpin Wladimir Klitschko has said that he is prepared to put his titles on the line against English Heavyweight boxer Tyson Fury and believes that the fight could take place in Fury’s backyard in the United Kingdom.
Klitschko is currently the holder of the World Boxing Association (WBA), World Boxing Organisation (WBO), International Boxing Federation (IBF) and International Boxing Organisation (IBO) Heavyweight Championships and successfully defended his titles recently – his 18th straight title defence against American Bryant Jennings in a unanimous decision victory.
The unbeaten Englishman is currently the mandatory challenger for the Ukrainian’s WBO Heavyweight Championship and having repeatedly called out the big man is finally set to getting his wish fulfilled. Speaking after his match against Jennings, Wladimir Klitschko said that a match between him and Fury will definitely not be taking place in the United States and added that the fight needs to happen in Europe.
He added that he knows the Fury is the WBO’s mandatory challenger and it is something he has to do. But he also mentioned that they have to figure out where the fight will take place, be it in the United Kingdom or in Germany and there needs to be talks held for that. Continue reading 'Wladimir Klitschko willing to fight Fury in UK'»
Reigning world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitshcko has gone on record several times to say that he would never fight his older brother, the former World Boxing Council or WBC Heavyweight champion Vitali several times. Wladimir, who holds the World Boxing Organisation or WBO, World Boxing Council or WBC, International Boxing Organisation or the IBO and the World Boxing Association or WBA Heavyweight Championships, dominated the division with his brother for over a decade before Vitali called time on his career to concentrate on politics, vacating his belt.
Fans and experts always imagined what it would be if the two brothers did set up a fight against each other when the two were dominating the division. And the younger Klitshcko has now said that renowned promoter Don King had once made them a $ 100 million offer to make the fight happen.
Wladimir Klitshcko said that King told them to sign for him and that he would make the fight and make them rich beyond belief. He mentioned that they were asked several times if they were ever going to fight each other but they had made a promise to their mother never to do that. Continue reading 'Wladimir Klitshcko rules out fighting his brother'»