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Cecilia Braekhus returns on Klitschko-Fury undercard Oct 24th

Undisputed female Welterweight Champion Cecilia Brækhus (27-0, 7 KOs) is finally back in action on October 24. Brækhus has teamed up with new trainer Johnathon Banks, and is set for a high-profile undercard slot on the Wladimir Klitschko vs Tyson Fury world title clash in Düsseldorf, Germany. ‘’I can’t wait to get back in the ring and show once again why I’m the pound...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 3 reasons Tyson Fury will come up short vs. Wladimir Klitschko

October 24th is a massive night for British fight fans as Tyson Fury takes his first stab at world honors. The man standing in his way? Well, its only Wladimir Klitschko, the long reigning heavyweight kingpin. While some believe Fury could be the man to end Klitschko’s kingship, I don’t buy it. Here, find the top 3 reasons I believe this is a step too far for Manchester’s heavyweight...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
13 days ago  |  Discuss

David Price comments on Klitschko-Fury, still wants a Tyson Fury fight

Liverpool heavyweight David Price will face his toughest test since his shock defeats to Tony Thompson two years ago when he challenges for the European title. He takes on undefeated Erkan Teper, in a fight that can see him begin to rise back among the top names at heavyweight. His losses to American Thompson in 2013 were a major setback for Price, who was being tipped as one of...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Wladimir Klitschko vs. Tyson Fury set for October 24th in Dusseldorf

The long-rumored and anticipated Wladimir Klitschko vs. Tyson Fury heavyweight championship clash has been made official. The reigning heavyweight champion, Klitschko, will defend his titles against Fury at ESPIRIT Arena in Dusseldorf, Germany, on October 24th.  The arena is the home stadium of the German football club Fortuna Düsseldorf with a capacity of almost 55,000 seats...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 16, 2015  |  Discuss

You Don’t Have To Like Klitschko Vs Fury, But You Do Have To Respect It

Sometimes a boxer is good enough compared to the era he fights in that there are really only a couple options that can even get anyone at half-mast, in the current context. One of those options is fighting an opponent who is, juxtaposed against other opponents, highly deserving and/or someone who presents a Spock-eyebrow raising “maybe.” The other option is to move up into a...
Via The Queensbury Rules
July 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Wladimir Klitschko v Tyson Fury Set For German

Once again Germany plays host for the next big heavyweight title fight. After discussions and negotiations that appeared bound for purse bid, Dr. Steelhammer a.k.a alphabet (WBA, IBF, and WBO) heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko and British heavyweight challenger Tyson Fury are headed to the ring. Taking place on October 24th in Dusseldorf, Germany, Fury is the mandatory challenger...
Via BadCulture
July 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Wladimir Klitschko Defeats Bryant Jennings By Decision (Videos)

Wladimir Klitschko defended his boxing heavyweight world championship when he defeated Bryant Jennings by unanimous decision Saturday. The bout marked 18 consecutive title defenses for Klitschko, third-most all time. Two judges scored the fight 116-112, while a third scored it 118-109. Check out highlights below. Klitschko forgot who he was fighting for a moment. Here’s...
April 26, 2015  |  Discuss

What do Wladimir Klitschko, Muhammad Ali and Eric Kelly have in common?

Last Saturday, Wladimir Klitschko knocked out Kubrat Pulev, earning his 53rd KO, and climbed one step closer to heavyweight immortality. As it stands, he’s third on the longest heavyweight title defense..... The post What Do Wladimir Klitschko, Muhammad Ali And Eric Kelly Have In Common? appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
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November 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Wladimir Klitschko impregnated Hayden Panettiere?

An inside source allegedly has revealed to US Weekly that Wladimir Klitschko and actress Hayden Panettiere are expecting their first child. The Ukrainian heavyweight boxer and actress, always looked upon as an odd match, both in practicality (he’s 38, she’s 24) and in size differential (he’s 6-foot-6, she’s five-feet even), have been engaged for about […] The post Wladimir...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Australia's Alex Leapai to face off with Wladimir Klitschko

Wladimir Klitschko will defend his WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight titles against Australian challenger Alex Leapai in Oberhausen, Germany, on April 26. Klitschko's management company says the bout will be the Ukrainian fighter's 25th world championship fight. The 1.83-meter (6-foot) Leapai defeated the previously unbeaten Denis Boytsov in November to become the WBO's mandatory...
Via AP on Fox
February 03, 2014  |  Discuss

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