WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko has defended his belt after defeating Dereck Chisora in 12 rounds in Germany’s Munich on Saturday night.
One-half of the most dominant duo in boxing, Vitali Klitschko, put his title on the line against British contender Dereck "Del Boy" Chisora today (Sat., Feb. 18, 2012) in Germany. Controversy blossomed at the weigh-ins yesterday when Chisora slapped Klitschko, which cost him a quarter of his purse. Show More Summary
It's the seventh round of Dereck Chisora's WBC title challenge against Vitali Klitschko, but the most interesting action took place before the bout began. More »
The doctor is in. Heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko, fresh off an unmerciful annihilation of Tomasz Adamek, will be putting his titles on the line against British contender Dereck “Del Boy” Chisora. Most recently, Chisora battered...Show More Summary
WBC heavyweight world champion Vitali Klitschko got a slap in the face from British Dereck Chisora on the official pre-match weigh-in on Friday.
Some might think that getting knocked out by an opponent is quite the emasculating experience for a boxer, but it is not even close to being as emasculating as getting slapped in the face by your opponent during the pre-fight weigh-ins. The current WBC heavyweight champion, Vitali Klitschko was a victim of the latter, as [...]
("Where I come from, this is what happens to you when you come in smelling like cabbage during a staredown.") Dereck Chisora must think he's the Paul Daley of boxing. The brash Brit today slapped WBC heavyweight kingpin Vitali Klitschko across the face during the staredown at the weigh-ins for their championship bout tomorrow night in Munich. Show More Summary
Heavyweight slap fight.
The staredown became a slapfest. The traditional nose-to-nose photo-op weigh-in that proceeds a boxing do-si-do turned sour when Dereck Chisora slapped Vitali Klitschko, the WBC champion, ahead of their heavyweight title bout Saturday in Munich. Show More Summary
In the annals of boxing blunders—and the exploits of Mike Tyson have made those some very thick books indeed—you may be unlikely to find an act so brazen and stupid as what Dereck Chisora did today in Munich at the weigh-in for his WBC heavyweight title fight against Vitali Klitschko. More »
WBC heavyweight world champion Vitali Klitschko will face off Dereck Chisora in a title defense bout on February 18.
Vitali Klitschko is suggesting that the 12-year age gap between him and WBC heavyweight title challenger Dereck Chisora could cause the Ukrainian champion problems in their title bout Saturday.
Dereck Chisora: I promise to nail Vitali Klitschko and will end his heavyweight reign – Boxing news Dereck Chisora, the current number one opponent who will take on Vitali Klitschko for the World heavyweight championship title, is confident...Show More Summary
Lennox Lewis: Dereck Chisora can startle the world by kayoing Vitali Klitschko – Boxing news Lennox Lewis, the most respected and feared names in the boxing world, one of the only two brawlers who secured a win over Vitali KlitschkoShow More Summary
Klitschko brothers: We are fit and will continue to dominate the heavyweight division – Boxing news Vitali and Wladimir Klitschko, the Klitschko brothers, in a recent interview expressed their plans of dominating the heavyweight division...Show More Summary
Klitschko vs. Haye mega-bout in jeopardy according to Klitschko’s manager – Boxing news According to WBA heavyweight Klitschko’s manager Bernd Boente, negotiations between Vitali Klitschko and David Haye have hit a dead-end since the latter is making unreasonable demands. Seems like Boente is now browned off with Haye’s demands. Show More Summary
Dereck Chisora vows to throw Vitali Klitschko off heavyweight reign – Boxing news The former British heavyweight and current world number 16, Dereck Chisora gallantly remarked that he is not a feline and can blank the senses of the current...Show More Summary
Adam Booth: Vitali Klitschko not serious about taking on David Haye – Boxing news Adam Booth, the trainer of former World Boxing Association (WBA) heavyweight champion David Haye, has vehemently denied all the comments put forth by Vitali...Show More Summary
WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko: An athlete’s career is not everlasting – Boxing news Vitali Klitschko, the world number two heavyweight pugilist and the man who has been ruling his division emphatically since 2008 by wearing...Show More Summary