By Scott Gilfoid: The April 29 fight between heavyweights Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko has failed to catch on with the boxing public compared to fights in the past. Wladimir’s brother former WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko is confident that Wladimir can beat Joshua or any heavyweight in the division if he’s focused. Show More Summary
By Eric Baldwin: Former heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko believes his brother Wladimir Klitschko (64-4, 53 KOs) will absolutely beat IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (18-0, 18 KOs) in their fight on April 29, as long as the 40-year-old Wladimir is 100 percent dialed in for their fight at Wembley Stadium in London, England. Show More Summary
Photo by Witters Sport-USA TODAY Sports A lot happened in boxing's heavyweight division this past weekend. Anthony Joshua retained his version of the heavyweight crown by knocking out Eric Molina, and presumably set the stage for a showdown against former heavyweight king Wladmir Klitschko in April. Show More Summary
Four years after his final outing Vitali Klitschko is honoured by the WBC The post Vitali Klitschko named ‘Eternal World Heavyweight Champion’ by the WBC appeared first on Boxing News.
Pretty weak throw, all things considered. Dereck Chisora is not a terribly well-mannered chap. From slapping Vitali Klitschko to spitting on his brother the next day, he fully embraces his role as the bad guy. Can’t say I expected this,...Show More Summary
By Dan Ambrose: Former two-time world title challenger Chris Arreola (36-4-1, 31 KOs) will be getting his third title shot next month when he fights WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (36-0, 35 [...] The post Arreola: Deontay Wilder is no Vitali Klitschko appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Former boxing champion and Kiev mayor Vitaly Klitschko has called for tolerance ahead of this weekend’s LGBT equality march in the city and said security is the “top issue” for authorities. Kiev Pride is set to take place on Sunday morning...Show More Summary
We speak to the mayor of Kiev and former heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko, and we fact-check China's economic boom.
On January 27, 2001 at Rudi Sedlmayer Halle, Munich, Bayern, Germany, Vitali Klitschko, originally from Belovodskoye, Kyrgyzstan, fought Orlin Norris,from Lubbock, Texas, for the WBA Inter-Continental heavyweight title. Dr. Ironfist was 28-1 going in. Norris…
Former boxing heavyweight world champion and now local Ukraine politician Vitali Klitschko believes that his younger brother, Wladimir, would be able to bounce back in his rematch against Tyson Fury.
On December 11, 1999 at the Sporthalle in Hamburg, Germany, WBO heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko, born in Belovodskoye, Kyrgyzstan, but raised in Kiev, Ukraine, defended his title against Obed “The Fighting Marine” Sullivan, from Gulfport,…
On December 6th, 2003 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, Vitali Klitschko from Kiev, Ukraine, fresh off his loss to Lennox Lewis in LA,. took on the tough Canadian heavyweight Kirk Johnson in a WBC title eliminator. Klitschko was 32-2 at the time,…
By Tim Fletcher: Former heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko says his brother former IBF/IBO/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko rates a rematch with Tyson Fury after his loss to him last [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
By Scott Gilfoid: Wladimir Klitschko’s brother Vitali Klitschko was less than happy with him tonight in watching IBF/IBO/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir (64-4, 53 KOs) lose his world titles to [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
By Tony Mayger/Ringtone Boxing Tyson Fury promoter Mick Hennessey argues with the German Commission President Thomas Pütz and Vitali Klitschko over the composition of the ring canvas. The post Exclusive Video: Fury Camp protesting ring appeared first on Boxing News.
By Tim Fletcher: Despite being an underdog in tonight’s fight, Tyson Fury (24-0, 18 KOs) is already looking past his fight against champion IBF/IBO/WBA/WBO heavyweight Wladimir Klitschko (64-3, 53 KOs) [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
By Scott Gilfoid: In what has to be seen as overkill, IBF/IBO/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko (64-3, 53 KOs) used his 6’7” brother former WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko for [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
Current WBA (super), IBF and WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko needs tall sparring partners to help him prepare for unbeaten 6’9 challenger Tyson Fury next week. He found a good one in his big brother, former heavyweight world champion Vitali … Continue reading ? The post Wlad spars with Vitali appeared first on Boxing News.
Incumbent Kiev Mayor Vitali Klitschko has secured his lead in the second round of elections after 100 percent of the ballots were counted
One of boxing’s big stories over the past few years has been the emergence of stars from the former Soviet Bloc. While Ukrainian greats Wladimir and Vitali Klitschko were already trailblazers in this movement a generation ago, in recent years, it has become a full-blown trend. Show More Summary