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
Incumbent Kiev Mayor Vitaly Klitschko is poised to return to city hall as exit polls show him winning 40.4 percent of the vote.
SHANNON BRIGGS STILL WANTS 2 FIGHT WLADIMIR KLITSCHKO Shannon "The Cannon" Briggs, a rare fighter who has shared the ring with George Foreman, Lennox Lewis, Vitali Klitschko, and Raphael Zumbano Love, has been on a lengthy mission to...Show More Summary
On October 11, 2008 at O2 World Arena in Berlin, Germany, WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko, aka Dr. Ironfist, defended his crown against the “Nigerian Nightmare” Samuel Peter. Klitschko was 35-2 coming in. The always resilient Peter…
The Klitschko brothers, Wladimir and Vitali, are two of the hardest punchers of all time, let alone the past 10 years. Their punching power is hardly the entire story when it comes to explaining their long run at the top of the heavyweight...Show More Summary
On September 26, 2009 at the Staples Center, Los Angeles, heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko met undefeated Chris Arreola in defense of his WBC title. The champion had notched two wins since returning to action after a four-year hiatus. Many believed…
Charr required surgery but is not in critical condition. Former heavyweight title challenger Manuel Charr was shot yesterday in Essen, Germany. Charr, whose 2012 title bid against Vitali Klitschko ended with a fourth-round cut stoppage,...Show More Summary
Kiev could soon honour slain Kremlin-critic Boris Nemtsov by naming a street after him, according to the Ukrainian capital's mayor Vitali Klitschko. Nemtsov was fatally shot within view of the Kremlin last February, prompting thousands to take to the streets of Moscow in honour of the politician. Show More Summary
The city of Kiev is considering naming a street after Boris Nemstov, the Russian opposition leader who was killed in Moscow near the Kremlin earlier this year, Vitaly Klitschko, the mayor of the Ukrainian capital, said at a press conference...Show More Summary