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Anthony Joshua learning via sparring Wladimir Klitschko

Anthony Joshua says sparring with Heavyweight king Wladimir Klitschko has him fired up for his clash with Konstantin Airich at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester on Saturday. The London 2012 Olympic star spent ten days in Austria ahead of Klitschko’s now-rearranged title defense against Kubrat Pulev. Joshua has yet to go beyond two rounds in the paid ranks but German-based Kazakh...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Wladimir Klitschko’s injury a sign that retirement is on its way?

Wladimir Klitschko's camp announced that he was forced to postpone his the fight with Bulgaria's Kubrat Pulev due to a torn biceps. The announcement was met with dismay in fight circles, as Klitschko vs. Pulev promised to be the most exciting Dr. Steelhammer fight in years, even though it only means a postponement until November. [Editor's note: The promoters worked quickly...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Klitschko vs. Pulev fight postponed due to Klitschko injury

Bad news for boxing fans, as Wladimir Klitschko must postpone his title bout with Kubrat Pulev. Klitschko tore his life biceps muscle during sparring, and he's going to need a fair amount of time of recovery before he'll be able to resume intensive training once again. Still, Klitschko's promoters are hoping that the fight will be rescheduled before the end of 2014, in...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Klitschko injured in sparring, heavyweight fight against Pulev postponed

FRANKFURT, Germany -- Wladimir Klitschko has torn a bicep in sparring and his Sept. 6 heavyweight title against IBF mandatory challenger Kubrat Pulev has been postponed. Klitschko's management says the champion will have to miss four weeks of training. A new date for the fight will be announced later. It will likely take place in Hamburg, the original venue. Klitschko was injured...
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Wladimir Klitschko hires extra muscle for Shannon Briggs

Wladimir Klitschko has bolstered his security staff in response to the ongoing lunacy of former two-time heavyweight titlist Shannon Briggs. Stalking the mammoth Ukrainian for in excess of a month, Briggs (55-6-1-1, 48 KOs) instigated a brawl with the 38-year-old Klitschko (62-3, 53 KOs) a week ago at a restaurant in South Florida. “Until now it was funny, but not anymore,” said...
Via Sports by Colin
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Briggs stalks Klitschko, ends up in hospital

Ukrainian heavyweight boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko and former champ Shannon Briggs got into a brawl at a Miami restaurant. TMZ reports that Klitschko was having a bowl of pasta at Mama Mia's Italian restaurant when Briggs walked in and started taunting Klitschko by eating his food.  Klitschko poured water on Briggs’ head and then all hell broke loose.  
Via IMAGE CPR SPORTS
August 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Shannon Briggs Tries to Punk Heavyweight Champ Wladimir Klitschko (Video)

Shannon Briggs isn’t considered an elite heavyweight but that didn’t stop him from challenging champion Wladimir Klitschko a few days ago. Briggs best tool to get a title shot is agitation and he used it to tempt Klitschko into a fight. It didn’t work on that day but it may pay off in the near future if Briggs in facts lands a title shot. Here’s the Video of Briggs trying...
Via BlackSportsOnline
July 31, 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

Hayden Panettiere, Wladimir Klitschko announce engagement

Via Guyism
October 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Wladimir Klitschko vs. Alexander Povetkin negotiations ordered by WBA

The World Boxing Association (WBA) has instructed the promotional companies Sauerland Event (SE) and Klitschko Management Group (KMG) to conduct immediate negotiations for the fight between the current Heavyweight Super Champion Wladimir Klitschko and Regular World Champion Alexander Povetkin. The WBA has followed the rules of their writing originally sent to all parties prior to...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 19, 2012  |  Discuss
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