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WLADIMIR KLITSCHKO RUMORS

Sadam Ali vs. Francisco Santana set as Klitschko-Jennings co-feature

Undefeated Sadam “World Kid” Ali and fast-punching Francisco “Chia” Santana will face off at Madison Square Garden on Sat. April 25 as the co-feature to the World Heavyweight Championship between Wladimir Klitschko and challenger Bryant Jennings. The doubleheader will be televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing beginning at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.  “I’m excited to fight...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Video interview: Tyson Fury says Wladimir Klitschko would be an easy fight

Tyson Fury faces off against Christian Hammer this weekend. But it’s no secret that all of the talk is about him facing Wladimir Klitschko next. In fact, discussions are underway for a Klitschko vs. Fury fight this summer in the UK. While Klitschko will be busy dealing with unbeaten American Bryant Jennings at Madison Square Garden this April, the lone obstacle remaining for Fury...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Wladimir Klitschko turned down $100 million to fight his brother

Your browser does not support iframes. Wladimir Klitschko says he was once offered as much as $100 million to fight his brother Vitali, but he turned it down. Wladimir is the top heavyweight fighter in the world and at one point he and his older brother Vitali combined to hold all the major title belts...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Wladimir Klitschko vs. Bryant Jennings official for April 25th at Madison Square Garden

World Heavyweight Champion Wladimir Klitschko will defend his titles on April 25th against Bryant Jennings. The fight will take place at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Seven years after his first unification fight, Wladimir Klitschko finally fights in the US again. This puts an immediate end to any speculation of a quick fight against Deontay Wilder, or lord help us all...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Heavyweight champ Klitschko to fight Jennings in April at MSG

  Wladimir Klitschko has agreed to defend his WBA and IBF heavyweight titles against Bryant Jennings on April 25 at Madison Square Garden. It will be the champion's first fight in the United States in seven years. Jennings is undefeated in 19 fights, with 10 knockouts. Klitschko says he has "great respect" for Jennings, who "moves well and has a refined technique." The American...
Via AP on Fox
January 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Tyson Fury in line to face Wladimir Klitschko in 2015

Promoter Frank Warren has said that reports of plans to make a fight between Tyson Fury and Anthony Joshua are both inaccurate and wide of the mark. Fury defeated Chisora, for the second time, last Saturday night at the ExCeL London, securing the mandatory challenger position to Wladimir Klitschko’s WBO title. While Joshua is an exciting talent, he is yet to go beyond three rounds...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 03, 2014  |  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.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
November 17, 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

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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