Following the collapse of the heavyweight championship rematch between fight legend Wladimir Klitschko and lineal champion Tyson Fury, negotiations are underway for the former to face IBF belt holder Anthony Joshua.
Next month, former long reigning heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko will face newly-crowned king Tyson Fury in what will serve as a rematch of their November 2015 bout won by the latter.
On July 9, former long reigning heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko will face newly-crowned king Tyson Fury in Manchester, UK in what will serve as a rematch of their November 2015 bout won by the latter.
Deontay Wilder, Tyson Fury, Anthony Joshua, Luis Ortiz, Joseph Parker and Charles Martin are young heavyweights on the rise.
Wladimir Klitschko, after losing to newly-crowned heavyweight champion Tyson Fury in a sloppy, low-energy affair in November, immediately exercised the rematch clause.
Has Wladimir Klitschko, who, along with actress Hayden Panettiere, welcomed the birth of their first child in December 2014, become "too civilized" for the ring?"
"... I would like to fight in Las Vegas before I retire," stated then-super middleweight belt-holder Carl Froch of the United Kingdom in 2014.
After 10 years without a loss, Wladimir Klitschko's heavyweight title reign came to an end in November.
Although most die-hard fight fans are currently buzzing about Cotto/Canelo and Golovkin/Lemieux stateside, sports enthusiasts across the pond are anxiously awaiting the big Heavyweight showdown on October 24, between incumbent champion Wladimir Klitschko (64-3, 53 KOs) and undefeated challenger Tyson Fury (24-0, 18 KOs).
Wladimir Klitschko, boxing's 39 year old long-reigning lineal heavyweight champion will face unbeaten challenger Tyson Fury on October 24th.
During the first Golovkin vs Lemieux press conference at NYC’s famed Madison Square Garden, current WBA Middleweight Champion Gennady Golovkin made a perplexing comment while taking his turn at the podium, which left media members in attendance a bit puzzled.
Thirty-nine year old WBA/IBF/WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir "Dr. Steelhammer" Klitschko (64-3 53 KO) has just signed a brand new five-fight agreement with German television network RTL, whom he has been with since 2006.
According to the Daily Mail, Chelsea wants to host the fall showdown between lineal and concensus WBO/IBO/WBA/IBF champion Wladimir Klitschko and mandatory challenger Tyson Fury.