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.