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Vitali: Wladimir must dominate Joshua

By Scott Gilfoid: Former WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko, the older brother of former IBF/IBO/WBA/WBO heavyweight champ Wladimir Klitschko, says he must “dominate” IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua this Saturday night for him to win at Wembley Stadium in London, England. Vitali doesn’t want the 41-year-old Wladimir to wait and be passive against the younger […]

Vitali Klitschko: Nobody can beat Wladimir when he’s focused

By Scott Gilfoid: The April 29 fight between heavyweights Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko has failed to catch on with the boxing public compared to fights in the past. Wladimir’s brother former WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko is confident that Wladimir can beat Joshua or any heavyweight in the division if he’s focused. Vitali says […]

Vitali Klitschko: Joshua doesn’t have a chance if Wladimir is focused 100%

By Eric Baldwin: Former heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko believes his brother Wladimir Klitschko (64-4, 53 KOs) will absolutely beat IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (18-0, 18 KOs) in their fight on April 29, as long as the 40-year-old Wladimir is 100 percent dialed in for their fight at Wembley Stadium in London, England. Vitali doesn’t […]

Vitali Klitschko shocked by Wladimir’s loss to Fury

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 Saturday night. However, Vitali it’s ultimately up to Wladimir whether he wants to step inside the ring with Fury a second time or not. Vitali says […]

Vitali Klitschko: Wladimir will come back stronger!

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 a very, very limited Tyson Fury (25-0, 18 KOs) by a 12 round unanimous decision in a fight televised by Sky Box Office. Vitali kept questioning […]

Fury: After I beat Wladimir, I’m calling out Vitali

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) towards a much desired match against Wladimir’s brother former WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko. Fury says he’d like to face the 44-year-old Vitali, who he […]

Wladimir spars with Vitali to get ready for Fury

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 several rounds of sparring to get ready for his title defense next Saturday night against the rangy 6’9” Tyson Fury (24-0, 18 KOs) at the […]

Vitali Klitschko – Will he be remembered as a champion in a weak Heavyweight era?

By Abbas Dadhiwala: Vitali Klitschko is a unified World Heavyweight Champion with only two defeats on his record and 41 knockout wins out of 45 fights. But will be remembered as a great? Klitschko hasn’t fought since stopping Manuel Charr in the third round in 2012. Klitschko is 45-2 with 41 knockouts. He has been […]

Removing the False Veil of Greatness, Part 1 – Vitali Klitschko

By Anthony Mason: Much has been made of the Klitschkos’ long title reigns. What many fail to do is put these so-called title defenses in context. The reigns of both Klitschkos will be analyzed and only when this is done can the legitimacy of their defenses be evaluated. Only after comparing the Klitschkos’ competition against […]

Why the Klitschkos cannot be considered historically great

By Anthony Mason: I find it very confusing when people compare the Klitschkos to the all-time great heavyweights. The Klitschkos are definitely good boxers, but they have not done anything to stand out and be considered in the league of a Dempsey, Wills, or Tunney, let alone a Joe Louis or Muhammad Ali. No amount […]

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