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Chisora: I Hope Klitschko Honors His Commitment to Me

Dereck Chisora will go into Saturday's British and Commonwealth heavyweight title fight against Tyson Fury carrying the heaviest weight of his career. Zimbabwe-born Londoner Chisora weighed in at 261 pounds on Friday, 17 lb heavier than his last fight.

Fury claimed on BBC Radio 5 live that the winner is likely to face David Haye's conqueror Wladimir Klitschko.

Klitschko, who has twice pulled out of fights with Chisora, won a unanimous decision over Haye earlier this month.

"Wladimir Klitschko has shown a lot of interest in the winner of this fight. Unofficially this is a world title eliminator," he said.

"Hopefully the winner will do a better job than Haye, which won't be hard."

The unbeaten Fury's last outing was a fifth-round knockout of Marcelo Luiz Nascimento, while Chisora successfully defended his British and Commonwealth heavyweight title against Sam Sexton in September.

The pair share almost identical records with Fury collecting 10 knockouts compared to his opponent's nine en route to 14 unanswered victories.

But Londoner Chisora is confident he will dispatch the 24-year-old to place himself in Klitschko's sights for a third time.

"I will show everyone that I am the top domestic heavyweight and that Fury isn't what he thinks," he told the Barnet Press.

"Klitschko owes me a fight. I hope he's a man of integrity and honors his commitment to me."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Steak on 07-23-2011

Tony Thompson would easily TKO this tub of lard.

Comment by UglyPug on 07-23-2011

sorry to get politcal on here but it's just sad that NOBODY in america, and im willing to bet not many people in other first world countries have any idea about zimbabwe, and the horrors being committed on it's people.…

Comment by UglyPug on 07-23-2011

ed - i agree mugabe is a dictator in every sense of the word. they should have made the white farmers give some of the land to the PEOPLE, and taught them how to farm it. that way the white…

Comment by JAB5239 on 07-23-2011

[QUOTE=BoxerDood;10882672]This fat f**k doesn't deserve anything now. He's ruining his potential just as badly as Solis did. I picked him to beat Fury but after seeing him weigh in at 261, I don't know. His stamina already sucks ass. Fury's…

Comment by EdMon917 on 07-23-2011

[QUOTE=ThePhantom5;10883021]You are what you eat and Chisora clearly went out and ate a fat guy.[/QUOTE] LMFAO! Wlad could beat both guys in the same month

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