Holyfield vs. Zimnoch Talks Begin, Evander Wants 250K

By Luke Furman

Talks begin for a fall fight between former two division world champion Evander Holyfield (44-10-2, 29 KOs) and Polish heavyweight prospect Krzysztof Zimnoch (15-0-1, 11 KOs). The bout is now being discussed for October in Wieliczka, Poland. Holyfield has requested a purse of $250,000 dollars for the match. This past Saturday Zimnoch won a tough eight round decision over former WBC champion Oliver McCall.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by smoothtkl on 05-24-2013

Man ! This is so sad to me ! I've been an Evander Holyfield fan since he was an amateur ! To see him begging for $250,000.00 for a fight at the age he is now is a sad sight…

Comment by axyun on 05-22-2013

Evander has given us great fights , never ducking anyone competing against bigger men but none with a heart as big as his. I feel bad that he has fallen financially since he made incredible amounts of money and lost…

Comment by Ulver on 05-22-2013

[QUOTE=nacho mama;13403282]holyfield is a cyborg. I do not know how he got away with the blatant PED's he took by the trainload. his head turned into a cave man battering ram with 5 inches of bone added to his forehead…

Comment by Gratide on 05-22-2013

pls quit , you were great , don't shame yourself !

Comment by nacho mama on 05-22-2013

holyfield is a cyborg. I do not know how he got away with the blatant PED's he took by the trainload. his head turned into a cave man battering ram with 5 inches of bone added to his forehead from…

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