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Klitschko Brothers in New Five Fight, 15 Million TV Deal

By Ruslan Chikov

According to reports in Germany, television network RTL is close to finalizing a new TV deal with the Klitschko brothers. The new agreement pays 3 million euros for five fights involving either brother. Younger brother Wladimir, 36-years-old, defends his WBO/IBO/IBF/WBA  heavyweight titles against Mariusz Wach on November 10th in Hamburg, Germany. Older brother Vitali, 41 and the holder of the WBC title, has yet to specify when he plans to return.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Medved on 10-29-2012

Uhmm thats just the bonus they get from the TV companies, add this to what they make promoting the fight and other sponsors, gate revenue and they making bank

Comment by ShoulderRoll on 10-29-2012

[QUOTE=Timothy Horton;12650740]that's what i'm saying though i probably shouldn't have, it made freedom/tunney blow a gasket. he said all sorts of nasty things in a red k message. expect one yourself, bro.[/QUOTE] You shouldn't get red K just for speaking…

Comment by T.Horton on 10-29-2012

[QUOTE=Freedom.;12650785]There's no buzz in the USA because neither fighter is an American. But it's getting LOTS of buzz from the Polish, German, Ukrainian and Russian media. Heavyweight boxing does not "suck". Some people feel that way because the championship fights…

Comment by Freedom2111 on 10-29-2012

[QUOTE=ShoulderRoll;12650639]There's no buzz about the Wach fight (just like there was no buzz for the Mormeck fight, or the Charr fight, or.....) Heavyweight boxing sucks right now and might be possibly at it's lowest point ever.[/QUOTE]There's no buzz in the…

Comment by T.Horton on 10-29-2012

[QUOTE=ShoulderRoll;12650639]There's no buzz about the Wach fight (just like there was no buzz for the Mormeck fight, or the Charr fight, or.....) Heavyweight boxing sucks right now and might be possibly at it's lowest point ever.[/QUOTE]that's what i'm saying though…

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