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Klitschko Defends Selection of Mormeck: He's Not Easy

by Ruslan Chikov

IBF/IBO/WBO/WBA heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko (56-3, 49KOs) is defending the opponent selection for his next scheduled fight. On December 10th before at the ESPRIT Arena in Düsseldorf, Germany, Klitschko will defend his titles against former cruiserweight king Jean Marc Mormeck (36-4, 22KOs). Klitschko is not going to underestimate Mormeck and considers him a very dangerous opponent.

"Mormeck is one of the most experienced opponents that I've ever had. During his career he won many championship fights, he is technically strong, has excellent boxing skills and he's a very intelligent fighter. To underestimate him would be fatal," Klitschko said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by jkaisen41 on 10-07-2011

STRIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIKE - what a match up... Mormeck wins it in a war - 7th round with a brutal Upper-undercut version that nobody has ever seen before WAR Mormeck

Comment by Drunk Punch on 10-06-2011

Ha ha ha, very dangerous?? Of course. Sell that fight.

Comment by Dave Rado on 10-06-2011

[QUOTE=Jedi Vader;11259279]Are you trying to be funny??? Arreola will never be ready. He can't fight and he can't stay in shape.[/QUOTE] Arreola has been in shape for his last three fights, weighing 234 for one and 236 twice. In his…

Comment by LoveForBoxing on 10-06-2011

Just when i was starting to respect the klitschkos this fight is made and its all gone whos vitali going to fight next apart from haye ? montee barret perhaps would make sense as for the people making out its…

Comment by EatKnuckle on 10-06-2011

[QUOTE=Pirao;11258968]What about Helenius?[/QUOTE] He's with Sauerland, they'll wait until the Klitschkos are retired. The fight against Mormeck is just a stay busy fight. Mormeck has in no way deserved the fight, but there aren't any worthy opponents left. At least…

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