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Klitschko Tells Holyfield: I Won't Fight You For Any Amount

By Ruslan Chikov

WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko (44-2, 40KOs) has no interest in facing former four time beltholder Evander Holyfield. During several recent interviews, Holyfield demanded a fight with Vitali and his younger brother Wladimir Klitschko.

Holyfield told press members that Vitali could earn $20 million dollars by fighting him. Vitali has refused the offer and doesn't care about the money.

"Many, many times Holyfield has said that he wants to fight with me or my brother - but I refuse to go against him in the ring. He is my idol. I can't do it for any amount of money," Vitali said.

Vitali returns on September 8th against Manuel Charr (21-0, 11KOs) in Moscow, Russia.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by thuggery on 03-13-2013

[QUOTE=Simurgh;13136532]Anyone with the common sense would be against this fight. Holyfield is a legend. [B]No need for the shameless beating of an old man[/B].[/QUOTE] /thread[COLOR="White"].......[/COLOR]

Comment by DreamFighter on 03-13-2013

[QUOTE=Jedi Vader;13136537]Plus sent home from sparring for being so inept yet Klit thinks that's good enough for a title shot. :lol1:[/QUOTE] Anyone with the common sense would be against this fight. Pianeta is a failed sparring partner. No need for…

Comment by KickAzz on 03-12-2013

Holyfield should retire. he's been on a losing streak. Hopkins is still winning against younger opponents... there's really no excuse why Hopkins/ Ward can't be made if there was enough money in the pot

Comment by Jedi Vader on 03-12-2013

[QUOTE=JAB5239;13136529][FONT="Tahoma"][COLOR="Navy"]They were forces to be reckoned with because they were/are undefeated. :lol1:[/COLOR][/FONT][/QUOTE] Plus sent home from sparring for being so inept yet Klit thinks that's good enough for a title shot. :lol1:

Comment by Simurgh on 03-12-2013

Anyone with the common sense would be against this fight. Holyfield is a legend. No need for the shameless beating of old man.

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