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Sprott Warns: Dimitrenko Not in The Klitschkos' League

By Ruslan Chikov

British heavyweight veteran Michael Sprott (36-17, 17KOs) issued a warning to European [EBU] champion Alexander Dimitrenko (32-1, 21KOs). Last Saturday in Hamburg, Dimitrenko won a tougher than expected twelve round decision over Sprott, and now he wants to face either of the championship brothers, Vitali and Wladimir Klitschko.

During a recent post-event interview, the 6'7 Dimitrenko taunted the two brothers and claims they are only trying to fight boxers who are "light heavyweights and newbies in the heavyweight division."

Sprott, who knows the Klitschkos very well from being used as a sparring partner in their training camps, advised Dimitrenko to stay far away.

"I think Alexander should not take a fight with [either of] the Klitschko brothers. They are in another league [compared to Dimitrenko]. Alexander is the champion of Europe - and the title suits him," Sprott said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by uoykcuf on 09-26-2011

[QUOTE=kyshenko team;11214006]rofl, you might as well laugh at me, but I have heavies from my gym, who would spark this puss* out. He is no-bo-dy. :werd:[/QUOTE] You think that lowly of Dimitrenko? Or do you have some good heavyweights in…

Comment by Ogecca MaMa on 09-26-2011

[QUOTE=LegendOfLink;11213742]This ^^^^, all Dimitrenko wants is a pay-day. He knows he can't beat a Klitschko.[/QUOTE] rofl, you might as well laugh at me, but I have heavies from my gym, who would spark this puss* out. He is no-bo-dy. :werd:

Comment by Tiozzo on 09-26-2011

[QUOTE=LegendOfLink;11213742]This ^^^^, all Dimitrenko wants is a pay-day. He knows he can't beat a Klitschko.[/QUOTE] He probably believes he can win. That's what I think anyway.

Comment by Money Shot on 09-26-2011

Sprott is a solid C-class guy that isn't easy to get out of there but Dimitrenko never looked like getting the job done. The K's surely have better options than Mr Dimitrenko.

Comment by Medved on 09-26-2011

Dimitrenko has nothing that the klitschko's want. He already lost his "0" to a "midget" that Wlad KO'd

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