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Joshua Believes He Will KO Klitschko, Hopes Ref Doesn't Stop It

IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (18-0, 18 KOs) believes that his streak of knockout victims will continue on April 29th, when he faces Wladimir Klitschko before an expected rabid crowd of 90,0...Read More

Deontay Wilder, Defense Aside, Has Far Bigger Targets For 2017

Deontay Wilder, Defense Aside, Has Far Bigger Targets For 2017

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - Deontay Wilder has a fight this weekend. Nevertheless, he’s got bigger things on his agenda than 6-foot-6 Gerald Washington. The WBC champion will defend his share of the heavywe...Read More

Klitschko: Fury Played Mental Games With Me, Destroyed Himself

Wladimir Klitschko believes Anthony Joshua is strengthening his chances of success by not engaging in the “mind games” attempted by Tyson Fury and David Haye. The 40-year-old Klitschko challenges IBF ...Read More

Klitschko Banking on Experience To Push Him Past Joshua

Wladimir Klitschko is counting on experience to help him regain the IBF, IBO and WBA heavyweight titles when he faces Britain's Anthony Joshua at Wembley Stadium in April. Klitschko, who was unbeaten ...Read More

Joshua Says a Win Over Klitschko Won't Make Him World's Best

Anthony Joshua believes that even victory over Wladimir Klitschko will not earn him widespread recognition as the world’s leading heavyweight. With victory at Wembley Stadium on April 29, the IBF cham...Read More

Klitschko Motivated To Topple Joshua, Reclaim Division Throne

After what will be 17 months out of the ring, former heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko believes the chances of resurrecting his remarkable career are "50-50" against the unbeaten Anthony Joshua....Read More

Photos: Joshua, Klitschko - Go Face To Face in Germany

Joshua, Klitschko face to face in Germany - Britain’s heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua’s mouthwatering bout with legendary Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko for the IBF, IBO and WBA crowns will be...Read More

Klitschko: Joshua Fight is Toughest Challenge That I've Ever Had

According to former division king Wladimir Klitschko, his upcoming fight with IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua is the "toughest challenge" of his entire career. The fight is scheduled to take p...Read More

Wilder: Klitschko Confident, Training His Ass Off For Joshua Fight

Anthony Joshua's lack of big-fight experience may prove costly when he defends the IBF heavyweight title against Wladimir Klitschko, says Deontay Wilder. Explosive Briton Joshua has yet to be beaten i...Read More

Wilder: Joshua Not Ready for Klitschko, ‘David Price in Making’

NEW YORK – Deontay Wilder doesn’t think Anthony Joshua really wants to fight Wladimir Klitschko. The WBC heavyweight champion claimed Wednesday that Eddie Hearn – whose company, Matchroom Sport, promo...Read More

Klitschko: I Owed it To Emanuel Steward To Take the Joshua Fight

NEW YORK – Wladimir Klitschko often talked to Emanuel Steward about finally finding that huge, career-defining fight. Steward preached patience as Klitschko continuously wondered when that type of cha...Read More

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Deontay Wilder: We Can't Count Klitschko Out in Joshua Fight

WBC heavyweight world champion Deontay Wilder (37-0, 36 KOs) is cautioning that nobody should count out Wladimir Klitschko in his upcoming fight with IBF champion Anthony Joshua (18-0, 18 KOs). Joshu...Read More

Lewis: If Klitschko Still Had Steward - He'd Be Champ, Beats Joshua

Lennox Lewis believes Wladimir Klitschko would beat Anthony Joshua if his trainer Manny Steward was still alive. Lewis is also convinced the 40-year-old would never have lost to Tyson Fury with Stewar...Read More

Lennox Lewis Warns: Motivated Klitschko is Trouble For Joshua

Former undisputed heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis is very interested in the upcoming showdown between his countryman, IBF world champion Anthony Joshua, and former division ruled Wladimir Klitschko....Read More

Klitschko: Fighting Joshua at Wembley Stadium is to My Advantage

NEW YORK – You’d think boxing before a hostile crowd of roughly 90,000 would be intimidating. Wladimir Klitschko actually is looking forward to it. One of the reasons the former heavyweight champion w...Read More

Joshua vs. Klitschko: Only 1,000 Coach Seat Packages Remain

Only 1,000 coach packages are left on sale for the blockbuster World Heavyweight title clash between Anthony Joshua MBE and Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley Stadium Connected by EE on Saturday April 29, ...Read More

Klitschko: Johnathon Banks Is Still My Trainer; I Believe In Him

NEW YORK – Boxers don’t hesitate sometimes to replace a trainer in the aftermath of losing a big fight. Wladimir Klitschko won’t do that to Johnathon Banks, no matter how much criticism is directed to...Read More

Fury's Coach Gives Klitschko The Edge in Anthony Joshua Clash

Peter Fury, uncle and trainer for former world champion Tyson Fury, is giving veteran and former division ruler Wladimir Klitschko the edge to defeat Anthony Joshua in front of a record-breaking crowd...Read More

Klitschko Wasn’t ‘Sitting on Couch, Drinking Beer’ During Layoff

NEW YORK – This 17-month break between boxing matches will amount to the longest layoff of Wladimir Klitschko’s 20-year pro boxing career. Inactivity can become even more troublesome for older boxers,...Read More