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Klitschko vs. Solis Discussions Fall Apart For April 6th

By Ruslan Chikov

IBF/IBO/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko has still not finalized an opponent for his voluntary defense on April 6th. There were discussions about the possibility of putting him in with Olympic gold medal winner Odlanier Solis, but the Cuban's promoter Ahmet Oner tells the German press that their negotiations fell apart for unknown reasons.

"The subject is closed. We negotiated and, in fact, came to an agreement on all points, but at the last minute Klitschko's side made a different decision. We always wanted this fight. Solis would come out even for very little money," Oner said.

The rumored Klitschko opponent at the moment is WBA #5 rated Fres Oquendo.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Mike Haynes on 02-05-2013

[QUOTE=edgarg;12995281]That's already an urban myth, although the fight is readily available on Youtube. Now read carefully and repeat. "Klitschko had scored 9 punches against Solis'4 punches up to the time of the KO. The KO punch stunned Solis and he…

Comment by shade darkar on 02-05-2013

[QUOTE=Freedom.;12996326]No. They are afraid of being stopped.[/QUOTE] and ripped off. he is not the first guy to complain is he! but to be honest im not really interested in anything you have got to say about the klitschkos because you…

Comment by The Hammer on 02-05-2013

[QUOTE=shade darkar;12996321]hardly surprising, seems most klitschko opponents have issues with the contract.[/QUOTE]No. They are afraid of being stopped.

Comment by shade darkar on 02-05-2013

hardly surprising, seems most klitschko opponents have issues with the contract.

Comment by Weltschmerz on 02-05-2013

Solis might as well retire to Cuba. Fat boy wasted his career.

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