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Photos: Klitschko Turns Back Thompson With Huge Rights

Bern, Switzerland - Wladimir Klitschko (58-3, 51KOs) stopped mandatory challenger Tony Thompson (36-3, 24KOs) in the sixth round of their rematch to retain the WBO/IBO/WBA/IBF heavyweight titles. In t...Read More

EPIXstats: Klitschko Lands 55% of Shots on Thompson

Wladimir Klitschko made his power punches count, landing just six per round, but hitting on 55%. The uninspired Tony Thompson landed just 25 total punches all fight. Punch Stats are provided by Compu...Read More

CompuBox: Klitschko vs. Thompson II Pre-Fight Analysis

In July 2008, Wladimir Klitschko was given a stiffer-than-usual challenge by a most unusual challenger. At 6-5, Tony Thompson was just one inch shorter and his 81 1/2-inch reach was a half-inch longer...Read More

Wladimir Klitschko Batters Tony Thompson For TKO in Six

Bern, Switzerland - Hand Arena, Clevedon, Somerset - Wladimir Klitschko (583, 51KOs) stopped mandatory challenger Tony Thompson (36-3, 24KOs) in the sixth round of their rematch to retain the WBO/IBO/...Read More

Tony Thompson Says He Learned From His Past Mistakes

Tony Thompson thinks things will be different in the ring Saturday night than what transpired four years ago, when Wladimir Klitschko knocked him out in the 11th round of their heavyweight title fight...Read More

Klitschko-Thompson II: CompuBox Historical Review

Tony Thompson is the busier fight - he threw twice as many power punches per round than Wladimir Klitschko and landed three times as many. One problem, he doesn't hit nearly as hard as Wlad, whose las...Read More

Klitschko-Thompson 2: The Trainers Prediction Roundtable

Ronnie Shields (Thompson): “I’ve been thinking about this fight for a little bit now. When I saw the first fight, I realized that Thompson — you know he sparred with Klitschko before, he knows him, he...Read More

Photos: Klitschko, Thompson Face Off at The Weigh-In

BERN, SWITZERLAND - IBO/WBO/IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko of Ukraine, and Tony Thompson of the United States, stepped on the scale at during the weigh-in at Bierhuebeli in Bern, Swit...Read More

Photo: Tony Thompson Gives Klitschko Fans The Finger!

Heavyweight contender Tony Thompson got a little upset with the fans of Wladimir Klitschko. Their rematch takes place this Saturday at Stade de Suisse in Bern, Switzerland. During their Friday weigh-i...Read More

Emanuel Steward on Klitschko-Thompson, Povetkin, More

Emanuel Steward, the trainer of WBO/IBO/WBA/IBF heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko, recently discussed his fighter's rematch with Tony Thompson on Saturday night, Wladimir's last fight with Jean-...Read More

One More Round For Heavyweight Tony Thompson

By Thomas Gerbasi - Imagine a world where 40-year old Tony Thompson is THE heavyweight champion of the world, the man who defeated Wladimir Klitschko and brought the most glamorous title in boxing bac...Read More

Klitschko Pokes Fun at Thompson's Knee Injury Claim

Wladimir Klitschko poked fun at Tony Thompson on the eve of their world heavyweight title clash in Switzerland on Saturday. Klitschko defeated the American four years ago, stopping him in the 11th ...Read More

Wladimir Klitschko Breaks Down The Thompson Rematch

IBO/WBO/WBA/IBF world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko (57-3, 50KOs) expects a tough fight when he takes on mandatory challenger Tony Thompson (36-2, 24KOs) this Saturday night in Berne, Switze...Read More

Steward: Klitschko Can Stop Thompson in Five Rounds

Emanuel Steward, the trainer for IBO/WBO/WBA/IBF world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko (57-3, 50KOs) believes his fighter is fully capable of stopping Tony Thompson (36-2, 24KOs) in the first ...Read More

Photos/Quotes: Klitschko vs. Thompson Final Presser

Wladimir Klitschko (57-3, 50 KOs), and Tony Thompson (36-2, 24 KOs), participated today in a press conference at the "Hotel Bellevue Pallace Bern" and talked about their upcoming clash next Saturday. ...Read More

Klitschko Confession: Thompson Was Not My First Choice

The Klitschko brothers have worked hard to get their hands on nearly every major title in the heavyweight division. Wladimir in particular owns a considerable amount of hardware these days, while also...Read More

Video: Tony Thompson on The Wladimir Klitschko Clash

Bill Emes and other members of the media catch up with heavyweight contender Tony Thompson to discuss his upcoming rematch with IBO/WBO/IBF/WBA champion Wladimir Klitschko. ...Read More

Thompson: Wladimir's Opponents Give Too Much Respect

Mandatory heavyweight contender Tony Thompson (36-2, 24KOs) has promised to give IBO/WBA/WBO/IBF champion Wladimir Klitschko (57-3, 50KOs) no respect in the ring on July 7th in Berne, Switzerland. Wla...Read More

Thompson on Klitschko Fight: 'I’m About to Make History'

Not too many people get second chances to accomplish their lifelong dreams after falling short the first time—much less another crack at the unified heavyweight championship of the world. At the ri...Read More

Seth Mitchell Breaks Down W. Klitschko vs. Thompson

Undefeated up and coming heavyweight contender Seth Mitchell (25-0, 19KOs) spoke with BoxingScene.com to give us his thoughts on the upcoming fight between IBO/WBA/WBO/IBF champion Wladimir Klitschko ...Read More