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Fury Fitter: I Had to Lose 110 Pounds Going Into Klitschko Fight

NEW YORK – Tyson Fury felt much more confident when he began this training camp than three years ago, when he began preparing for his career-changing victory over Wladimir Klitschko. Fury arrived at h...Read More

Wladimir Klitschko Backs Usyk To Do Big Things at Heavyweight

WBO, IBF, WBA, WBC cruiserweight world champion Oleksandr Usyk, considered one of the top 10 pound-for-pound fighters after becoming the first cruiserweight to have unified the four most important tit...Read More

Klitschko Looks Forward To Wilder vs. Fury, Praises Joshua

Wladimir Klitschko has warned Anthony Joshua that long-term success is no simple task in the heavyweight division, but he is backing the IBF, WBO, IBO and WBA champion to deliver....Read More

Fury: Wilder Ain't Half Man Klitschko Is; Fought Handpicked Bums

As their press conference wound down Monday, Deontay Wilder tried to get under Tyson Fury’s skin by mentioning his split with Peter Fury, his uncle and former trainer. Peter Fury trained Tyson Fury fo...Read More

Wladimir Klitschko Finally Lands Green Belt: at WBC Convention

WLADIMIR KLITSCHKO was awarded a ‘green belt’ by the WBC as they opened their 56th annual convention in Kiev in the Ukraine. Wladimir had earlier given a stirring speech, lamenting that he never fough...Read More

Joshua-Povetkin: A Look at Heavyweight Olympic Champions

For the second time in as many Wembley outings, Anthony Joshua faces a world-title showdown against a fellow former super-heavyweight Olympic gold medallist. The 28-year-old Briton climbed off the can...Read More

Povetkin: Joshua is a Bigger Challenge Than 'Prime' Klitschko

Olympic gold medal winner and former world champion Alexander Povetkin (34-1, 24 KOs) considers Anthony Joshua as the biggest challenge of his entire career. This Saturday night at Wembley in London, ...Read More

Hearn: Povetkin Fight Toughest For Joshua Other Than Klitschko

Anthony Joshua is listed by numerous sports books as a 10-1 favorite over Alexander Povetkin. Joshua’s promoter still thinks this will be Joshua’s most difficult professional fight other than the Brit...Read More

Sparring Partner: Wilder Hits Much Harder Than Joshua, Klitschko

Retired heavyweight Richard Towers has been used as a sparring partner by a who's who in the heavyweight division in the last few years. In a recent interview, Towers explained that WBC world champion...Read More

Tyson Fury Slams Klitschko Brothers Over Recent Comments

Former unified heavyweight champion Tyson Fury has fired off some comments in the direction of Wladimir and Vitali Klitschko. Fury is coming back to the ring on June 9 at the Manchester Arena against ...Read More

Wladimir Klitschko on Return: Never Say Never, Things Change

Wladimir Klitschko (64-5, 53 KOs), the former WBO, WBA, IBO, IBF heavyweight champion, is refusing to rule out the idea of a potential return to the ring. Klitschko, 42-years-old, ruled the weight div...Read More

Wladimir Klitschko Gives His Take on Joshua vs. Wilder

Former undisputed heavyweight king Wladimir Klitschko is very familiar with both Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs) and Anthony Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs). During the core run of his career, Klitschko had used ...Read More

Wladimir Klitschko Shakes Head at Doping Scandals in Boxing

Former unified heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko is not happy with all of the doping scandals that are continuing to develop in the sport of boxing. Klitschko ruled the heavyweight division for ...Read More

Anthony Joshua: I Need Klitschko on My Side, For Knowledge

IBF, IBO, WBA WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs) would like to get advice on a regular basis from former division ruler Wladimir Klitschko. Klitschko had used Joshua as a sparring ...Read More

Klitschko Impressed With Wilder: It's a Dangerous Fight For Joshua

The former ruler of the heavyweight division, Wladimir Klitschko, may not be that impressed with Tyson Fury, but he's very impressed with WBC world champion Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs). There are on...Read More

Klitschko: Fury is a Fart in The Wind - Hands Down Joshua Wins

ANTHONY JOSHUA WOULD “hands down” beat Tyson Fury but may find life tough in a fight against Deontay Wilder, according to Wladimir Klitschko. Ukrainian Klitschko hung up his gloves after last year’s s...Read More

Joshua Continues To Get Advice From Klitschko's Former Trainer

ANTHONY JOSHUA says his days of being bossed around are over. The WBA, IBO and IBF heavyweight champion puts his belts and reputation on the line on Saturday against WBO title holder Joseph Parker. Th...Read More

Trainer: Parker, Not Klitschko, Will Be Biggest Test for Joshua

Trainer Kevin Barry believes Joseph Parker poses a greater threat to Anthony Joshua than Wladimir Klitschko presented nearly 11 months ago. Klitschko, after all, was 41 when he faced Joshua at a sold-...Read More

Wilder: Ortiz Has Much More Boxing Skills Than Klitschko

Should WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (39-0, 34 KOs) come out victorious later tonight, the win over undefeated Cuban puncher Luis Ortiz (28-0, 24 KOs) will be ranked as the biggest accomplis...Read More

Cooney: Don King Raped The Game, Now Heavyweights Returning

Well known retired heavyweight Gerry Cooney believes Hall of Fame promoter Don Kin is directly to blame for the decline of the heavyweight division. The division was struggling for a long time, but no...Read More