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VITALI KLITSCHKO RUMORS

A New Standard For Men, Vitali Klitschko

Men everywhere except two, no matter how successful, are essentially dissatisfied with themselves. Only the President of the United States and Boxing’s Undisputed Heavyweight Champion of the World get to go to bed each night knowing that they’re not underachievers. All other men walk the earth somewhat of a disappointment to themselves. You can see it in their downturned...
Via The Queensbury Rules
February 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Boxer Vitali Klitschko Meets With Ukraine President After Violent Clashes

Ukraine’s political crisis escalated into an explosion of violence Tuesday, leaving at least 21 dead in the nation’s bloodiest day since it gained independence from the Soviet Union in 1991. Thousands of riot police charged protesters at a camp in Ukraine’s capital as the standoff between a Western style of democracy and a Russian style of government resulted in violent clashes...
Via NESN.com
February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Klitschko wants to fight again in the US

Wladimir Klitschko knows he has an image problem with fans in the United States, who for the most part pay the heavyweight champion little attention. He wants to change that, though not at the expense of his decade-long winning streak or his collection of heavyweight titles. ''I understand the criticism that the fights are lopsided and kind of boring. I'm getting it,'' Klitschko...
Via Associated Press
February 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Protestors Spray V.Klitschko With Fire Extinguisher

KIEV, UKRAINE - Former WBC heavyweight champion and now Opposition Leader Vitali Klitschko‘s new role in politics has been a busy one. Thousands of members of the opposition party assembled in Independence Square in Kiev to denounce a new law that strictly curbs protests. The new laws allow the authorities to jail those who blockade public buildings for up to five years and permit...
Via BadCulture
January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

A look at Vitali Klitschko’s politics & the UDAR party

Vitali Klitschko has had one foot in boxing and one foot in politics for several years now, but at the age of 42 his latest retirement from the sport seems like his final and permanent one. With that, he now has both feet in the political arena and his eyes are on Ukraine's Presidency. As boxing fans bid Dr. Ironfist adieu, a look at the man's record and place in Ukrainian politics...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 23, 2013  |  Discuss

What Vitali Klitschko’s exit means to the heavyweight division

Vitali Klitschko's Retirement & What it Means for Heavyweight Boxing: Vitali Klitschko has vacated his WBC belt, as he pursues the presidency of Ukraine. Now, not all roads run through a Klitschko, which should open up the division a bit, creating some different avenues. The WBC will soon crown a new ruler, with Vitali designated as “champion emeritus,” meaning a title shot...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Vitali Klitschko Vacates WBC Title

FRANKFURT, Germany Get ready heavyweight division, the lane is opening up. This week, Vitali Klitschko vacated his WBC world heavyweight title and announced he is leaving boxing to concentrate on Ukrainian politics and his role as an opposition leader. He will be pursuing presidency in his home country. Not wanting to close the door completely the World Boxing Council proclaimed...
Via BadCulture
December 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Vitali Klitschko vacates title belt to focus on politics in Ukraine

WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko has decided to vacate his title belt in order to focus on politics in his home country of Ukraine. The 42-year-old Klitschko is a leader of the political opposition group in Ukraine and intends to run for president in 2015. On Monday Klitschko vacated the belt and was then named “Champion Emeritus” by the WBC, which means that if he comes...
Via Rumors and Rants
December 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Vitali Klitschko vacates belt to pursue politics in homeland Ukraine

Vitali Klitschko is leaving boxing to concentrate on Ukrainian politics and his role as an opposition leader. Klitschko vacated his WBC world heavyweight title on Monday and said he doesn't expect to fight again as he pursues a presidential bid in his home country, where citizens have been protesting for weeks in Kiev over President Viktor Yanukovych's decision to shun closer ties...
Via Associated Press
December 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Vitali Klitschko leaves boxing to pursue politics

Vitali Klitschko is leaving boxing to concentrate on Ukrainian politics and his role as an opposition leader. Klitschko vacated his WBC world heavyweight title on Monday and said he doesn't expect to fight again as he pursues a presidential bid in his home country. The World Boxing Council proclaimed Klitschko a ''Champion Emeritus,'' a move that would allow him to challenge the...
Via Associated Press
December 16, 2013  |  Discuss
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