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Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko sells over 80,000 tickets

The World Heavyweight unification blockbuster between Anthony Joshua MBE and Wladimir Klitschko has broken box office records with over 80,000 tickets sold for the April 29 super fight at Wembley Stadium Connected by EE, live on Sky Sports Box Office. The second batch of tickets for the blockbuster fight sold inside one hour when they released at lunchtime on Monday and the total...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
4 days ago

Refreshed Klitschko looks to restore reputation vs Joshua

LONDON (AP) When Wladimir Klitschko fights Anthony Joshua for two world heavyweight titles in April, it will end an 18-month wait to restore his boxing reputation. Klitschko's career has been on hold since losing his IBF, WBA and WBO belts in a surprising defeat to Tyson Fury in November 2015. Two attempts at a rematch failed because of Fury's personal problems, leaving the 40...
Via Associated Press
December 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Tyson Fury out of control with drugs, alcohol and depression

Tyson Fury’s biggest fight yet is taking place outside the boxing ring. Fury, who pulled out of his Oct. 29 rematch against Wladimir Klitschko, recently tested positive for cocaine, putting his status as world heavyweight champion in jeopardy. The titles seem like a footnote at this point, though, as Fury revealed in an interview with Rolling Stone magazine on Monday that he’s...
Via NESN.com
October 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Tyson Fury postpones rematch bout with Wladimir Klitschko

Tyson Fury is the current heavyweight champion of the world, and was scheduled to fight Wladimir Klitschko in his hometown of Manchester on July 9. That fight has now been postponed because of a badly sprained ankle that Fury recently had diagnosed. Fury posted the announcement to his Instagram account. Some of Fury’s remarks from that video: “Hey guys, I got a little...
Via The Comeback
June 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Tyson Fury calls Wladimir Klitschko a devil worshipper

Newly crowned heavyweight champion boxer Tyson Fury has a colorful personality to say the least.Since defeating Wladrmir Klitschko to win the heavyweight title in November, Fury has had no shortage of controversial statements to make.His most recent: calling Wladimir Klitschko a devil worshipper."To be honest with you, I know Klitschko is a devil worshipper," Fury told the Daily...
Via Yardbarker
December 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Tyson Fury calls Wladimir Klitschko's team 'cheats'

Handing Wladimir Klitschko his first loss in nearly a decade was reportedly no easy feat for Tyson Fury, who claims the former heavyweight champion's team tried to pull a couple fast ones on him.The Associated Press reported Monday that Fury said that Klitschko's people made multiple attempts to derail him, including trying to drug him: "I had good information off good resources...
Via Yardbarker
November 30, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Tyson Fury sings Aerosmith to wife after win

Tyson Fury made good on his promise to beat Wladimir Klitschko in their fight in Germany on Saturday, and afterward he decided to sing a song and dedicate it to his wife, Paris. Fury did an in-ring interview, grabbed the mic, said his thanks to Klitschko and the fans, and then he said he was going to sing a song. He did his best rendition of Aerosmith’s “I don’t want to miss...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Tyson Fury beats Wladimir Klitschko in unanimous decision upset

Just when you thought Wladimir Klitschko was unbeatable, he goes out and loses. Klitschko, a WBO, WBO, IBO and IBF world heavyweight champion, lost to Tyson Fury Saturday in Dusseldorf, Germany by unanimous decision Saturday. The judges’ scores were 116-111 and two had it 115-112 in favor of Fury. Most observers seemed to view the fight as boring. Both men spent most of the fight...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Tyson Fury makes Wladimir Klitschko redo hand wraps

Tyson Fury’s team made Wladimir Klitschko redo his hand wraps prior to their fight Saturday at ESPRIT Arenas in Germany. Fury’s manager Asif Vali told Sky Sports that the issue was Klitschko’s team began wrapping Wladimir’s hands before a member of Fury’s team was in the room, which is not allowed. Fury’s team made Klitschko take off the wraps and redo them with a member...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Wladimir Klitschko Defeats Bryant Jennings By Decision (Videos)

Wladimir Klitschko defended his boxing heavyweight world championship when he defeated Bryant Jennings by unanimous decision Saturday. The bout marked 18 consecutive title defenses for Klitschko, third-most all time. Two judges scored the fight 116-112, while a third scored it 118-109. Check out highlights below. Klitschko forgot who he was fighting for a moment. Here’s...
Via NESN.com
April 26, 2015  |  Discuss
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