Wolodymyr Wolodymyrowytsch Klytschko (ukrainisch Володи́мир Володи́мирович Кличко́; .. Knockout-Sieg im Profikampf. Danach wurde eine weitere Pflichtverteidigung des IBF-Titels fällig. Als Herausforderer war der bereits von Klitschko. Apr. So sieht es aus, wenn Klitschko K.o. geht: Wladimir Klitschko trifft Ende April auf Anthony Joshua. Viele Experten erwarten, dass der jährige. 3. Aug. Trotz des Abbruchs in der elften Runde, trotz Niederlage durch technischen K.o. gewann der attraktive Klitschko, der Adonis im Ring, Respekt.
He defeated Jennings by effective use of his jab and nullifying Jennings' offensive game on the inside, especially by holding Jennings, which resulted in the referee deducting a point in the 10th round for excessive holding, although Klitschko did end up winning via unanimous decision with scores of —, —, and — Klitschko was scheduled to take on undefeated heavyweight contender Tyson Fury , the WBO mandatory challenger, on 24 October in an unprecedented 28th heavyweight world title appearance.
On 25 September , Klitschko postponed the fight, citing a calf injury. It was rescheduled for 28 November Klitschko reportedly had his hands wrapped without a representative of Fury, so had to do them again.
Klitschko and Fury showed little offence during the 12 rounds, but Fury did enough to take the decision.
In the post-fight interview, an emotional Fury said, "This is a dream come true. We worked so hard for this. It's hard to come to foreign countries and get decisions.
It just means so much to me to come here and get the decision. And thanks very much for having me. It was all fun and games during the buildup.
He said, "Tyson was the faster and better man tonight. I felt quite comfortable in the first six rounds, but I was astonished that Tyson was so fast in the second half as well.
I couldn't throw my right hand because the advantage was the longer distance he had. Klitschko was entitled to a rematch with Fury as part of the contract for their first fight.
The rematch was eventually announced on 8 April and set to take place in Fury's home town at Manchester Arena in Manchester , England on 9 July He apologised to his fans and confirmed the fight would be rescheduled for a later date.
On Thursday 7 July, Fury announced via his Twitter account that the rescheduled fight would take place on 29 October at Manchester Arena.
On 23 September, Fury again postponed the fight after being declared "medically unfit",  before eventually vacating the WBA "Super", WBO and IBO titles, citing problems with depression after testing positive for cocaine.
Days after the Fury rematch was called off, Klitschko was approached by Eddie Hearn , promoter of IBF champion Anthony Joshua , to fight on the 28 November date they had set for a second defence.
Klitschko then turned his attention to fighting Browne instead on 10 December, a date his team had an arena set for in Germany.
Talks between the Klitschko camp and Hearn remained active with a fight set for the first part of Because of this clashing with the WBA enforcing their mandatory, it was believed that either Joshua or Klitschko would have to vacate a title.
He put a request in for 5, more tickets to be made available. Joshua came in heavier at pounds. In front of a post-war record crowd of 90, in attendance, Joshua won by TKO in a high-drama war that saw both men giving their all.
They fought a close and cautious first four rounds. In the fifth, Joshua came out roaring and barraged Klitschko to the canvas. An angry Klitschko rose up and dominated Joshua for the remainder of the round, before landing a clean right hand and scoring his own knockdown in round 6.
The next few rounds were again cautious, both men wary of each other, until a reinvigorated Joshua attacked Klitschko in round 11 with an upper-cut blow to the right side of Klitschko's face which would be the beginning of the end for the Ukrainian.
Joshua then put together a few small but powerful combinations which sent his opponent to the canvas.
Klitschko again rose but Joshua knocked him down for a second time in the round by unleashing a devastating combination of 7 punches flooring Klitschko with his deadly left hook.
Moments later Joshua tried to end the fight by swinging a few right hooks and managed to back Klitschko in to the ropes where he again sent a barrage of punches with no reply.
The referee then concluded that Klitschko had taken enough punishment and stopped the fight. At the time of stoppage, Joshua was ahead on two judges' scorecards 96—93 and 95—93, and the third judge had Klitschko ahead 95— I need to analyze and see what the heck happened.
I wish I could have raised my hands, but congrats to him. He got up, he fought back, and he won the titles. Big respect to Wladimir for challenging the young lions of the division.
The fight averaged , viewers on Showtime in the United States. It was shown live and the fight began around 5 p.
ET and 2 p. Nielsen Media Research revealed the fight peaked at , viewers which was during rounds five and six. The whole card averaged 9.
This was higher than the 8. The fight did lower numbers than Klitschko's win over Mariusz Wach in , which was watched by 11 million and Klitschko vs.
Haye, which was seen by over 16 million. At this point, it was not said that the rematch would take place. Klitschko said he needed time to review his situation before agreeing to a rematch.
It was only weeks after the fight, when Eddie Hearn filed the paperwork to the IBF to request the exception to the mandatory defense.
IBF explained that the rematch must take place no later than 2 December and the winner must fight Pulev next with no exceptions. He had a tour of the T-Mobile Arena.
There is a huge appetite from both sides to hold the rematch there and we will be talking further over the next week or so to see if that can become a reality.
It would be the biggest heavyweight Vegas fight in probably a couple of decades, so we would love to host it. On 3 August , Wladimir Klitschko announced on his official website and social media channels that he was retiring from boxing.
He competed in 29 world title fights. Klitschko also holds the record for the longest combined world championship reign in heavyweight history at 4, days; the most wins in world title bouts in the modern heavyweight history at 25; the most wins in unified title bouts and the longest unified championship reign in professional boxing history at 15 title bouts and 14 consecutive defenses respectively; and has the second most total successful title defenses of any heavyweight boxer with 23 including his first reign as WBO champion , behind Joe Louis 25 and ahead of Larry Holmes 20 and Muhammad Ali Klitschko fought in 29 heavyweight title fights, more than any heavyweight champion in the sport's history.
He also holds the record of having defeated the most boxers with an undefeated record, at 12, [ clarification needed ] and also defeated 10 current or former world champions throughout his career.
Klitschko is also a passionate golfer and was seen playing in the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship in Scotland. The tournament was played over three courses in including St Andrews, Carnoustie, and Kingsbarns in Fife and Angus.
Klitschko was named curator of the Ukrainian pavilion at the Venice Biennale. Gallen , where he taught master's students. Since , Klitschko has been in a relationship with American actress Hayden Panettiere.
Panettiere has appeared ringside at some of Klitschko's fights, including at Klitschko's 10th-round KO victory over Samuel Peter. Wladimir and his brother Vitali have never fought each other in a professional fight as their mother made them promise to never fight each other.
Klitschko speaks four languages: English, German, Russian and Ukrainian. Klitschko said he would use the money to help the dreams of hundreds of thousands of Ukrainian children.
After the sale, the buyer immediately returned the medal out of respect for Klitschko and because he wanted it to remain with the Klitschko family.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. At one point, they ran 12 meter [roughly a half mile] sprints, each under 3 minutes, with a minute rest between each one.
I timed every one and every one was under 3 minutes. I never saw a heavyweight do anything even close to that.
They work their asses off. To be able to do that, two pound guys — whew. They're two of the best athletes I've ever trained. Hasim Rahman and Wladimir Klitschko vs.
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O2 World , Hamburg, Germany. Veltins-Arena , Gelsenkirchen , Germany. PostFinance Arena , Bern , Switzerland. O2 World , Berlin, Germany.
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Preussag Arena , Hanover, Germany. Ik kijk er al naar uit om hier nog eens te vechten. En wie die volgende opponent zal worden, werd al snel duidelijk.
Ik hou ervan om te vechten. Tyson Fury, ik weet dat hij hier veel over gepraat heeft en een comeback wil maken. Ik wil die De reactie van landgenoot Tyson Fury, die twee dagen geleden al aankondigde op 8 juli een comeback te willen maken, liet niet lang op zich wachten.
Je had een match op leven en dood met Klitschko. Ik speelde ooit met hem. We zullen de wereld het beste gevecht in jaar geven.
Ik ga met je spelen. Je bent de droom van elke bokser. We will give the world?? I will play with u. You are a boxers dream.
One of the most exciting fights I've ever seen.