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Former World Heavyweight champions Wladimir Klitschko hangs up his gloves, will not fight Anthony Joshua

Former World Heavyweight champions Wladimir Klitschko hangs up his gloves, will not fight Anthony Joshua

Hamburg-based Klitschko, 41, hangs up his gloves as one of the all-time greats of the ring after a nine-and-a-half year reign as heavyweight champion, which was ended in 2015.

Aug 03, 2017, 15:28 PM IST
Tyson Fury gives up WBO, WBA titles after drug controversy to focus on recovery

Tyson Fury gives up WBO, WBA titles after drug controversy to focus on recovery

Tyson Fury has given up his WBO and WBA world heavyweight titles "with immediate effect" to concentrate on his "medical treatment and recovery", said a statement released by his promoters Hennessy Sports.

Oct 13, 2016, 15:42 PM IST
Hope someone kills me before I kill myself, says world heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury

Hope someone kills me before I kill myself, says world heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury

Fury's latest remarks came after the 28-year-old made an abrupt U-turn on his retirement decision on Monday, tweeting: "I'm here to stay."

Oct 05, 2016, 19:40 PM IST
Controversial World Heavyweight champion Tyson Fury retires

Controversial World Heavyweight champion Tyson Fury retires

A previously scheduled rematch with Klitschko, set for July 9, was scrapped after Fury sustained an ankle injury.

Oct 03, 2016, 19:53 PM IST

Boxing: Fury suing UKAD over doping allegations

Controversial British world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury is suing UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) over allegations he failed a doping test last year.

Aug 03, 2016, 02:06 AM IST
Police drop probe into 'homophobic' Tyson Fury comments

Police drop probe into 'homophobic' Tyson Fury comments

A member of the public had reported Fury to the police on Tuesday for allegedly committing a "hate crime".

Dec 11, 2015, 11:16 AM IST
British board asks Tyson Fury to explain comments

British board asks Tyson Fury to explain comments

Fury, 27, has been accused of homophobia and sexism since dethroning longstanding world heavyweight champion Vladimir Klitschko.

Dec 10, 2015, 21:55 PM IST
`Repugnant` Tyson Fury not welcome at awards ceremony

`Repugnant` Tyson Fury not welcome at awards ceremony

Fury has come under fire over his views on women and homosexuality.

Dec 09, 2015, 19:49 PM IST
World heavyweight champion Tyson Fury stripped of IBF title

World heavyweight champion Tyson Fury stripped of IBF title

Fury has been embroiled in controversy in recent days after he compared homosexuality to paedophilia.

Dec 09, 2015, 12:53 PM IST
BBC defends shortlist after Tyson Fury slur on women

BBC defends shortlist after Tyson Fury slur on women

Fury was heard saying in a video that a women's best place in the kitchen according to him.

Dec 04, 2015, 23:30 PM IST
Tyson Fury shuns the jet-set lifestyle for the ferry

Tyson Fury shuns the jet-set lifestyle for the ferry

The 27-year-old Briton shook up the boxing world with a unanimous points win over Klitschko in Dusseldorf last Saturday.

Dec 01, 2015, 21:56 PM IST
Briton Tyson Fury crowned world heavyweight champion after beating Wladimir Klitschko

Briton Tyson Fury crowned world heavyweight champion after beating Wladimir Klitschko

Underdog Tyson Fury caused a huge boxing upset on Saturday, stunning Wladimir Klitschko with a points victory to snatch the champion`s four titles and become the first Briton to hold a world heavyw

Nov 29, 2015, 10:58 AM IST
Challenger Tyson Fury in row over ring canvas for Wladimir Klitschko fight

Challenger Tyson Fury in row over ring canvas for Wladimir Klitschko fight

Fury`s handlers protested about the canvas being too soft and had warned the fight could be called off.

Nov 29, 2015, 00:20 AM IST
Tyson Fury, Britain`s giant gypsy showman

Tyson Fury, Britain`s giant gypsy showman

Tyson Fury will face Wladimir​ Klitschko for WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight title.

Nov 27, 2015, 19:20 PM IST
Heavyweight champion Vladimir Klitschko postpones Tyson Fury fight due to injury

Heavyweight champion Vladimir Klitschko postpones Tyson Fury fight due to injury

 Boxing heavyweight champion Vladimir Klitschko has postponed his title fight next month against Briton Tyson Fury following a tendon injury in training, he said on Friday.

Sep 25, 2015, 22:35 PM IST
Tyson Fury to meet world champion Wladimir Klitschko in October

Tyson Fury to meet world champion Wladimir Klitschko in October

Unbeaten British boxer Tyson Fury will get a shot at the world heavyweight title in October after agreeing terms for a meeting with champion Wladimir Klitschko.

Jul 07, 2015, 10:15 AM IST
Wladimir Klitschko says Britain's Tyson Fury his next title opponent

Wladimir Klitschko says Britain's Tyson Fury his next title opponent

 World heavyweight boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko`s next title defence is likely to be a mandatory WBA bout against Briton Tyson Fury, the Ukrainian said in the early hours of Sunday.

Apr 26, 2015, 18:39 PM IST
Tyson Fury sets eyes on Wladimir Klitschko after Christian Hammer win

Tyson Fury sets eyes on Wladimir Klitschko after Christian Hammer win

British heavyweight Tyson Fury called out WBO champion Wladimir Klitschko after defeating Romanian Christian Hammer to retain his European title in London.

Mar 01, 2015, 18:13 PM IST
Wladimir Klitschko aims to face Shannon Briggs after Bryant Jennings bout

Wladimir Klitschko aims to face Shannon Briggs after Bryant Jennings bout

World heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko has said he wants to finally meet taunter Shannon Briggs of the United States in the ring after facing Bryant Jennings in April.

Jan 20, 2015, 19:17 PM IST
Tyson Fury has Wladimir Klitschko in sights after Dereck Chisora rout

Tyson Fury has Wladimir Klitschko in sights after Dereck Chisora rout

 Tyson Fury has WBA, IBF and WBO champion Wladimir Klitschko in his sights after beating Dereck Chisora in their world title eliminator to become the new European and British heavyweight champion on Saturday.

Nov 30, 2014, 17:27 PM IST