Wladimir Klitschko

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
Anthony Joshua defeats Wladimir Klitschko via 11th round TKO in epic Wembley battle

Anthony Joshua defeats Wladimir Klitschko via 11th round TKO in epic Wembley battle

What was hailed as the biggest fight night ever staged in a British ring, watched by the largest crowd for a boxing show in Britain for 78 years, lived up to its billing.

Apr 30, 2017, 10:32 AM 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
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
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
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
WBC champ Wilder takes on Duhaupus with Klitschko on horizon

WBC champ Wilder takes on Duhaupus with Klitschko on horizon

Deontay Wilder defends his slice of the heavyweight world title against Johann Duhaupus on Saturday looking for another convincing win to keep him headed toward a unification bout with Wladimir Kli

Sep 25, 2015, 08:53 AM 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
Wladimir Klitschko out-points Bryant Jennings to retain titles

Wladimir Klitschko out-points Bryant Jennings to retain titles

Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko retained his heavyweight world titles Saturday with a lopsided 12-round unanimous decision over previously unbeaten American Bryant Jennings.

Apr 26, 2015, 11:35 AM IST
Nothing cooler for Wladimir Klitschko than 'beating up people'

Nothing cooler for Wladimir Klitschko than 'beating up people'

Wladimir Klitschko will match Joe Louis in boxing`s record books with his 27th heavyweight title fight on Saturday and could set more marks since he has no plans to retire anytime soon.

Apr 22, 2015, 11:49 AM 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
Vladimir Klitschko sees unhappy ending for ''Rocky Balboa'' opponent

Vladimir Klitschko sees unhappy ending for ''Rocky Balboa'' opponent

Long-reigning world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko likens his next challenger, Bryant Jennings of Philadelphia, to the Rocky Balboa character of film fame.

Feb 05, 2015, 11:41 AM 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
Wladimir Klitschko set to fight Bryant Jennings in New York

Wladimir Klitschko set to fight Bryant Jennings in New York

 World heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko is set to defend his titles against undefeated USA boxer Bryant Jennings at New York`s Madison Square Gardens on April 25, his management said Monday.

Jan 19, 2015, 22:53 PM IST

Hayden Panettiere names baby girl Kaya

 Hayden Panettiere, who recently welcomed her daughter with fiance Wladimir Klitschko , has named her Kaya Klitschko.

Dec 14, 2014, 15:13 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