W. Klitschko, Mayweather, Andre Ward, Laila Ali & Wolfe Elected To Boxing Hall Of Fame

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The International Boxing Hall of Fame and Museum announced today the members of the Class of 2021. Living inductees include champions Wladimir Klitschko, Floyd Mayweather and Andre Ward in the men’s Modern category; Laila Ali and Ann Wolfe in the women’s Modern category; Marian Trimiar in the women’s Trailblazer category and Dr.… read full article “W. Klitschko, Mayweather, Andre Ward, Laila Ali & Wolfe Elected To Boxing Hall Of Fame”

It Was Five Years Ago Today: When Tyson Fury Gave Wladimir Klitschko Fits

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Arriving in Germany as a 4-1 underdog, unbeaten heavyweight contender Tyson Fury finally had the fight he himself had said a number of times he would never get. It was Fury’s challenge of heavyweight king Wladimir Klitschko, the man who had been on top for a decade, who had beaten all comers since losing in that bizarre and exhausting fight with Lamon Brewster back in 2004.… read full article “It Was Five Years Ago Today: When Tyson Fury Gave Wladimir Klitschko Fits”

Five Super-Special Fighters Eligible To Be Voted Into 2021 Hall Of Fame

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For those that have the honor bestowed upon them, it’s again time to put pen to paper and vote for the fighters deserving of being enshrined in The Hall of Fame. The 2021 ballots are out, reports Dan Rafael, and all five first-year eligible fighters are very special indeed.… read full article “Five Super-Special Fighters Eligible To Be Voted Into 2021 Hall Of Fame”

A Klitschko Comeback? Tom Loeffler Says He’d “Love To See It”

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‘Tis the season to make a boxing comeback. Mike Tyson, Roy Jones, Oscar De La Hoya, James Toney, Riddick Bowe, Evander Holyfield, Sergio Martinez….. they’re all either coming back or are seriously thinking about it. Might Wladimir Klitschko join them, or has he already done so, as far as the thinking about it part goes?… read full article “A Klitschko Comeback? Tom Loeffler Says He’d “Love To See It””

Wladimir Klitschko, The First Man To Stop The Tougher Than Tough Ray Mercer

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“He might have the strongest chin in the world,” Wladimir Klitschko speaking after his 2002 fight with Ray Mercer

Nobody had a chin like Ray Mercer. Certainly, no heavyweight of the 1990s had a chin quite like Mercer (barring perhaps David Tua – and what a fight it would have been had the two collided).… read full article “Wladimir Klitschko, The First Man To Stop The Tougher Than Tough Ray Mercer”

Salita and Warriors Boxing Partnering to Make Their Extensive Libraries of Fight Videos Available

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Salita Promotions proudly announces a partnership with Florida-based Warriors Boxing Promotions to make available both companies’ extensive libraries of fight videos available on the Salita Promotions YouTube Channel.

Many of the Warriors library of exciting fights took place during Warriors’ long, successful run at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida and feature such stars as former heavyweight champions Wladimir Klitschko, Evander Holyfield, Michael Moorer, Sultan Ibragimov, Samuel Peter, and Shannon Briggs, top heavyweight contenders Ray Mercer and Jarrell Miller and lower-weight stars including Hector “Macho” Camacho, Joel Casamayor, Kelly Pavlik, Vic Darchinyan, Edison Miranda, Juan Urango, Celestino Caballero, Andrzej Fonfara and Tomoki Kameda.… read full article “Salita and Warriors Boxing Partnering to Make Their Extensive Libraries of Fight Videos Available”

Showtime Boxing Classics in June: Broner vs. Maidana, Joshua vs. Klitschko, Mike Tyson, Ward vs Froch & More

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Unforgettable Fights To Air Fridays at 10 p.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME

SHOWTIME Sports® has announced today its SHOWTIME BOXING CLASSICS June slate, featuring a collection of Mike Tyson fights, Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko and other memorable moments from the network’s deep archive of world championship bouts.… read full article “Showtime Boxing Classics in June: Broner vs. Maidana, Joshua vs. Klitschko, Mike Tyson, Ward vs Froch & More”

Dereck Chisora “Cool” With Wladimir Klitschko Sparring Usyk Ahead Of Their Fight

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Chisora Says Wlad Should Not Have Retired

Dereck Chisora says he is not at all fazed at the idea of Wladimir Klitschko sparring with and assisting his upcoming foe Oleksandr Usyk. Speaking with Sky Sports, Chisora said he is “cool” with Wladimir helping Usyk with his preparations for their upcoming (date to be confirmed, the fight delayed due to the coronavirus battle) WBO heavyweight title fight eliminator.… read full article “Dereck Chisora “Cool” With Wladimir Klitschko Sparring Usyk Ahead Of Their Fight”

Madison Square Garden Teams Up with Boxing Community for Special Video

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Madison Square Garden Entertainment Corp. partnered with friends in the boxing community to come together for a special video message thanking the real heroes putting themselves at risk every day to save so many lives and to encourage fans to continue practicing the necessary safety measures that will keep them and our communities safe and healthy during this unprecedented time.… read full article “Madison Square Garden Teams Up with Boxing Community for Special Video”