IBF, WBA, WBO, IBO and the “Ring Magazine” World Heavyweight Champion Wladimir held a media day in his training in Austria yesterday and spoke about his upcoming title defense against unbeaten Francesco Pianeta.
“Francesco has already won the toughest fight of his life: He beat cancer. I will definitely not underestimate him.
“I will do everything to defend the titles that I have collected in the years.
“Although I just turned 37, I feel better than at the age of 27.
Klitschko will face off with Pianeta on May 4 at the SAP Mannheim, Germany. The fight will be shown live and exclusively on RTL in Germany, EPIX will broadcast in the U.S.
Photos: Klitschko vs. Pianeta Media days in training camp
IBF, WBA, WBO, IBO and the “Ring Magazine” World Heavyweight Champion Wladimir Klitschko participated in a press training in training camp yesterday. He and his coach Johnathon Banks are preparing for the upcoming title defense against Francesco Pianeta at the SAP arena (Germany) on May 4.
The fight will be shown live and exclusively on RTL in Germany, EPIX will broadcast in the U.S. Tickets available on www.saparena.de and via phone under +49-621-18190-333. Prices range from 57 Euro to 700 Euro.