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Wladimir Klitschko and his new head-trainer Johnathon Banks held a media conference call earlier this week to discuss their upcoming fight against the undefeated Mariusz Wach. Here, you'll find a complete collection of quotes from Klitschko and Banks on their training camp, the loss of Emanuel Steward, preparing for Wach and more. Take a look.
JOHNATHON BANKS: Camp has been going really good. We had a few setbacks or maybe a disappointment by losing one of the greatest trainers of all time, in my mind, in Emanuel Steward. Outside of that camp is good. Everyone’s spirits are high and as always we look forward to a beautiful fight.
WLADIMIR KLITSCHKO: Good afternoon everybody in the States. Wladimir Klitschko speaking. I would also like to share my feeling about Emanuel Steward. He was a great-great friend and one of the geniuses in boxing. He is not here, but we know his spirit is with us and around us. He is laughing and enjoying himself and also looking forward to that fight – ...
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Wladimir Klitschko and Mariusz Wach held their open work out today at the Mercedes Benz dealership in Hamburg, Germany.
Over 300 fans showed up to watch both fighters showing off their boxing skills in preparation for their heavyweight championship fight this Saturday, November 10. Right here, you can take a look at a collection of photos from their workouts, as well as a special...
There will be a host of heavyweight belts up for grabs in Hamburg, Germany on Nov. 10 when 36-year-old Wladimir Klitschko puts his WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO titles on the line against Mariusz Wach of Poland.
This will be the Ukrainian heavyweight champion’s 22nd world title bout and he’s dedicating it to his former trainer Emmanuel Steward, who passed away at the age of 68 last week...
In honor of International Boxing Hall of Fame trainer Manny Steward who died last month from a short battle with diverticulitis at the age of 68, The Ring, WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight champion “Dr. Steelhammer” Wladimir Klitschko will … Continue reading →
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