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Wladimir Klitschko

Born: March 25, 1976 (age 45)

Height: 6' 6" (198cm)

Hometown: Kiev, Ukraine
Wladimir Klitschko
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Sports Mole has 416 articles about Wladimir Klitschko. Articles 1 to 40:
David Haye in action on May 5, 2018
On This Day: David Haye loses unification bout to Wladimir Klitschko
David Haye failed in his bid to take Wladimir Klitschko's IBF and WBO belts in Germany.
Jul 2, 08:44
Anthony Joshua celebrates on December 7, 2019
What are the latest developments in the Joshua-Fury bout?
The fight will take place in Saudi Arabia on August 14.
May 17, 14:26
Billy Joe Saunders pictured in May 2019
Billy Joe Saunders sets sights "greatest win by a Brit abroad"
Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez has already defeated six British fighters.
May 7, 21:42
Anthony Joshua celebrates on December 7, 2019
Anthony Joshua "100%" confident Tyson Fury bout will happen this year
Anthony Joshua said he has signed his side of the deal.
Apr 17, 09:09
David Haye celebrates after beating Nikolai Valuev on November 7, 2009
On This Day: David Haye retains WBA world heavyweight title
The Briton fought the American in his bid to unite the heavyweight division.
Apr 3, 08:32
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Tom Aspinall ready to prove he is the "real deal" against Arlovski
Aspinall has already made an impression by dispatching Jake Collier and Alan Baudot in a combined 140 seconds.
Feb 19, 09:47
Dillian Whyte and Dereck Chisora in action on December 22, 2018
On This Day: Dereck Chisora loses to Vitali Klitschko
The Ukrainian won a wide points victory on the scorecards of the three judges.
Feb 18, 08:15
Anthony Joshua celebrates on December 7, 2019
Self-proclaimed "good psychopath" Anthony Joshua relishing Pulev battle
Spice has been added to Saturday's world heavyweight title fight at just the right time.
Dec 11, 22:53
Anthony Joshua celebrates on December 7, 2019
Anthony Joshua reveals key Wladimir Klitschko lesson
Anthony Joshua sparred with Wladimir Klitschko ahead of the Ukrainian's fight with Kubrat Pulev in 2014.
Dec 10, 22:38
Anthony Joshua celebrates on December 7, 2019
A look back at Anthony Joshua's most important fights
The 31-year-old has faced many challenges during his rise to the top of heavyweight boxing.
Dec 10, 11:26
Kubrat Pulev pictured with Anthony Joshua in September 2017
Anthony Joshua warned by Kubrat Pulev not to think about Tyson Fury fight
Kubrat Pulev was set to face Anthony Joshua this summer, but the coronavirus pandemic forced it to be rescheduled.
Dec 8, 14:01
Tyson Fury in action with Dereck Chisora on November 29, 2014
On This Day in 2014 - Tyson Fury dominates Dereck Chisora in London
Tyson Fury would go on to become world champion.
Nov 30, 08:38
David Haye celebrates after beating Nikolai Valuev on November 7, 2009
On This Day in 2009: David Haye wins world heavyweight title
The Briton was dwarfed by his Russian opponent but clinched victory via a majority decision.
Nov 7, 08:48
Tyson Fury in action on February 22, 2020
Anthony Joshua: Tyson Fury "should be looking to retire soon"
The heavyweight rivals have an agreement, in principle, to face each other next year.
Sep 8, 13:48
Dillian Whyte pictured on July 20, 2019
Dillian Whyte lauds Alexander Povetkin ahead of Saturday's showdown
The mandatory challenger spot would go to 40-year-old Alexander Povetkin should he pull off a victory.
Aug 21, 14:00
Tyson Fury in action on February 22, 2020
Tyson Fury out to emulate Wladimir Klitschko's era of dominance
Klitschko was undisputed world champions for more than four years.
May 19, 10:17
Anthony Joshua celebrates on December 7, 2019
Anthony Joshua sets June 20 date for title defence
The WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight champion looks set to face the 38-year-old Bulgarian at the new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium this summer.
Mar 2, 14:04
Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury square up at a press conference on November 28, 2018
Tyson Fury warns Deontay Wilder to expect "the best"
Tyson Fury believes winning on February 22 will confirm him as the best of his era.
Feb 14, 06:38
Tyson Fury celebrates defeating Tom Schwarz on June 15, 2019
Tyson Fury will make Deontay Wilder 'look silly' in rematch, says trainer
They have to get through their next fights, Fury against Otto Wallin and Wilder a rematch against Luis Ortiz, before meeting again.
Sep 12, 22:00
Wladimir Klitschko pictured in November 2017
Wladimir Klitschko rescued from burning boat
Former world champion is fine, as are his family and friends.
Jun 25, 11:10
Anthony Joshua on the floor on June 1, 2019
Tyson Fury labels Anthony Joshua "finished"
Joshua suffered a shock defeat to Andy Ruiz Jr on June 1.
Jun 12, 11:09
Anthony Joshua on the floor on June 1, 2019
Why Anthony Joshua's defeat to Andy Ruiz Jr feels more than 'a minor setback'
Anthony Joshua says that his shock defeat to Andy Ruiz Jr is only 'a minor setback', but losing in such fashion could have long-term ramifications for the former champion.
Jun 2, 17:00
Deontay Wilder punches Artur Szpilka during their WBC Heavyweight Championship bout at Barclays Center on January 16, 2016
Fury "wanted to die so bad" during depression battle
The heavyweight goes toe-to-toe with Deontay Wilder in December.
Oct 26, 10:23
Anthony Joshua ahead of his fight with Joseph Parker on March 31, 2018
Anthony Joshua, Alexander Povetkin confirmed for Wembley in September
Matchroom Sport confirms that Anthony Joshua will defend his world heavyweight titles against Alexander Povetkin on September 22 at Wembley Stadium.
Jul 16, 11:11
Tyson Fury appears at a public workout on June 5, 2018
Tyson Fury to fight Francesco Pianeta in August
Tyson Fury announces that the second fight of his comeback will come against Italian Francesco Pianeta at Windsor Park in Belfast on August 18.
Jul 12, 17:33
Anthony Joshua ahead of his fight with Joseph Parker on March 31, 2018
Anthony Joshua's next two fights to be staged at Wembley Stadium
Matchroom Sport announces that Anthony Joshua's next two fights will be staged at Wembley Stadium on September 22 and April 13.
Jul 5, 10:32
New boxing generic
Tyson Fury to face Sefer Seferi in comeback fight
Former IBF, WBA and WBO heavyweight champion Tyson Fury will face 39-year-old Albanian Sefer Seferi in his comeback fight on June 9.
May 20, 14:50
Tony Bellow on the pitch at the League Cup semi-final between Manchester City and Everton on January 6, 2016
Tony Bellew: 'I would love to knock Tyson Fury out'
Tony Bellew admits that he would "love" to fight Tyson Fury in the near future, but also earmarks a potential bout with Andre Ward after beating David Haye.
May 6, 11:53
New boxing generic
Tyson Fury to manage himself on boxing return?
Former heavyweight world champion Tyson Fury reveals on social media that he has been registered as a manager by the British Boxing Board of Control.
Apr 23, 18:34
Tyson Fury looks at Tyson Fury in a November 2011 photoshoot
Tyson Fury in-ring return date announced after confirming comeback
Tyson Fury will mark his return to boxing with a fight against an as-yet-unknown opponent in Manchester on June 9.
Apr 12, 14:16
Anthony Joshua pictured at a computer game launch in August 2017
Anthony Joshua 'feeling good' after weighing in at lowest weight for four years
Anthony Joshua hopes to be "a lot sharper" when taking on Joseph Parker in Cardiff on Saturday night after a substantial drop in weight.
Mar 30, 14:27
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Anthony Joshua: 'One fight won't define career'
Unified heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua says that one fight will "not define" his career as he prepares to face WBO title holder Joseph Parker.
Mar 26, 14:38
Anthony Joshua pictured at a computer game launch in August 2017
Anthony Joshua: 'Losing is my one big fear in boxing'
Anthony Joshua claims that losing is what makes boxers - including himself - nervous more than anything else in the sport.
Mar 24, 17:21
Tyson Fury looks at Tyson Fury in a November 2011 photoshoot
Ricky Hatton unsure whether Tyson Fury will regain top form
Former boxer Rocky Hatton expresses concerns that his friend Tyson Fury may never regain his best form.
Feb 7, 19:44
New boxing generic
BBBofC lifts Tyson Fury suspension
The British Boxing Board of Control says that it will lift Tyson Fury's suspension, "subject to receipt and clearance of all medical requirements".
Jan 19, 12:49
New boxing generic
Tyson Fury free to resume boxing career
Tyson Fury is cleared to resume his boxing career after accepting a backdated two-year doping ban.
Dec 12, 16:27
New boxing generic
Tyson Fury calls for fight with Tony Bellew after David Haye injury
Former heavyweight world champion Tyson Fury says that he would like to face Tony Bellew after David Haye was forced to undergo surgery on a bicep injury.
Nov 20, 16:54
New boxing generic
Tyson Fury, David Price open to fight in 2018
Former rivals Tyson Fury and David Price take to social media to discuss a potential heavyweight clash in 2018.
Nov 16, 12:50
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Anthony Joshua targets WBC, WBO belts following Carlos Takam stoppage
Anthony Joshua is eager to fight for the WBC and WBO belts in 2018 following his 10th-round stoppage of Carlos Takam on Saturday night.
Oct 29, 09:55
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Anthony Joshua weighs in at career heaviest for Carlos Takam bout
Anthony Joshua believes that he is now 'starting to find his natural weight' after tipping the scales at 18st 2lbs - a stone heavier than title challenger Carlos Takam.
Oct 27, 14:53

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United StatesUnited States95822
ChinaChina95721
JapanJapan93517
Olympics flagOlympic Athletes from Russia57416
Great BritainGreat Britain45110
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Tuesday's key events


TRIATHLON
· Team GB trio Vicky Holland, Georgia Taylor-Brown and Jess Learmonth all have realistic medal hopes in the women's event (10.30pm-1am)

RUGBY SEVENS
· After an impressive opening day, Great Britain play their final group game against a Fiji side level with them at the top of the pool, but also yet to hit their brilliant best (1.30am)

TAEKWONDO
· After disappointment for friend and housemate Jade Jones, Bianca Walkden will go for gold in the women's +67kg category (2am-2.30pm)
· Mahama Cho is another medal contender for Team GB in the men's +80kg class (2am-2.30pm)

SWIMMING
· Team GB's Duncan Scott has the chance to claim his first individual Olympic medal in the men's 200m freestyle final. Teammate Tom Dean is also involved. (2.43am)
· Kathleen Dawson is the Team GB representative in the women's 100m backstroke final (2.51am)

DIVING
· Eden Cheng and Lois Toulson will look to emulate Tom Daley and Matty Lee's success in the women's 10m synchro final (7am-8am)

EQUESTRIAN
· Three-time Olympic champion Charlotte Dujardin is part of a Team GB team going for gold in the dressage team Grand Prix final (9.30am)

ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS
· Superstar Simone Biles leads the United States side in the women's team final (11.45am-2.10pm)

FOOTBALL
· Team GB's women's team play their final group game, taking on Canada with qualification for the knockout rounds already secured (12pm)

> Today's schedule in full
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