Browsing: Wladimir Klitschko

The heavyweight fighter’s career took a drastic lurch for the worse after defeating Wladimir Klitschko in 2015 – with Fury having candidly admitted to contemplating suicide during his darkest moments.  

Ukrainian legend Klitschko has been drafted into his training camp to help him prepare for a potential upcoming trilogy bout with Mike Tyson.

The 57-year-old former heavyweight world champion has announced he is looking to take part in exhibition bouts for charity and is in talks to fight old rival Tyson, who is making his own comeback.

Former world champion boxer Tyson Fury has revealed how close he came to committing suicide during his long battle with mental health problems.

Despite being crowned undisputed heavyweight champion of the world in November 2015, Fury was overcome by a feeling of emptiness in the coming months and ballooned in weight – reaching 28 stone at his heaviest.

The saga over Wladimir Klitschko‘s potential return to boxing has been stoked once again after the Ukrainian’s former promoter suggested the 43-year-old may not be content with what he achieved in the sport.

Former heavyweight champion, Wladimir Klitschko, has dismissed speculation that he could make a comeback to the ring and rematch Anthony Joshua as “an early April Fools’ joke.”

Addressing the media for the final time before Saturday’s bout in Los Angeles, the pair exchanged insults as a melee broke out between their respective teams, with Fury removing his shirt before security stepped in to manage the situation.