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Wladimir Klitschko Looks To Fight In The States Again

Wladimir Klitschko is well aware of his publicity statuss among the American fan base. Now, the heavyweight champion has opted to change that. However, it won’t be on the heels of his impressive, decade-long 61-3 winning streak. The 37-year-old boxer recently spoke during an interview with The¬†Associated Press in New York about his desire to fight again in the United …

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Ken Norton Sr., former WBC Heavyweight Champ, Dies

On March 31, 1973, Ken Norton Sr. would go from being a nobody to a somebody. On that night in San Diego, Norton would break Muhammad Ali’s jaw and go on to defeat “The Greatest” in a 12 round contest; this would be one of only 5 times Ali would lose in his esteemed career. Everyone had doubts that Norton …

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