Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 9/27/14

GOING, AUSTRIA - DECEMBER 01: Vitali Klitschko of Ukraine in action during a training session on December 1, 2009 in Going, Austria. The WBC World Championship Heavyweight fight between Vitaly Klitschko of Ukraine and Kevin Johnson of USA will be held on the 12th of December 2009 at the Postfinance-Arena, in Bern, Switzerland. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Happy birthday to Vitali Klitschko. The long-time heavyweight champ and elder Klitschko brother turns 42 years old today. Despite the age, he has shown no signs of slowing down in the ring. The question remains though, will we be seeing him in the squared circle anytime soon, or ever again? If so, how many more fights does he have left in him, and who's a worthy challenger that would get fight fans excited? Klitschko hasn't fought since he met the woefully outclassed Manuel Charr in September 2012. There's nothing in the schedule now for him, either, as he has been pondering and pursuing a political career as opposed to the sweet science. Credit: Michael Sterling Eaton While American fight fans have never been overly enthused by the brothers Klitschko, they certainly would still want to see Vitali back in action once again. If David Haye defeats Tyson Fury in their highly anticipated clash, then perhaps we'll see the long rumored, on again, off again fight between Vitali and Haye...
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