Found November 11, 2012 on
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World Heavyweight Champion Wladimir Klitschko (59-3, 51 KOs) scored a twelve round unanimous decision over previously unbeaten Mariusz Wach (27-1, 15 KOs) on Saturday night at the sold out o2 World Arena in Hamburg, Germany. “Dr. Steelhammer” was much more aggressive than usual and dominated from the opening bell. Scores were 120-107, 120-107, 119-109 in a complete blowout of a fight. Take a look at some more details from the event and the fight action photos right here.
Wladimir: “I have a lot of respect for Mariusz Wach. I didn't know a man could take so much punishment, but he kept going. There was no shot that would take him out."
The fight was the first time the 6’6 Klitschko has ever fought a taller opponent and the first time in nine years Wladimir didn’t have the late Hall of Fame trainer Emanuel Steward in his corner.
In Germany, RTL television drew up to 12,44 million viewers (market share 61,8%).
It was a very strong showing from Wladimir, but a little bit ...
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The weigh-ins for tomorrow's Wladimir Klitschko vs. Mariusz Wach fight were held this afternoon in Hamburg, Germany. Right here, you can check out the official results, including the weights from the fighters, and some photos and videos from the event as well. Take a peek at how they look, and keep in mind that Wach has both a height and weight advantage over Wladimir heading...
In a fitting tribute to International Boxing Hall of Fame trainer Manny Steward who died last month after a short battle with diverticulitis at the age of 68, The Ring, WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight champion “Dr. Steelhammer” Wladimir … Continue reading →
Wladimir Klitschko will fight a heavier and taller opponent when he defends his WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight belts against Mariusz Wach of Poland on Saturday.
Klitschko weighed in at 247 pounds on Friday, while the 32-year-old Wach was 251.
The unbeaten Wach will be the first fighter Klitschko has faced who is taller. The 36-year-old Ukrainian is 6-foot-6, while Wach is 6-7 1/2...
Wladimir Klitschko had to go the distance to defend his WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight belts by decision against Mariusz Wach of Poland on Saturday.
The 2.02-meter (6-foot-7 1/2) Wach was the tallest opponent Klitschko faced in his 16-year professional career but offered little threat against the faster and 2-kilo (4-pound) lighter Ukrainian.
The judges scored it 120-107, 120-107...
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