Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 9/13/14

DUESSELDORF, GERMANY - JANUARY 28: Wladimir Klitschko of Ukraine looks on during a press conference for his WBO Heavyweight Championship fight against Eddie Chambers of USA at the Esprit Arena on January 28, 2010 in Duesseldorf, Germany. The Championship fight will take place at the Esprit Arena on March 20, 2010 in Duesseldorf. (Photo by Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Wladimir Klitschko - Grading the Pros and Cons of This Era’s Top Heavyweight: The all-time placement of Wladimir Klitschko is one of the more interesting conundrums in modern boxing history. His supporters feel he belongs right up there with the best of all-time, while others think he is a vulnerable champion who has taken full advantage of the worst heavyweight division in history. As is usually the case in matters such as this, the truth probably lies somewhere in the middle. Let’s look at the more common standards we use when judging heavyweight champions historically and see if we can’t make some sense of one of the more enigmatic careers of all heavyweight champions. [Also See: Top 10 All-Time Best Heavyweights] Credit: Michaelsterlingeaton.com Resume Pros: Sure, there are no wins on his record that inspire much awe. Still, is there anyone you can name who Wladimir ducked? That is an important consideration, as the knocks on other champions usually fall across the lines of wh...
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