British light-heavyweight champion Tony Bellew labels fellow Scouser David Price the ‘heir to the Klitschko throne’ as he stamps his Mersey charm all over a post-career punditry role after some sterling work for Sky Sports at the Price vs Sexton bill. Bellew stays on long after every punter has left the building to talk to iFilm London about the promising heavyweight, the fight game in Liverpool and his next outing in the ring.
Former undisputed heavyweight king Lennox Lewis has predicted a bright future for British title challenger David Price, saying the Liverpudlian posses the right size and skill to stick it out in the division.
Before becoming a dominant force at the Queensberry rules, heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko tormented smaller opponents under a whole different set of rules. Here’s a video of the Ukrainian giant from his kickboxing days in which he amassed a record of 34-1 with 22 knockouts and six titles. As is usual practice with a Klitschko, Vitali uses his size and reach advantage to devastating affect, but surprisingly for Klitschko standards he just can’t put his man away.
Former undisputed heavyweight king Lennox Lewis has written off Dereck Chisora’s chances against WBC ruler Vitali Klitschko on Saturday night, claiming a title challenge has come too soon for the Brit slugger.
Heavyweight contender David Price has called British champion Tyson Fury a ‘flawed boxer’ ahead of his title eliminator tonight with John McDermott at Liverpool Olympia.
Price faces veteran McDermott for a chance to challenge Fury for the Lonsdale belt and the 6ft 8in Liverpudlian colossus is already confident he has the measure of the also giant champion.
The musical, which opens in Hamburg later this month, incorporates many of the thumb-tapping hits from the film, including Eye of the Tiger and Gonna Fly Now.
Former British and Commonwealth heavyweight champion Dereck Chisora will challenge European titleholder Robert Helenius in Helsinki, Finland on December 3.
Del Boy who returned to the ring for the first time since his defeat to Tyson Fury last Friday, took every round of his six-round tune up against Remigijus Ziausys before claiming he was ready to mix it with tougher competition.
Former undisputed heavyweight world champion Riddick ‘Big Daddy’ Bowe has issued a challenge to current kings the Klitschko brothers to take him on and prove they’re worth.
Bowe, who hasn’t fought since 2008 when he beat Gene Pukall by unanimous decision on a Kliitschko undercard, said he would be ready for a title shot in six months time.