Wladimir Klitschko: Knockouts| Losses| Title Defenses

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Wladimir Klitschko: Knockouts| Losses| Title Defenses

Wladimir Klitschko  (born 25 March 1976) is a Ukrainian former professional boxer who competed from 1996 to 2017. He held the world heavyweight championship twice, including the unified WBA (Super), IBF, WBO, IBO and Ring magazine titles. , A strategic and intelligent boxer, Klitschko is considered one of the best heavyweight champions of all time.

As an amateur, Klitschko represented Ukraine at the 1996 Olympics, winning a gold medal in the super-heavyweight division. After turning professional later that year, he defeated Chris Byrd in 2000 to win the WBO heavyweight title. Klitschko’s first reign as champion ended with an upset knockout loss to Cory Sanders in 2003, followed by another upset knockout loss to Lamon Brewster in 2004.


Klitschko (55-3, 49 KOs), also known as “Dr. Steelhammer”, has an incredible 85 percent knockout ratio, while his opponent Haye (25-1, 23 KOs) has a knockout ratio of 88 percent. . More than half the amount of bouts.

It all takes place at the Imtek-Arena in Hamburg, Germany and is widely regarded as the best heavyweight bout since Lennox Lewis fought Wladimir’s brother, Vitali Klitschko, in 2003.


This is the first defeat in the career of Wladimir Klitschko. Klitschko lost by 11th-round technical knockout to American boxer Ross Purity in a non-title bout on 5 December 1998. He was 22 years old with a 24-0 record. Holiness was 31 with a record of 24–13–1.

Title Defenses

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Klitschko defeated Byrd by TKO in the seventh round, becoming a two-time heavyweight world champion in the process.

Who was the most successful Klitschko?

Wladimir Klitschko’s total professional career earnings are estimated to be between €150 million (cca $200 million) and $250 million.


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