Holyfield Wants The Klitschko's
Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 June 2010 18:13
Written by Alexander Zammit
Wednesday, 30 June 2010 18:12
The Klitschko Brothers, seem to be high on the wanted list and they have no shortage of takers for their heavyweight crowns.
The latest to join the ever growing list of challengers is – former world heavy weight champion, Evander Holyfield.
Holyfield in an interview with the - Russian on-line magazine – BLIC, has been quoted as saying that he was able to beat both the Klitschko’s in his prime and he feels that he could still do it now.
Holyfield also said that his target was to once again become the undisputed heavyweight champion of the world and that he is going to prove that the impossible is possible.
Holyfield also considers the Klitschko brothers and David Haye to be the best in the world at present, but lamented that the Russian brothers were to cautions and did not take risks.
The former champion was quoted by BLIC as saying that his all time favorite fight was in 1986, when he fought with - Dwight Muhammad Kuawa.
Holyfield said that he will be back in the ring in August.
Evander Holyfield (born October 19, 1962) is a professional boxer from the United States and a multiple world champion in both the cruiserweight and heavyweight divisions, earning him the nickname "The Real Deal". Holyfield won the bronze medal in the Light Heavyweight division at the 1984 Summer Olympics. He is the only boxer to win the World Heavyweight title four times. He is the current WBF heavyweight champion. While lightly regarded, the WBF has technically made Holyfield a five time champion in the heavyweight division.