World Heavyweight Title Unification Boxing
Champion Wladimir Klitschko vs.
Champion Sultan Ibragimov
In another superfight to begin
2008, Main Event Television in Australia will
broadcast the World Heavyweight Title Unification boxing match between
current IBF/IBO world champion Wladimir Klitschko
and current WBO world champion Sultan Ibragimov LIVE
on Sunday 24 February from 12:30pm AEDT.
Both men are world class boxers with
impressive knockout records.
31 year-old Wladimir Klitschko from
Ukraine has had 49 wins, 3 losses
and 44 knockout victories.
32 year-old Sultan Ibragimov from
Russia has had 22 wins, 0 losses, 1 draw and
17 knockout victories.
The main event and undercard at the world famous
Madison Square Garden in New York,
USA are available on pay-per-view from MAIN
EVENT TELEVISION via FOXTEL, OPTUS and AUSTAR. Replays will
be screened on the same day at 6:30pm and 10:30pm AEDT.
Please make note of this major boxing match
for your television guides.
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magazine's world ratings panel. Paul Upham called the Kostya Tszyu
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5, 2007, Upham's new book "Something Worth Fighting For",
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