Wladimir Klitschko calf injury forces postponement of Tyson Fury fight

Published: Friday 25th September 2015 by The News Editor

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Tyson Fury’s world heavyweight title fight with Wladimir Klitschko has been postponed after the Ukrainian suffered a calf injury in training.

Klitschko told German newspaper Bild he was “incredibly sorry” for the delay, but vowed the fight would be re-arranged as soon as possible.

Fury had been due to bid for Klitschko’s WBA, IBF and WBO titles in Dusseldorf on October 24.

The 27-year-old dressed as Batman at a press conference in London on Wednesday which had been called to promote the fight.

Klitschko’s manager Bernd Boente told Bild: “Next week we will make it known when the fight will be restaged.

“We will definitely remain in Diusseldorf. The tickets which have already been sold will remain valid.”

Published: Friday 25th September 2015 by The News Editor

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