Chisora vows to knock Vitali Klitschko out in 8 rounds

Chisora vows to knock Vitali Klitschko out in 8 rounds
Published: 09 January 2012 (856 Views)
Dereck Chisora has vowed to knock Vitali Klitschko out in eight rounds to claim the WBC heavyweight crown when the pair clash at the Oympiahalle in Munich, Germany next month.

The 28-year-old British boxer is looking to bounce back from the disappointment of a controversial points defeat in his European title bout with Robert Helenius in Finland by pulling off a shock victory over the Ukrainian, the three-time world champion.

"Number eight is my lucky number and Vitali is going down in the eighth round," said Chisora when the pair came head-to-head at a press conference in London. "He just does not know what is coming - I am physically and mentally coming to take what is his and make it mine. I hope you are prepared for that."

Chisora - who also lost to Tyson Fury in their British title showdown in July last year - saw his plans to take on IBF, WBO and WBA champion Wladimir Klitschko scuppered by the holder's injury problems.

He added: "I have already said to Vitali 'I hope you don't chicken out like your little brother, just make sure you are there'.

"I just hope you do not come up with excuses, say 'there is a problem with this or that'. I just want to fight.

"Everybody is tired of you and your brother, because you do not bring excitement to the game. They have killed the sport I love.

"It is time for the new king, and that will be me come February 18.

"I have everyone around the world on my side - in China they may not have heard of me, but after I whoop your ass, then they will.

"The time is here. He is the doctor and I am the black plague. I am coming to destroy him in his own back yard."

- UKPA

 0

You May Like These Videos

Comments

There are no comments.

Latest stories

MDC Alliance: The Election Bulletin - Issue 06

by MDC Communications | 17 July 2018 | 138 Views

Simple rigging proof mechanism

by S. Nhliziyo | 17 July 2018 | 134 Views

Chamisa to take ZEC head-on

by Staff rpeorter | 17 July 2018 | 127 Views

Matebeleland Chiefs petition Chiwenga over dispute

by Staff rpeorter | 17 July 2018 | 109 Views

Chamisa fails to shake off 'Grace Mugabe pact' claims

by Staff rpeorter | 17 July 2018 | 124 Views

Mnangagwa tells white farmers 'You are part of us'

by Staff rpeorter | 17 July 2018 | 123 Views

'Chigumba's arrogance reflective of her ignorance'

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 107 Views

Zanu-PF looking beyond polls, says Mnangagwa

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 95 Views

Chamisa calls for SADC, AU to protect election

by AFP | 17 July 2018 | 104 Views

President Mnangagwa man of the moment

by Elijah Chihota | 17 July 2018 | 115 Views

Congratulations to France

by Thomas Murisa | 17 July 2018 | 89 Views

Will Mnangagwa defy odds on 30 July?

by Benny Gudo | 17 July 2018 | 93 Views

ZEC: A menace tormenting Zimbabwe

by Benny Gudo | 17 July 2018 | 84 Views

Mnangagwa misleads Zimbabweans

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 139 Views

Zimra board pockets $300,000

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 119 Views

Senior MDC-Alliance leaders jump ship

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 158 Views

Chiwenga urges deserters to, 'Come back home'

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 126 Views

ZEC warns Chamisa, MDC-Alliance

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 138 Views

'Zanu-PF abusing State resources'

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 97 Views

Zec sued over disclosure of voters' details

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 91 Views

Musindo showers lavish praise on Madiro

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 80 Views

Chamisa's supporters released without charge

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 74 Views

Serial car thief jailed

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 59 Views

Chamisa rules out presidential election run-off

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 92 Views

Mugabe challenges default judgment

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 80 Views

Chamisa turns heat over ballot paper design

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 85 Views

'We tried talking to Mugabe but failed'

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 84 Views

Zec in fresh storm over polling booths

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 75 Views

Chiwenga embraces Chamisa's 'spaghetti roads'

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 84 Views

Mnangagwa 'steals' campaign concept

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 99 Views

'Mugabe stalled border upgrade'

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 51 Views

'Valerio Sibanda facilitated Mnangagwa's escape'

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 53 Views

Chief Charumbira drops another bombshell

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 53 Views

MDC Alliance in a fight they will not win

by Lloyd Msipa | 17 July 2018 | 96 Views

Langton 'School Boy' Tinago dies

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 59 Views

Fight breaks over 'Mugabe prophet'

by Staff reporter | 17 July 2018 | 45 Views