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Klitschko-Haye Update!

By Matt Richardson

Hall of Fame trainer Emanuel Steward has updated on the status of the upcoming grudge match between WBO/IBF/IBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko and David Haye. “I think the deal is pretty much complete because I got a call on Tuesday from Wladimir asking me what size ring they should use because they’re completing the contract, so they must be finalizing June 20th in the 02 Arena in England,” stated Steward. As for his opinion about Haye? “I like the excitement he brings, the punch, the arrogance, not coming in intimidated like a lot of guys do because of Wladimir’s size. It’ll be a good, exciting fight.” Stay tuned for full interview to come…

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