David Haye versus Wladimir Klitschko in a world heavyweight title fight on 2 July in Hamburg
Thi s is the one we have all been waiting for, can it be real.
Will Klitschko finally step into the ring to fight the Brit, Haye?
Well, they say the 57,000-capacity Imtech Arena in Germany is confirmed as the venue. This is according to Klitschko’s manager, Berndt Boente.The negotiations between the WBA champion Haye and IBF and WBO holder Klitschko have been drawn out longer than fight fans care to remember and now with the prospect of the fight becoming a reality, we only have to wait and see that it is real.
However, Boente has stated, “The fight will be 2 July in Hamburg. It is confirmed 100%” .
“We had different options and held negotiations in other countries. Switzerland was in play, Ukraine and different options in Germany.
“But it was always the case that Adam Booth [Haye’s manager] and myself discussed all these things, such as the different business options on the table, as partners, and then made the decision together yesterday [Tuesday] that we’d go to Hamburg.”
Booth was unavailable for comment but Haye confirmed matters on his Twitter feed regarding the date and venue.
Let’s bring it on gentlemen, your wish is is our command
Haye vs Klitschko it shall be