Apr. Im "Mekka des Boxen" feiert Wladimir Klitschko gegen Bryant Jennings sein Comeback in Amerika. SPORT1 analysiert im Head-to-Head. Apr. Der Herausforderer triumphierte, der Champion zeigte sich nachdenklich: Wladimir Klitschko hat beim WM-Kampf in New York nur knapp ein. Apr. Dreifach-Weltmeister Wladimir Klitscho regiert die Boxwelt. Vor seiner Titelverteidigung gegen Bryant Jennings spricht er aber über seine.
CompuBox totals through four rounds: Klitschko — 49 for Jennings — 26 for KlitschkoJennings. Jennings not moving as much now. Relying on rushing Klitschko.
Left from Jennings to the body. Right from Jennings in the clinch. More clinching after missed rushes from Jennings.
Jennings winged by Klitschko right. Half way through the round. Upper cut from Klitschko. Jennings lands three short shots to the body.
Klitschko comes out jabbing, Jennings pressuring. Jennings now working from the center of the ring with Klitschko in the perimeter.
Klitschko lands good jab. Jennings pushes against the ropes and lands to the body. Jennings misses with right. But lands with left hook. Jennings lands a left as Klitschko backs away.
Right from Klitschko lands. Klitschko right to the back of the head. Jennings rushes and lands a right. CompuBox totals through six rounds: Klitschko — 73 for Jennings — 47 for KlitschkoJennings.
Middle of the ring, and Klitschko lands left and they clinch. Klitschko stalks Jennings into the corner. Now the other corner, jabs to the body, then the head.
Right from Jennings lands. Klitschko looking, they clinch and Jennings lands to the body. Klitschko trying to the land a big right.
Jennings moving around the ring. In the corner, Jennings rushes out. Klitschko right wings Jennings. Close round, but Klitschko.
Klitschko stalks with the jab. Jennings with a left hook. Right hand from Jennings. Big left from Jennings lands. And a right from Klitschko.
Center of the ring. The clinch and break. Jennings charges and lands to the body. Total punches through eight rounds: Klitschko — 93 for Jennings — 64 for KlitschkoJennings.
Right from Jennings and pushes Klitschko back. Klitschko Stalking on the ropes with the jab. Klitschko pawing with left, keeping Jennings back. They clinch and Jennings goes to the body.
Klitschko warned sternly by the ref about holding. Klitschko jabs, Jennings clinches. Klitschko with a short left hook. Right hand from Klitschko lands well.
Right hand from Jennings wings Wlad. Had Jennings pushed the pace and pulled Klitschko further into deep waters, it might have been enough to secure the upset.
Instead, it was Jennings who seemed to tire — briefly abandoning the head and lateral movement that had served him so well — while Klitschko showed the finishing kick of a champion in sweeping the final three rounds on all three official scorecards amid chants of Klitschko!
Afterward, talk turned to a showdown with Tyson Fury, almost certainly to take place in Germany or Great Britain. Yet how much longer will he press on?
Age is just a number, it depends on your lifestyle. I enjoy performing and I will continue as long as I can.
Klitschko is far from finished. Yet even in victory we saw in Klitschko a hint of decline — and therein a glimpse of the beginning of the end.
Wladimir Klitschko US sports. Order by newest oldest recommendations. The bout featured constant holding, with Klitschko leaning, pushing and wrestling Jennings whenever Jennings tried to get inside.
Jennings wore earmuffs for most of the bout, standing in front of Klitschko too much and not moving enough, offering an available jab target.
Klitschko fought with his left hand down for most of the bout, landing left and right jabs frequently and often. Jennings moved well enough, though, to keep Klitschko off balance and prevent him from throwing his power right hand.
Referee Michael Griffin docked Klitschko a point in round ten for excessive holding. Vitali Klitschko was in his corner. Klitschko noted after the bout he found himself pushing the shorter Jennings off but had no argument with the referee's point deduction.
I love to fight here! Jennings, for his part, felt Klitschko was holding a lot, and stated the scorecards were well off.