Wladimir Klitschko ready to take on Fury

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Multiple world champion Wladimir Klitschko has admitted that a fight between him and English Heavyweight boxer Tyson Fury is on the cards and could happen very soon, and that too, in the United Kingdom.

The Ukrainian currently holds the World Boxing Organisation (WBO), International Boxing Federation (IBF), World Boxing Association (WBA) and International Boxing Organisation (IBO) Heavyweight Championships and beat American boxer Bryant Jennings recently to complete his 18th straight defence of the title in a straight forward points' victory.

And he is ready to put the titles on the line again with Fury being the mandatory challenger for the WBO Heavyweight Championship. The unbeaten Fury has repeatedly called out the big Ukrainian for a fight and he now finally looks set to have his dream match.

Klitschko spoke to the press following his win over Jennings and he said that a match against Fury cannot be taking place in the United States, that is obvious but there is still a lot of things that need to be ironed out before the match can take place.

He mentioned that he knows Fury is the mandatory challenger for his WBO belt and it is a fight that he will have to go through. He said the representatives of the two of them need to have talks regarding a venue for the fight and he would prefer if the fight took place in Europe, especially either in the United Kingdom or in Germany.

The match-up is set to be a fantastic fight, though most serious boxing fans are adamant that they can only see one winner - and the latest Klitschko - Fury betting seems to reflect that - Klitschko is odds on at 2/9 whilst Fury is way out at 10/3.

The Ukrainian doesn't believe the fact that Fury is taller than him will work in favour of the Englishman. He mentioned that he likes to fight with big men and it is a lot more exciting for him to have these fights because these tend to be easier than bouts against smaller fighters and it will be good for the fans too.