World heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko will defend his four belts against cancer survivor Francesco Pianeta on May 4 in Mannheim, Germany, Klitschko's management has announced.
World heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko answers questions during a press conference in Duesseldorf, on February 27, 2012. Klitschko's management have announced the Ukrainian boxer will defend his four titles against cancer survivor Francesco Pianeta in Mannheim, Germany, on May 4.
The 36-year-old Klitschko will defend his IBF, IBO, Super WBA and WBO belts against the undefeated Pianeta, 28, who has 15 knock-outs and one draw in 28 wins despite having been diagnosed with testicular cancer in late 2009.
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