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Champion Klitschko eyes Joe Louis heavyweight record

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Wladimir Klitschko says he plans to box on for another decade in his bid to break Joe Louis's record as the longest reigning world heavyweight champion. 

Ukrainian Heavyweight Champion Wladimir Klitschko reacts after winning against challenger Italian-born Francesco Pianeta by knockout in round 6 in their IBO, IBF, WBO, WBA title fight in Mannheim, Germany on May 4, 2013

The 38-year-old Klitschko, who has been world champion since 2006, defends his WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO belts in Oberhausen, Germany, on Saturday against Australian challenger Alex Leapai.

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