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Evander Holyfield Decides Not to Retire Wants the Klitschkos

by Robert Littal | Posted on Friday, October 19th, 2012
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We broke the story about Evander Holyfield finally announcing his retirement, but Holyfield after thinking about it for a day, changed his mind.

According to Boxing Scene instead of officially hanging them up during his 50th Birthday Party he now is angling for a fight with the Klitchkos.

“I already told people I was going to retire, but this morning, when I woke up, I thought about it some more and now I’m not going to retire,” Holyfield told Sports on Earth.

“Boxing is what I do best. It’s what I know.”

Holyfield has been holding out for a call from the Klitschko brothers after distancing himself from any fight other than a shot at a world belt, but has so far been disappointed as the Ukrainians avoid a bout with the aging fighter.

“They won’t fight me. They have the right. If I can’t get the championship fight then I’ll continue to wait. Somebody is going to beat them at some point and then I’ll fight that winner.

“I can beat them. I feel I can beat anyone,” he stated.

All I can do at this point is…….

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