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Sport Vitali Klitschko inducted into the boxing Hall of Fame in Canastota as Mike Tyson and Deontay Wilder attend the ceremony and champions parade

06:45  11 june  2018
06:45  11 june  2018 Source:   dailymail.co.uk

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Canastota , New York, plays host to the ceremony and parade of champions . Mike Tyson and Deontay Wilder were present to watch Klitschko anointed. Vitali Klitschko has been recognised for his boxing by being inducted into the Hall Of Fame .

Vitali was young, watching TV with his friends, and saw Mike Tyson become the youngest heavyweight champion of the world. He even jokes that he is still thinking about using his Emeritus Champion status to come back and fight for the title (against Deontay Wilder ).

a man in a suit standing in front of a building: Klitscho travelled to the International Hall of Fame in Canastota, New York, for the event © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited Klitscho travelled to the International Hall of Fame in Canastota, New York, for the event Vitali Klitschko has been recognised for his success in boxing by officially being inducted into the sport's Hall Of Fame in Canastota, New York.

The Ukrainian former boxer turned politician was afforded the usual procedure of a parade of champions before going through the formal ceremony to have his name placed alongside the legends of yesteryear.

Many decorated pros past and present were in attendance, including his former world champion brother Wladimir and living legend of the sport Mike Tyson.

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A day with the mayor of kiev wbc emeritus champion vitali klitschko . When we arrived at his office, I was intrigued as I had only seen Vitali in boxing related events and Vitali was young, watching TV with his friends, and saw Mike Tyson become the youngest heavyweight

Non-participants and observers to be inducted include German promoter Klaus-Peter Many events in “ Boxing ’s Hometown” of Canastota throughout the "It’s an honor to be elected into the Hall of Fame and recognized for my achievements.

Deontay Wilder, who is hoping to become the next big thing with a blockbuster showdown with Anthony Joshua next year, was also present to witness the proceedings.

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Morales, Klitschko to enter Boxing Hall of Fame . The three, elected in the modern boxer category, will be enshrined among boxing immortals during the 29th annual induction ceremonies on June 10 in Canastota , New York.

A day with the mayor of kiev wbc emeritus champion vitali klitschko . When we arrived at his office, I was intrigued as I had only seen Vitali in boxing related events and Vitali was young, watching TV with his friends, and saw Mike Tyson become the youngest heavyweight

Klitschko, now 46, ended his storied career with a standing of 45-2, including 41 knock-outs.

He turned pro in 1996 and went on to win versions of the heavyweight crown three times, even though he was retired from 2005 to 2008 because of injuries.

After his comeback, he and younger brother Wladimir held all four of the major heavyweight belts simultaneously and dominated the elite level of the sport.

Taking to social media, Wladimir filmed himself standing atop a car during the parade of champions as a gathered crowd watched on and a brass band played.

'Really proud of my brother being inducted her in Canastota into the Hall of Fame,' Wladimir said to the camera.

'It's a great celebration right here, I love Canastota! cheers.'

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