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Which American heavies have next?

Surveying the division's best U.S. contenders, prospects and those in between

Updated: September 5, 2013, 3:59 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Since heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis's retirement a decade ago, brothers Wladimir and Vitali Klitschko have owned the division. They have been utterly dominant champions and have a stranglehold on boxing's four major alphabet belts, Wladimir with three of them and Vitali with one.

All roads to a heavyweight title go through the Klitschkos, which usually means that challengers must fight them in their adopted home country of Germany, or perhaps somewhere else in Europe.

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