Tyson Fury is the new heavyweight champion of the world
Fury, 27 and now undefeated in 25 fights, took a unanimous points win over 39-year-old Wladimir Klitschko.
The challenger took the three titles on offer, with two judges calling it 115-112 and the remaining official scoring it 116-111. This reporter scored the fight 116-112.
Meanwhile, Meath-based Finglas super-featherweight Jono Carroll extended his undefeated record to 9-0 on the undercard of the big Dusseldorf show, defeating Miguel Gonzalez of Honduras on points.