Heavyweight Boxer Wladimir Klitschko donated his 1996 Olympic Gold Medal to a charity auction to help Ukrainian children And was sold for $1 Million dollars. It was immediately returned to him by the buyer, who wanted it to remain in the Klitschko family.
“Some media reported that Klitschko had been previously dating Yvonne Catterfeld; the relationship was played up in German comedies Keinohrhasen and Zweiohrküken. After Wladimir’s photo session held for Vanity Fair magazine with Karolína Kurková she claimed to have a romantic relationship with the boxer.
Alena Gerber was once his girlfriend.
In 2009 Klitschko began dating American actress Hayden Panettiere. Panettiere appeared at ringside at some of Klitschko’s fights, including at Klitschko’s 10th round KO victory over Samuel Peter.] The couple broke up in May 2011, but as of April 2013 have rekindled their relationship.
On 29 March 2012, during a charitable auction in Kiev, Ukraine, Wladimir auctioned off his 1996 Olympic gold medal to a buyer who bid $1 million dollars. Klitschko said he would use the money to help the dreams of hundreds of thousands of Ukrainian children. After the sale, the buyer immediately returned the medal out of respect for Wladimir and because he wanted it to remain with the Klitschko family.”