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Unbeaten heavyweight contender Luis “The Real King Kong” Ortiz is finally nearing his first world title opportunity as he prepares to take on WBC Heavyweight World Champion Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder Saturday, March 3 live on SHOWTIME from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING™.… Read

Wilder vs. Ortiz Undercard: Derevyanchenko vs. Dashon Johnson

The heavyweight world title showdown between Deontay Wilder and Luis Ortiz will feature a stacked undercard of exciting attractions that includes top contenders, a former heavyweight champion, exciting prospects and more all entering the ring on Saturday, March 3 from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING™.… Read

Deontay Wilder gives Parker advice in how to beat Joshua

By Tim Royner: WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder has given WBO champion Joseph Parker (24-0, 18 KOs) some valuable advice in how to send IBF/WBA champion Anthony Joshua (20-0, 20 KOs) down to his first defeat of his career on March 31. Wilder has noticed that Joshua is carrying around a lot of muscle weight […]

Andre Dirrell vs. Jose Uzcategui rematch added to Wilder-Ortiz card

By Allan Fox: Andre Dirrell will be fighting knockout artist Jose Uzcategui on the Deontay Wilder vs. Luis Ortiz card in less than a month on SHOWTIME as part of a tripleheader on the 3rd of March at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The card starts at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT.… Read

The Heavyweight America Needs

By Carl Pottorff: I was 6 years old when Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield met in Las Vegas on November 9, 1996. My father and uncle were boxing fans. I cannot begin to recall all the matches that I watched with them on my uncle’s illegal cable hook-up while sitting on my uncle’s couch drinking […]

Wilder: Beating Luis Ortiz will make me the most dangerous man in the world

By Tim Royner: Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber” Wilder sees his next fight on March 3 against Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz as his proving grounds in showing the boxing fans and the top fighters in the heavyweight division that he’s the most dangerous man in the sport. … Read

Deontay Wilder says he’ll get to 50-0

By Stanley White: Watch out Floyd Mayweather Jr. because Deontay Wilder is looking to match your 50-0 record. WBC heavyweight champion Wilder 39-0, 38 KOs) said his week he’ll “easily” get to 50-0 once he unifies the heavyweight division. … Read

Deontay Wilder complains about Anthony Joshua avoiding him

By Jeff Aranow: Deontay Wilder ripped into IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua during his open media workout, telling the journalists and fans that AJ has been avoiding him and mentioning other heavyweight with intention of facing him. WBC champion Wilder says Joshua doesn’t want to sign the contract to face him. … Read

Deontay Wilder no longer demanding 50/50 split for Anthony Joshua fight

By Tim Royner: WBC heavyweight champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder (39-0, 38 KOs) revealed on Friday that he’s willing to take less than a 50-50 purse split for a unification fight against IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (20-0, 20 KOs). However, Wilder said that Joshua will need to accept the same deal with him taking […]

Deontay Wilder conducts Los Angeles media workout

Just days after the birth of his daughter, American heavyweight world champion Deontay Wilder met with members of the Southern California media on Thursday as he prepares to defend his WBC Heavyweight World Championship against fellow-undefeated challenger Luis Ortiz Saturday, March 3 live on SHOWTIME from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING™.… Read

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