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Deontay Wilder: How many times do I call Joshua out?

By Tim Royner: Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder did his thing last Saturday night in scoring his 39th career knockout in stopping the game Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz in the 10th round, but now he’s ready to finally face IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua in a unification fight for the fans. … Read

Luis Ortiz wants rematch with Deontay Wilder

By Eric Thomas: Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz (28-1, 24 KOs) tried his best last Saturday night in challenging WBC heavyweight champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs) for his title, but he came up short in getting stopped in the 10th round in a highly dramatic finish at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New […]

Tyson Fury reacts to Deontay Wilder’s win over Luis Ortiz

By Scott Gilfoid: Former heavyweight belt holder Tyson Fury came out of the woodwork today to give his thoughts on Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder’s dramatic 10th round knockout of Cuban talent Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz (28-1, 24 KOs) at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. … Read

Deontay Wilder defeats Luis Ortiz in exciting 10th round TKO

Undefeated heavyweight world champion Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder retained his WBC title in his seventh defense with a tenth round knockout over unbeaten challenger Luis “The Real King Kong” Ortiz in a thrilling back-and-forth SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING main event Saturday night from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING®.… Read

Luis Ortiz’s left hand swollen due to calcium deposits

By Jeff Aranow: The lump on Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz’s left hand isn’t a problem for him, according to his trainer Herman Caicedo. He told RingTV that Ortiz has 25 years of calcium deposits in his left hand. … Read

Luis Ortiz – The Real King Kong?

By Rob Maclean: Brooklyn welcomes a familiar competitor this Saturday night at the Barclays Centre in WBC champion Deontay Wilder (39-0, 38kos). However this will be there first time witnessing King Kong, Luis Ortiz (28-0, 24kos). Of course we all know who the real King Kong is, but who is the real Luis Ortiz and […]

Wilder vs. Ortiz: The Acid Test?

By Harry Hogg: Deontay Wilder defends his WBC heavyweight title against Luis Ortiz on Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The much-anticipated bout looked to be dead in the water last year, after Ortiz was banned for testing positive for two banned substances, subsequently being replaced by Bermane Stiverne.… Read

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: American’s don’t know Anthony Joshua’s name

By Scott Gilfoid: WBC heavyweight champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder says the Americans don’t know the name of IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua. They only know Joshua (20-0, 20 KOs) as the big heavyweight from the UK, Wilder says. … Read

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