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Luis Ortiz: I’m going to tear Deontay Wilder’s skin off his body on Mar.3

By Jeff Aranow: Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz (28-0, 24 KOs) is talking about skinning WBC heavyweight champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder (39-0, 38 KOs) in their fight on March 3 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Ortiz wants to become world champion in the worst way, and he’s training very hard to get […]

Wilder: Luis Ortiz will be my guinea pig to show I’m the best

By Tim Royner: Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder says he wants to use the 38-year-old Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz as his “guinea pig” on March 3 to show the world that he’s the best fighter in the heavyweight division. … Read

Wilder targets Joshua-Parker winner in heavyweight tournament

By Scott Gilfoid: Deontay ‘The Bronze Bomber’ Wilder has mapped out his course for unifying the heavyweight division in 2018 by beating Luis Ortiz and then defeating the winner of Anthony Joshua vs. Joseph Parker fight to become the undisputed champion of the division. … Read

Joshua-Parker & Wilder-Ortiz final four is set

By Marcus Richardson: The heavyweight final four is set with Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder facing Luis ‘King Kong Ortiz on March 3 and Anthony Joshua fighting Joseph Parker on March 31. The winners of these 2 fights should fight each other next to settle who the No 1 heavyweight is in the division. … Read

Whyte scolds Wilder for fighting Ortiz for less money

By Scott Gilfoid: Dillian Whyte doesn’t understand why WBC heavyweight champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder (39-0, 38 KOs) turned down a fight against him for $5 million to take a smaller money fight against #3 WBC Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz (28-0, 24 KOs) for $1 million for their March 3 fight at the Barclays Center […]

Deontay Wilder says he’s ready to whoop Luis Ortiz

By Tim Royner: WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder is letting Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz have just one more free chance of fighting him without having to earn it by working to become his mandatory challenger. Earlier on Friday, the news of the Wilder-Ortiz fight was announced for March 3 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, […]

Wilder-Ortiz official for March 3 at Barclays Center

By Jeff Aranow: Deontay Wilder’s title defense against 38-year-old Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz is now official for March 3 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Unfortunately, that doesn’t mean the fight will take place on that date or if it’ll take place at all. … Read

Deontay Wilder Defends Against Luis Ortiz on March.3

BROOKLYN (January 12, 2018) – Another blockbuster boxing event will come to Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING®, as unbeaten heavyweight world champion Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder defends his title against unbeaten contender Luis “The Real King Kong” Ortiz on Saturday, March 3 in an event presented by Premier Boxing Champions.… Read

Tyson Fury at risk of losing Ring HW title in February

By Scott Gilfoid: It looks like Tyson Fury (25-0, 18 KOs) is set to lose his Ring Magazine heavyweight title if he doesn’t schedule a fight by February. Ring Magazine editor in chief Doug Fischer looks to be poised to make a move in changing out Fury for someone else. … Read

Deontay Wilder says he’ll EASILY break Mayweather’s 50-0 record

By Allan Fox: Floyd Mayweather Jr. had better get back in the ring and continue fight, because WBC heavyweight champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder (39-0, 38 KOs) says he “easily” break the ‘Money’ man’s 50-0 record that he recently set in beating UFC fighter Conor McGregor in a boxing event last summer. … Read

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