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Hearn: ‘Maybe Wilder will get 50-50, Joshua could wear down’

By Tim Royner: Anthony Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn feels that there could be a break through scenario in the near future where either Deontay Wilder agrees to the 60-40 purse split that he wants him to take to make the undisputed heavyweight championship fight or Joshua will wear down and agree to the 50-50 split […]

Deontay Wilder vs. Dominic Breazeale to be shown LIVE on Sky Sports in UK

By Tim Royner: The highly anticipated showdown between WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder and 2012 U.S Olympian Dominic Breazeale will be shown LIVE on Sky Sports on May 18.  → read full story

Wilder says Joshua fight will happen in 2020

By Tim Royner: Deontay Wilder has ruled out a fight for the undisputed championship at heavyweight against Anthony Joshua in 2019.  → read full story

Nelson: Fury says he’ll fight Wilder after Schwarz clash

By Trevor McIntyre: Johnny Nelson says Tyson Fury told him that he’ll be facing WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder in a rematch after his June 15 fight contest against German heavyweight Tom Schwarz on ESPN at the Thomas & Mack Center, in Las Vegas, Nevada.  → read full story

Wilder says he’ll give Whyte title shot if he keeps winning

By Scott Gilfoid: WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder says he’ll eventually give #1 WBC contender Dillian Whyte a title shot if he keeps winning long enough.  → read full story

Wilder’s manager says Klitschko is an option if he looks good in tune-up

By Allan Fox: Deontay Wilder would be open to a fight against former heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko, as long as the Ukrainian takes a tune-up or two and looks good, according to Wilder’s trainer/manager Jay Deas.  → read full story

Warren says he wants Wilder vs. Fury rematch this year

By Tim Royner: Promoter Frank Warren says he believes Showtime has offered WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder two fights before he faces Tyson Fury in a rematch, which means the two of them won’t be able to fight each other until early 2020.  → read full story

Hearn: Wilder doesn’t deserve 50-50 split with Joshua

By Tim Royner: Eddie Hearn was’t amused at hearing WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder’s 50-50 purse split demand that he wants before he’ll agree to take the unification fight against IBF/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua in November.  → read full story

Loeffler wants Wladimir Klitschko vs. Deontay Wilder fight

By Mike Smith: Wladimir Klitschko’s former promoter Tom Loeffler says he’d like to see the 42-year-old former unified IBF/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion make a comeback and face unbeaten WBC champion Deontay Wilder.  → read full story

Hearn says Joshua might vacate titles before facing Wilder

By Trevor McIntyre: Eddie Hearn is saying that if IBF/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua can’t get a unification fight against WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder in November, he may end up vacating some of his world titles.  → read full story

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