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Caleb Plant vs. Rocky Fielding on July 28 in IBF 168lb eliminator

By Jim Dower: The management for super middleweight contenders Caleb Plant (17-0, 10 Kos) and Rocky Fielding (26-1, 14 KOs) came to an agreement on Tuesday for an IBF super middleweight eliminator fight on July 28 on Showtime Championship Boxing at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.… Read

Jose Uzcategui fights on July 28 on ESPN+ card

By Jim Dower: Jose Uzcategui (27-2, 23 KOs) will be defending his IBF interim super middleweight title on July 28 in Floiriday on an ESPN+ card in Kissimmee, Florida, while he waits for his title shot against the still injured IBF 168lb champion James ‘Chunky’ DeGale. … Read

Wilder-Ortiz averaged 1.1 million viewers on Showtime

By Jim Dower: WBC heavyweight champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder and Luis Ortiz brought in huge ratings for Showtime last Saturday night. Deontay Wilder rallied to stop the 38-year-old Ortiz in the 10th round in a dramatic ending to their fight at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. … Read

Jose Uzcategui defeats Andre Dirrell – Results

By Scott Gilfoid: Interim IBF super middleweight champion Andre ‘The Resurrected’ Dirrell (26-3, 16 KOs) was beaten by Jose Uzcategui (27-3, 23 KOs) by an 8th round retirement on Saturday night in a fight televised on Showtime Championship Boxing 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

Weights: Deontay Wilder 214.75 vs. Luis Ortiz 241.25

By Jim Dower: WBC heavyweight champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder (39-0, 38 KOs) will be giving away 26.5 pounds to challenger Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz (28-0, 24 KOs) on Saturday night in their fight at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Showtime Championship Boxing will be televising the Wilder-Ortiz card. … Read

Deontay Wilder vs. Luis Ortiz final weights, quotes

WBC Heavyweight World Championship Deontay Wilder – 214 ¾ pounds Luis Ortiz – 241 ¼ pounds Referee: David Fields; Judges: Glenn Feldman (Conn.), Kevin Morgan (N.Y.), Carlos Ortiz (N.Y.)… Read

Deontay Wilder vs. Luis Ortiz Final Press Conference Quotes & Photo

Unbeaten WBC Heavyweight World Champion Deontay Wilder and unbeaten contender Luis Ortiz exchanged words and went face to face at the final press conference in Manhattan Thursday ahead of their main event showdown this Saturday, March 3 live on SHOWTIME from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING™, and presented by Premier Boxing Champions.… Read

Andre Dirrell ready to beat Jose Uzcategui on Saturday

By Jeff Aranow: Andre Dirrell (26-2, 16 KOs) is ready to defend his interim IBF super middleweight title this Saturday night in his rematch with #3 IBF Jose Uzcategui (26-2, 22 KOs) on Showtime at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. … Read

Andre Dirrell Talks Working with New Trainer Virgil Hunter for Uzcategui rematch

Super middleweight Andre Dirrell is preparing for his rematch with Jose Uzcategui by working with renowned trainer Virgil Hunter and former pound-for-pound great Andre Ward ahead of his showdown for the Interim IBF Super Middleweight title Saturday, March 3 live on SHOWTIME (9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT) from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING™.… […]

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