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Luis Ortiz calls out Tyson Fury

By Tim Royner: Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz (28-1, 24 KOs) has called out former heavyweight world champion Tyson Fury to volunteer to be his next opponent for his comeback. Fury re-launched his career last Saturday night, beating 5’9” cruiserweight Sefer Sefer by a 4th round knockout. … Read

Dillian Whyte vs. Luis Ortiz?

By Tim Royner: Dillian Whyte (23-1, 17 KOs) will be fighting southpaw former heavyweight title challenger Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz (28-1, 24 KOs) in a WBC heavyweight title eliminator or July 28 at a still to be determined venue in the UK, according to ESPN. … Read

Dillian Whyte upset with WBC for ordering him to fight Luis Ortiz in eliminator

By Scott Gilfoid: Dillian Whyte and his promoter Eddie Hearn are both upset with the World Boxing Council ordering him to face the dangerous Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz in a heavyweight eliminator fight to get a shot at WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder. … Read

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


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