Breazeale: ‘I’m only chasing the belt because Deontay Wilder is running’

Heavyweight contender Dominic Breazeale is looking to continue his winning ways as he battles Carlos Negron on Saturday at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Breazeale, who has won two straight fights since losing to Anthony Joshua, wants to beat Negron so Continue reading Breazeale: ‘I’m only chasing the belt because Deontay Wilder is running’

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Photos from Wilder-Fury

Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder and Tyson “The Gypsy King” Fury fought to a split-decision draw on SHOWTIME PPV® on Saturday night from STAPLES Center​ ​in​ ​arguably ​one of the best heavyweight fights in years​.​ After controlling the WBC World Championship fight early, Fury (27-0-1, 19 KOs) miraculously overcame Continue reading Photos from Wilder-Fury

Tyson, Holyfield, Bowe, Lewis, Ortiz, and others predict Wilder-Fury

As fight week in Los Angles kicks off, heavyweights of the past and present have spoken, and the majority believe Deontay Wilder’s pure punching power will be enough to defeat the highly-skilled Tyson Furyon Saturday, December 1 on SHOWTIME PPV®. Some of the Continue reading Tyson, Holyfield, Bowe, Lewis, Ortiz, and others predict Wilder-Fury

Wilder on fight with Fury: ‘I feel whoever wins this can call themselves the best heavyweight champ in the world’

WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder and lineal heavyweight champion Tyson Fury are weeks away from one biggest heavyweight fights on American soil in a long time. Fury will battle Wilder on December 1 at Staples Center in Los Angeles on Continue reading Wilder on fight with Fury: ‘I feel whoever wins this can call themselves the best heavyweight champ in the world’

Ortiz: ‘I had Wilder hurt; I just made mental mistakes during the fight’

Back in March, heavyweight contender Luis Ortiz had the opportunity of a lifetime. The 39-year-old had WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder hurt badly in the 7th round of their fight, but Ortiz could not finish the deal. Ultimately, Wilder would Continue reading Ortiz: ‘I had Wilder hurt; I just made mental mistakes during the fight’

Ortiz: ‘If all goes as expected and Wilder puts Fury to sleep like I think he will, I want another shot at him ASAP’

Heavyweight contender Luis Ortiz returns on December 1 at Staples Center on the undercard of Wilder-Fury to battle Travis Kauffman. Back in March,  the 39-year-old Ortiz nearly had Wilder out on his feet in the seventh until he ultimately succumbed Continue reading Ortiz: ‘If all goes as expected and Wilder puts Fury to sleep like I think he will, I want another shot at him ASAP’

Wilder: ‘I think the puncher is going to box his(Fury) lights out, and then I’m going to knock his lights out’

WBC Heavyweight World Champion Deontay Wilder(40-0, 39 KOs) held a media day Monday in Los Angeles where he discussed his blockbuster matchup against lineal heavyweight champion Tyson Fury(27-0, 19 KOs) taking place Saturday, December 1 on SHOWTIME PPV® from STAPLES Center in Los Continue reading Wilder: ‘I think the puncher is going to box his(Fury) lights out, and then I’m going to knock his lights out’