Tag: Deontay Wilder

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HEAVYWEIGHT POWER STRUGGLE

Although I’d like to see Ortiz relieve Wilder of his WBC belt, it wouldn’t be the best outcome for the Heavyweight division. Wilder and the WBC have held the belt hostage since 2015 and a rematch clause being triggered would see that scenario drag on deep into 2020.

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DEONTAY WILDER VS. LUIS ORTIZ II & LEO SANTA CRUZ VS. MIGUEL FLORES FINAL PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES

LAS VEGAS (November 20, 2019) – Boxing’s longest reigning heavyweight champion, WBC titlist Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder,and hard-hitting Cuban slugger Luis “King Kong” Ortiz went face to face at the final press conference Thursday before they rematch in the FOX Sports PBC Pay-Per-View main event this Saturday, November 23 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.