Deontay Wilder

Deontay Wilder

Deontay Wilder vs. Andy Ruiz Jr. Officially Ordered By WBC As Final Eliminator For Tyson Fury

Deontay Wilder and Andy Ruiz Jr. will be fighting next time out. For quite some time, both Wilder and Ruiz Jr. have said they are interested in fighting one another. The plan was if Wilder beat Robert Helenius and if Ruiz Jr. beat Luis Ortiz – which both happened – they would face one another. …

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Wilder

Deontay Wilder Says He’ll Be ‘Very Surprised’ If Oleksandr Usyk Sticks To His Word And Fights Him

Deontay Wilder isn’t sure Oleksandr Usyk will actually fight him. Wilder returned to the ring on Saturday and scored a violent first-round knockout over Robert Helenius. It marked his first fight since he suffered back-to-back stoppage losses to Tyson Fury and in the lead-up to the fight, Usyk wanted to be ringside and face the …

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Hearn

Eddie Hearn Backs Andy Ruiz Jr. To Defeat Deontay Wilder In Potential Fight

Eddie Hearn believes Andy Ruiz Jr. would beat Deontay Wilder if they do end up fighting in 2023. After Wilder announced his comeback he and Ruiz Jr. both campaigned to fight one another. Ruiz Jr. did his part by beating Luis Ortiz and now Wilder is set to face Robert Helenius on Saturday. If ‘The …

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Deontay Wilder Says He’s Not Taking Robert Helenius: ‘It’s Gonna Be An Amazing Fight’

Deontay Wilder is making it known he’s not taking Robert Helenius lightly but is confident he will get his hand raised. Wilder is set to return to the ring for the first time in a year as he faces Helenius in the main event of a 12-rounder FOX Sports pay-per-view from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, …

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Deontay Wilder Says He Felt A Little ‘Sluggish’ In Third Tyson Fury, Plans To Be In The 220lbs For Robert Helenius

Deontay Wilder believes he was too heavy in the third Tyson Fury fight. Wilder weighed in at a career-high 238lbs for the fight last October against Fury. Unfortnately for ‘The Bronze Bomber’ he suffered a KO loss, in a fight he says he thought was sluggish. Now, for his return fight against Robert Helenius, Wilder …

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Deontay Wilder Says He Only Wants To Fight For Three More Years

Deontay Wilder ended up not retiring following his back-to-back losses to Tyson Fury but now says he only has three years left. Wilder is set to return to the ring on October 15 against Robert Helenius in a crucial fight for ‘The Bronze Bomber’s’ career as with a win he is back in the title …

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Deontay Wilder Believes Oleksandr Usyk Will Stick To His Word And Face The Winner Of His Fight Next

Deontay Wilder believes Oleksandr Usyk is a man of his word and will be ringside of his fight in two weeks. Wilder is set to return to the ring on Saturday, October 15 in Brooklyn, New York against Robert Helenius. It’s the first time Wilder is fighting since the back-to-back defeats to Tyson Fury and …

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Deontay Wilder Admits He Was Close To Retiring Until He Saw His Statue Get Raised

Deontay Wilder thought he was close to walking away from boxing. Wilder was coming off back-to-back stoppage losses to Tyson Fury to lose his title and couldn’t reclaim it back. After the KO loss, it was reported he was close to retiring and he was ready to walk away until his hometown unveiled a statue …

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