Wilder tells AJ: My mindset is stronger
Deontay Wilder has warned Anthony Joshua that he is a “totally different king, a totally different beast”.Wilder defends his WBC belt against Luis Ortiz on November 23, live on Sky Sports, before Joshua aims to regain the IBF, WBA and WBO titles from Andy Ruiz Jr on December 7, live on Sky Sports Box Office.
Deontay Wilder landed a vicious right hand to stop Luis Ortiz in the seventh round Saturday night to retain his heavyweight title.
Deontay Wilder called out Tyson Fury , Andy Ruiz Jr and Anthony Joshua after brutally knocking out Luis Ortiz . Deontay Wilder showcased his superhuman power on Saturday night as he knocked out Luis Ortiz to retain his Deontay Wilder drops Luis Ortiz with fierce knockout punch - pictures.
Deontay Wilder says Tyson Fury is ‘definitely next’ after defending his WBC world heavyweight title for the 10th time.
The 34-year-old was out-boxed for six rounds against Luis Ortiz in their rematch in Las Vegas, before the American landed a stunning knockout blow in the seventh.
The Cuban boxer was ahead on the judges scorecards before being caught with a thunderous right hand from Wilder and the 40-year-old was unable to beat the count.
Although, Wilder says he was confident he was never in danger of losing the title he has held for nearly five years.
"I tell people all the time my intellect is very high in the ring so I know exactly what I'm doing," He told Sky Sports.
Tyson Fury targeting winner of Andy Ruiz Jr and Anthony Joshua rematch
Tyson Fury has revealed he will aim to fight the winner of the rematch between Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr should Deontay Wilder become unavailable for their second bout on February 22. The undefeated American faces Luis Ortiz on November 23 and Fury, knowing there are no guarantees when it comes to heavyweight boxing, is prepared to look elsewhere should Ortiz beat Wilder and activate a rematch clause. READ MORE: Tyson Fury opens up aboutThe undefeated American faces Luis Ortiz on November 23 and Fury, knowing there are no guarantees when it comes to heavyweight boxing, is prepared to look elsewhere should Ortiz beat Wilder and activate a rematch clause.
Deontay Wilder knocked out Luis Ortiz to set up a blockbuster 2020 in heavyweight boxing. Wilder insists Tyson Fury 'is next' with the pair set for a ' Fury is next,' said Wilder . 'Then I want a unification fight with whoever wins, Anthony Joshua or Andy Ruiz Jr. 'We're ready for Fury and hopefully he's
Deontay Wilder drops Luis Ortiz with fierce knockout punch - pictures. Deontay Wilder sends Tyson Fury , Anthony Joshua, Andy Ruiz message. Deontay Wilder KO'd Luis Ortiz in the seventh round of their rematch (Image: GETTY). Ben Davison is adamant Tyson Fury is the real WBC heavyweight
"I had to calculate Ortiz perfectly, he's very dangerous in that ring as you can see, that's why no other heavyweight wanted to give him the opportunity. He's very smart.
"Once I got him I set him up and that was the shot. I always say these guys have to be perfect for 12 rounds, I only have to be perfect for two seconds and each and every time I've proved that.
"Tyson Fury is definitely next and then after that I want a unification bout with whoever wins between (Anthony) Joshua and (Andy) Ruiz Jr.
Wilder on Ortiz rematch: 'Don't blink!'
Deontay Wilder has warned Luis Ortiz ahead of his WBC heavyweight title defence on Sunday morning, telling the Cuban the fight "will not go the distance".Wilder has granted Ortiz a second shot at his WBC belt at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, having already beaten him in a thrilling fight in March 2018.
Deontay Wilder knocked out Luis Ortiz in the seventh round (Image: GETTY). Speaking after his win over Ortiz , Wilder in fact suggested it could work in his favour. The 34-year-old stated he will take a month off before returning to training camp in January. And Wilder believes that will mean he remains
DEONTAY WILDER set-up a rematch with Tyson Fury after delivering another explosive knockout for his highlight reel against Luis Ortiz . Deontay Wilder 's brother Marsellos brutally KOed hours before Luis Ortiz rematch. KNOCKOUT SHOW. Deontay Wilder vs Luis Ortiz undercard: Who else is on
"Right now we're ready for Tyson Fury. Hopefully he's ready for me, I know his trainer's here so I hope he got some notes down. I'm ready to go at any give time and any given moment and February is looking like our time."
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Tyson Fury has his Deontay Wilder rematch - but four years since toppling Wladimir Klitschko, he is still waiting to be king .
The Gypsy King and the Bronze Bomber are slated to get back in the ring together on 22 FebruaryOn 28 November 2015, he ended Wladimir Klitschko's reign as world champion that nearly a decade with a virtuoso performance in Germany, the Ukrainian's preferred venue, earning the decision of all three judges. The cards were close but clear. Klitschko could have no complaints. The better man had won.