On November 23 in Las Vegas Deontay Wilder (41-0-1, 40 KOs) will make his next defense of WBC heavyweight belt in a rematch against Luis Ortiz (31-1, 26 KOs). "The Bronze Bomber" knocked out all of its current rivals, except for Tyson Fury. In the video from PBC the American told about his three most impressive KO wins - in the fights against Artur Szpilka, Bermane Stiverne and Dominique Breazeale.
British heavyweight Joe Joyce (8-0, 8 KOs) stopped in the sixth round former world champion Bermane Stiverne (25-4-1, 21 KOs) at the boxing night at the O2 arena in London. The fight took place in the form of an extremely one-sided beating, in which Stiverne served more like a boxing bag than an opponent. At the weigh-in before the fight, Stiverne showed the highest weight in his career, 237 pounds and was clearly not in shape for a 12-round battle.
Live broadcast of the boxing evening from the O2 Arena in London, in the main event of which the long-awaited fight will take place between Chris Eubank Jr. (27-2, 21 KOs) and James DeGale (25-2-1, 15 KOs) for the vacant IBO super middleweight title.
World of Boxing is ready for legal proceedings with American promoter Don King. This was reported by the head of the company Andrei Ryabinsky. On Friday Don King, a member of Boxing Hall of Fame, filed a lawsuit against World of Boxing promotional company and its client, heavyweight Alexander Povetkin, for canceling the fight for the WBC title with Canadian Bermane Stiverne.
Heavyweight titleholder Deontay Wilder’s electrifying, three-knockdown, first-round knockout of former titlist Bermane Stiverne in a rematch Saturday night at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, averaged a strong 824,000 viewers for the live airing on Showtime, according to Nielsen Media Research. The 2 minute, 59 second fight peaked at 887,000.