Deontay Wilder is the heavyweight of the hour. He's turned the heavyweight crown to the USA. Now when can we see a fight vs Wladimir Klitschko?
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America finally has a heavyweight titleholder as Alabama's Deontay Wilder dethroned Bermane Stiverne via unanimous decision (118-109, 119-108, 120-107) Saturday on SHOWTIME® from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
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Wilder (33-0, 32 KOs),...
Bermane Stiverne used a double leg takedown to avoid getting KO'd by Deontay Wilder. Because even in boxing...everything returns to MMA.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
Deontay Wilder defeated Bermane Stiverne Saturday on Showtime by decision; what was surprising about that was not that Wilder won, but that anyone won “by decision,” given the power both men brought to bear.
Wilder is a physically talented heavyweight, one who had questions about whether he could take a shot or deal with anyone who could take his punches for more than a few rounds...
Whenever I watch a boxing match I can't help but wonder how some of these guys stay standing when they are getting pummeled by an opponent. With blow after blow raining down on them--it hurts my head just to watch sometimes.Now most guys will either back off or go for the hug to get it to stop, but it appears that Bermane Stiverne had a different move in mind against Deontay Wilder. Read more »
Who knew the potential fight of the night on Showtime Saturday might come from Amir Imam-Fidel Maldonado, Jr.? Most have high expectations for the main event, Bermane Stiverne vs. Deontay Wilder, but an unproven junior welterweight prospect had a rollicking up-and-down affair, with Imam stopping Maldanado.
Maldanado surpassed Imam with timing in the 1st, then things started to get...
The weigh-ins were held today for Saturday night's Bermane Stiverne vs. Deontay Wilder heavyweight clash. Right here, you can find the full Stiverne vs. Wilder weigh-in results, with the official weights for the full card, along with photos of the fighters on the scales. Take a look.
Stiverne vs. Wilder Weigh-in Photos
A lot of fans were very intrigued to see the weigh...
There is no love lost between Bermane “B. Ware” Stiverne and Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder, who didn’t mince words while participating in often tense, trash-talking-filled volatile final press conference Thursday for the fight card taking place this Saturday, Jan. 17 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The hard-hitting Stiverne (24-1-1, 21 KOs), of Las Vegas...
Today, Bermane Stiverne is a role model in his native Haiti, as well as in his second home, Quebec, where he trained for many years as an amateur and professional, in addition to fighting in Montreal twice as a pro.
Stiverne makes the first defense of his WBC heavyweight title, which he captured last May with a sixth-round technical knockout of dangerous Chris Arreola (35-4), this...
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Showtime's All Access gets us pumped to watch Bermane Stivere vs Deontay Wilder, the first significant & hopefully exciting heavyweight fight in a long time.
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