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Deontay Wilder hoping title defense vs Molina first of many

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) Deontay Wilder isn't shy when it comes to his ambitions, or anything else for that matter. The gregarious WBC heavyweight champion makes his first title defense Saturday night against Eric Molina at Bartow Arena on the UAB campus, within an hour of his hometown. Wilder vows it will be far from his last, saying he's ''worked too hard to get where I am, to just...
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Deontay Wilder vs. Eric Molina Weigh-In, 2 p.m. ET

BIRMINGHAM, AL — At 2PM ET watch Deontay Wilder and Eric Molina hit the scales LIVE right here ahead of their Saturday night heavyweight title fight. This will be Wilder’s first defense of the WBC title since defeating Bermane Stiverne in January. The overwhelming favorite in the bout, Wilder looks to pull out a spectacular win in front of his hometown crowd while mandatory...
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Your Weekend in Combat Sports

  As always, live fights are in BOLD. Live/premiere programming is in ITALICS. MMA programming is in ORANGE. Boxing programming is in RED. Kickboxing/Karate/Muay Thai programming is in BLUE. Wrestling/Grappling/Jiu Jitsu programming is in PURPLE. Movies are in AQUA. Misc./Multiple-sport programming is in GREEN.   Friday June 12 12:00am: The Ultimate Fighter (Fox Sports 2)12:00am...
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Julian Williams returns this weekend on Deontay Wilder undercard

This Saturday, June 13 one of the hottest young contenders in boxing returns, as undefeated Jr. Middleweight, Julian “J-Rock” Williams (19-0-1, 11 KO’s) will take on Armen Ovespyan (14-4, 11 KO’s) in a 10-round bout. The bout will take place in Birmingham, Alabama and be part of the Deontay Wilder – Eric Molina WBC Heavyweight title card that will be televised on Showtime...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
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Video & conference call quotes: Deontay Wilder says he’s going to hurt Eric Molina

Deontay Wilder is confident heading into his clash with Eric Molina. He should be, too, considering how they’re gonna stack up with one another. Find a video of Wilder pumping himself up and talking some trash, along with the full collection of pre-fight conference call quotes from both fighters. Eric Molina Hello, guys. Just like Lou just said, that was a good introduction of...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Deontay Wilder All Access video preview; plus workout photos & quotes from Wilder & Jose Pedraza

Unbeaten Heavyweight Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder, Eric “Drummer Boy” Molina and unbeaten junior lightweight Jose “The Sniper” Pedraza participated in media workouts last week for their fights Saturday, June 13, on Showtime at 9pm at Bartow Arena in Birmingham, Ala. Find all the photos and quotes here. Plus, at the top of the page, you’ll find a video...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Deontay Wilder Media Workout

BIRMINGHAM, AL — With roughly two weeks remaining until his first title defense, WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder invited media to watch him work at Sky Boxing Gym in Northport, Alabama. Photos from today’s media workout courtesy of Appearing in shape, and ready to entertain, the larger than life heavyweight explained to the media although he doesn’t know much...
Via BadCulture
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Video preview: All Access with Deontay Wilder

Deontay Wilder certainly has plenty to say. With his unbeaten ledger intact and a title strap around his waist, his face also appearing in numerous Premier Boxing Champions spots across their many networks, Showtime wants to give him some room to open up, too. That’s why they’re doing an All Access show focused entirely on Deontay Wilder. The show premieres on Wednesday, June...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
15 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Boxer Deontay Wilder pummels internet troll at gym

Vlogger, "Heavyweight boxer Deontay Wilder taught an internet troll a lesson in respect after meeting him for a fight in a Los Angeles gym."Charlie Zelenoff, who subjected Wilder to years of abuse on social media and harassed him with phone calls, challenged the 28-year-old to a bout to settle their differences."The 2008 Olympic bronze medalist accepted Zelenoff's offer and met him...
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May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

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