Deontay Wilder sat down with Redskins Nation host Larry Michael to discuss how he's recovering from recent injuries and the latest in the sport's
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The Redskins wrapped up their abbreviated week of practice Friday with a motivational talk from WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder. Players gathered around the 6-foot-7 Wilder at the conclusion of their nearly two-hour session at Redskins Park to hear his message about the confidence and toughness that champions bring to the field of play. “The […]
Deontay Wilder defeated Chris Arreola handily on Saturday night in Birmingham, Ala. after Arreola’s corner stopped the fight following the eighth round. It wasn’t Wilder’s relatively early victory and domination that was quite as impressive as the circumstances surrounding his win. Wilder and his team said after the fight that the boxer beat Arreola despite having a broken...
In a scene that was more WWE than WBC, Tyson Fury stormed into the ring and demanded a fight with Deontay Wilder after the heavyweight beat Artur Szpilka with a stunning knockout at Barclays Center Saturday night. Fury, who beat Wladimir Klitschko in November, was in Brooklyn to watch WBC champion Wilder beat the Polish fighter — who was still sprawled out on the canvas — when...
Deontay Wilder had his hands full briefly Saturday night on Showtime before those hands eventually found their target on Artur Szpilka’s noggin, ending in a spectacular one-shot knockout. The physically gifted heavyweight finally faced someone with a pulse after a series of no-hopers following his breakthrough early-2015 win over Bermane Stiverne, a win that hinted at a legitimate...
In Deontay Wilder’s mind, he was probably the best waiter at that IHOP restaurant in Tuscaloosa. He was developing his social skills, trying to turn people’s smiles into bigger tips, and he was flashy, taking the food and drink orders of customers without writing a word of it on a pad. Wilder could just remember the order. He had started as a busboy, the one who collects the...
The heavyweight division is starting to get more interesting after years of domination by the Klitschko brothers and little in the way of worthy challengers. Tyson Fury ended Wladimir Klitschko's decade run as champion in November with an upset win that breathed some new life in the division. There are also a number of upcoming young heavyweights who may one day make their marks...
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A big week of heavyweight boxing need a heavyweight mullet. And nobody in boxing has a more heavyweight mullet than Australian heavyweight Mark de Mori (pictured), who’s taking on David Haye on Saturday. In other news: Welcome to 2016! Boxing is back on TV and that’s reason enough to celebrate. I hope you’re feeling nice and relaxed after the holidays, and even if you’re...
Mark Kriegel meets in New York with undefeated WBC heavyweight titlist Deontay Wilder, as the American champ looks to continue his path to history by putting his imprint on the division one step at a time. You can watch Kriegel’s interview with Wilder here, courtesy of Showtime, while also checking out Showtime’s Wilder vs. Szpilka video preview and promo. “I’m just a different...
Eric Molina on Saturday became the second boxer to last past four rounds against Deontay Wilder. He barely survived to make it to that point, and he was knocked down four times in the process as Wilder defeated him when the referee called an end to the bout in the ninth round. Wilder knocked Molina...Read More
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