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Photos: Deontay Wilder, Gerald Washington - Go Face To Face

BIRMINGHAM, AL. - Heavyweight world champion Deontay Wilder and unbeaten Gerald Washington went face-to-face Thursday at the final press conference before their primetime showdown that headlines Premi...Read More

Joshua Pleads With Wilder To Start Fighting Better Opponents

One of the biggest fights to be made is a unification between undefeated heavyweight champions Anthony Joshua (18-0, 18 KOs) and Deontay Wilder (37-0, 36 KOs). Both boxers have upcoming defenses sched...Read More

Washington: I Have A lot That Deontay Wilder Hasn't Seen Before

On Saturday undefeated World Boxing Council heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder will enter the ring before a hometown crowd in Birmingham, Alabama, against undefeated compatriot Gerald Washington to d...Read More

Holyfield Joins PBC Broadcast Team For Wilder-Washington

Los Angeles - FOX Sports announces that four-time world heavyweight champion Evander "The Real Deal" Holyfield and current featherweight world champion Abner Mares join the FOX Sports broadcast team a...Read More

Wilder Aims To Send Message With Statement KO of Washington

This Saturday night may be Deontay Wilder's first fight back in seven months, but the WBC heavyweight champion wants to use it as an opportunity to remind his rivals that he is still a major player in...Read More

Photos: Deontay Wilder, Gerald Washington Open Workouts

BIRMINGHAM, AL. - Heavyweight world champion Deontay Wilder and unbeaten Gerald Washington kicked-off fight week with a media workout in Alabama Wednesday before they headline Premier Boxing Champions...Read More

DiBella: Unlike Wilder-Wawrzyk, 'Nervous' About Wilder-Washington

Lou DiBella wouldn’t worry if Deontay Wilder was preparing to fight Andrzej Wawrzyk on Saturday night. Despite Wawrzyk’s 33-1 record, DiBella is confident Wilder would’ve knocked out the Polish conten...Read More

Wilder: Would've Been 'Stupid' to Face a 'Killer' in This Fight

NEW YORK – Deontay Wilder wants to find out how his surgically repaired right hand and right biceps respond in a real boxing match before facing a top heavyweight. That’s why he picked Poland’s Andrze...Read More

Deontay Wilder, Defense Aside, Has Far Bigger Targets For 2017

Deontay Wilder, Defense Aside, Has Far Bigger Targets For 2017

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - Deontay Wilder has a fight this weekend. Nevertheless, he’s got bigger things on his agenda than 6-foot-6 Gerald Washington. The WBC champion will defend his share of the heavywe...Read More

Showtime's Espinoza on Joshua Gaining U.S. Fans, Wilder Clash

Stephen Espinoza, the head of Showtime Sports, expects the boxing fans in the United States to be fixated on the outcome of the heavyweight showdown between Anthony and Wladimir Klitschko. Joshua vs. ...Read More

Wilder: PED Cheats Must Be Punished More Before it Ruins Boxing

Deontay Wilder won what he believes will be a landmark case for combatting performance-enhancing drugs in boxing. A jury in a Manhattan federal court ruled in Wilder’s favor Monday in his civil case a...Read More

Wilder: Washington Has No Idea What's Coming For Him

NORTHPORT, AL - Undefeated heavyweight world champion Deontay "The Bronze Bomber" Wilder hosted a jam-packed media workout Tuesday at Skyy Gym in Northport, AL as he prepares to defend his title in p...Read More

Wilder Confident of KO: I Would Get Anthony Joshua Out of There!

WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (37-0, 36 KOs) is hoping to fight the other champions in the next twelve months. The top target on his list is IBF world champion Anthony Joshua (18-0, 18 KOs),...Read More

Promoter: Povetkin Will Continue Career, Target Other Titles

As previously reported, a United States jury ruled that heavyweight boxer Alexander Povetkin of Russia had been consuming meldonium after the performance enhancing drug was put on the prohibited list....Read More

DiBella: We Won Wilder's Lawsuit Against Povetkin, Promoter

Deontay Wilder didn’t get the chance to beat Alexander Povetkin in the ring, but he did defeat him in court. Promoter Lou DiBella sent out a Tweet on Monday afternoon that indicated a jury in a Manhat...Read More

Washington: Wilder Will Be 'Shocked, Humbled' February 25th

Deontay Wilder acknowledged again this week that he’ll fight Gerald Washington in two weeks because he doesn’t view Washington as an unusually dangerous opponent. Wilder hasn’t fought since he had sur...Read More

Wilder: Povetkin Trial Hasn't Hurt Preparation for Washington

NEW YORK – Deontay Wilder has spent the past week in Manhattan, attending a civil trial from which he hopes to win $5 million in damages. It’s been a tedious process, an admitted distraction. Wilder i...Read More

Parker's Promoter Leans To Joshua Unification Instead of Wilder

IBF heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua (18-0, 18 KOs) is a more likely target for a heavyweight unification bout for Joseph Parker than WBC kingpin Deontay Wilder, according to the New Zealande...Read More

Wilder: Lara Already Beat Canelo, Golovkin Will Beat Him Too

WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder believes Erislandy Lara (24-2-2, 14 KOs) did more than enough to win his 2014 clash with Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (48-1-1, 34 KOs). ...Read More

DiBella: Pay-Per-View is Dying; Wilder-Joshua Not a PPV Fight

NEW YORK – If Lou DiBella’s vision for a full unification fight in the heavyweight division comes to fruition, Deontay Wilder would fight Anthony Joshua in a battle of unbeatens sometime in 2018. If A...Read More