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Wilder Warns: Klitschko Will Have To Face Me To Unify!

By Edward Chaykovsky

Heavyweight banger Deontay Wilder (31-0, 31KOs) has warned that WBO/IBO/WBA/IBF champion Wladimir Klitschko will have to face him in order to unify the entire division. Wilder is the mandatory challenger to WBC champion Bermane Stiverne. Wladimir wants that WBC title, which his older brother Vitali Klitschko vacated earlier this year.

Reportedly there are ongoing discussions for Wilder to face Stiverne in the fall. If Wilder captures the title, which he predicts he will do in a single round, he's ready to unify against Klitschko.

"When I think about things, it’s not all about money for me. I want my name on that belt as well too. I want that glory, I want to say I was the WBC champ and all the heavyweights have had their name on it. All the heavyweights that were somebody had that belt and I wanna say one day that my name is on there too. That is something that no matter what, win, lose or draw, nobody can ever take that away from you," Wilder told On The Ropes Boxing Radio.

"I think I’m fighting for that, there’s no going through me. It’s a final, Deontay Wilder will be fighting for that belt. A date, we don’t know yet, it’s coming soon, still working on it. If Klitschko wants the belt, he’s gonna have to go through me to unify it. I think people wanna see more of a Deontay Wilder vs. Klitschko than a Stiverne vs. Klitschko."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Scott.Weiland. on 06-08-2014

[QUOTE=Boxing Goat;14636313]I think that Chisora would still beat any version of Scott seeing as how the actual fight between them went down. That makes the win still not better than any of Fury's wins. Wilder is untested to say the…

Comment by jknightx on 06-07-2014

you may want to check out his ametuer fight where he gets handle by a little guy. It is on youtube . Just type in "Wilder gets knocked in ametuer fight"

Comment by beez721 on 06-07-2014

[QUOTE=kafkod;14636400]All true, and Scott was also coming off a KO defeat to Chisora when he fought Wilder, So no question at all about which was the better win.[/QUOTE] I think even Cunningham was a better win than scott. I just…

Comment by kafkod on 06-07-2014

[QUOTE=Boxing Goat;14635446]So, Malik Scott (ranked like 30th in the world at best) was a better win than Chisora who was ranked top ten when Fury beat him? I don't agree with that one.[/QUOTE] All true, and Scott was also coming…

Comment by Boxing Goat on 06-07-2014

[QUOTE=Red Cyclone;14636168]If that was Butterbean throwing the shot chances are Wilder would of remained on the canvas lol, not that im rating Eric Esch as a good fighter he's a exhibition 4rd freak show at best.[/QUOTE] Yes, but ole Butterbean…

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