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Chris Byrd: Wilder Can't Take Pressure, Almost Lost To Old Man

Former heavyweight champion Chris Byrd is very impressed with the current heavyweight champions, WBC beltholder Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs) and IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO unified king Anthony Joshua (21-0, ...Read More

Luis Ortiz Wants Tyson Fury Showdown Next

Top heavyweight contender Luis Ortiz (28-1) isn't looking for a tune-up after his March loss to WBC champion Deontay Wilder. Ortiz was stopped in 10 rounds by Wilder but nearly finished off the Alabam...Read More

Luis Ortiz Manager: Whyte Never Wanted To Fight Us, Too Risky

During the week, there were widespread inaccurate reports regarding deals being completed for two heavyweight contests - Luis Ortiz vs. Dillian Whyte and Joseph Parker vs. Bryant Jennings. BoxingScene...Read More

Hearn is Not Ruling Out Dillian Whyte vs. Luis Ortiz Eliminator

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom is not ruling out the idea of a WBC eliminator between heavyweights Dillian Whyte and Luis Ortiz. BoxingScene.com recently reported that Epic Sports and Entertainment...Read More

Luis Ortiz Waiting For WBC To Make Ruling on Whyte Fight

He only knows that he is going to fight soon and that he will be involved in a final eliminator, but heavyweight contender Luis "King Kong" Ortiz now faces some uncertainty about his next opponent, be...Read More

Luis Ortiz Coach Expects Wilder Rematch, Feels Joshua Will Delay

Whether Dillian Whyte or any other, the brain machinery of has entered into effervescence. The coach of Luis "King Kong" Ortiz prepares for a summer fight that could open the door to his pupil toward...Read More

Luis Ortiz Trainer: Dillian Whyte is Nothing Special, He Won't Win

German Caicedo, the trainer of heavyweight contender Luis Ortiz (28-1, 24 KOs), is confident his boxer would defeat Dillian Whyte (23-1, 17 KOs) of the UK. Back in March at the Barclays Center in Broo...Read More

Whyte Warns: Luis Ortiz is Old Man - I'd Leave Him in a Bad Way!

British heavyweight Dillian Whyte (23-1, 17 KOs) is still gunning for a world title crack at WBC champion Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs). Whyte is the WBC's number one ranked contender. The sanctioning...Read More

Luis Ortiz Ready To Fight Whyte or Anyone Else For Wilder Shot

WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder had the biggest scare of his professional career back in March, when he was badly hurt in the seventh round of his defense against Luis Ortiz (28-1, 24 KOs), wh...Read More

Whyte Will Fight WBC's Call That Breazeale is Wilder's Mandatory

British heavyweight contender Dillian Whyte is not going to walk away without a fight. He wants what he believes is an earned mandatory shot at the WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder. The World B...Read More

Jarrell Miller: Wilder Hit Luis Ortiz Behind Head, Ref Helped Him!

Heavyweight contender Jarrell Miller was watching very closely last month, when Deonay Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs) retained his WBC heavyweight title with a tenth round stoppage of previously undefeated Cub...Read More

Luis Ortiz Can't Wait To Get His Hands On Dillian Whyte

For Luis Ortiz, a new lifeline has opened up. After his hard-fought defeat from this past March, a new opportunity with a door to a world title shot. As BoxingScene.com reported a few days ago, the Wo...Read More

Dillian Whyte Angry, Says He Feels "Betrayed" By The WBC

Heavyweight contender Dillian Whyte (23-1, 17 KOs) was under the impression that he was going to receive a mandatory world title shot against WBC beltholder Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs). Whyte was sh...Read More

Hearn: How Did WBC Order Whyte-Ortiz, Wilder-Breazeale Next?

Hearn: How Did WBC Order Whyte-Ortiz, Wilder-Breazeale Next?

By Keith Idec - Eddie Hearn couldn’t believe what he was reading. As Dillian Whyte’s promoter perused a WBC quarterly report issued by email Tuesday night, he noticed that the sanctioning organization...Read More

Luis Ortiz vs. Dillian Whyte - WBC Final Eliminator Ordered

BoxingScene.com has been advised that the World Boxing Council has ordered heavyweights Luis Ortiz and Dillian Whyte to take part in a WBC final eliminator. The winner would become the mandatory chall...Read More

Joshua Explains Why Parker is Tougher Fight Than Wilder

ANTHONY JOSHUA reckons beating Joseph Parker will be the hardest part of unifying the heavyweight division. The easy bit will be facing WBC champion Deontay Wilder afterwards. WBA, IBO and IBF king Jo...Read More

Luis Ortiz Coach Talks Loss, Confident Wilder is KO'd in Rematch

Trainer German Caicedo, who works with Cuban heavyweight puncher Luis Ortiz (28-1, 24 KOs), allowed a reasonable amount of time to pass before watching the contest with Deontay Wilder again. On March ...Read More

Parker Warns Joshua: I Look Forward To Handing Out a Whipping!

With only a matter of weeks out from the biggest fight of his career BoxingScene.com caught up with WBO champion Joseph Parker to get his take on how camp has been progressing so far and how he is fee...Read More

Wilder Reacts To Ortiz's Claim That He Was Saved From KO Loss

Earlier this month, fans were treated to a heavyweight war when WBC world champion Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs) knocked out Cuban puncher Luis Ortiz (28-1, 24 KOs) in the tenth round. After four caut...Read More

Parker: Wilder Showed The Heart of a Champion Against Ortiz

BoxingScene.com was on hand at one of WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker's (24-0) recent training sessions in Las Vegas. Parker is putting the final touches on his training camp for his March 31st...Read More