Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Wilder: Even I Feel The Fear, Because I Know What I Possess

WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder believes he is feared by opponents as he looks ahead to a fight with Tyson Fury.

Wilder, 32, is 40-0 in his professional career and 39 of those victories have come by knockout.

The American's next test comes against Fury (27-0) in Los Angeles on December 1.

deontay-wilder_1

Wilder, who will defend his title for the eighth time after first winning it in January 2015, said he knew his opponents were scared.

"I'm the most dangerous man in the division. So when these guys face me there is an element of fear," he told The Independent.

"Even I feel the effect of the fear because I know what I possess. I know what my mindset is when I transform into the 'Bronze Bomber'. It is nothing pleasant, trust me. It is nothing nice.

"I don't mean no good for the opponent when I'm getting in that ring. It's a crazy feeling how I feel when I look a man in the eyes and tell him what is real.

"Because I mean what I say and I say what I mean. I think people are starting to understand me. This is boxing and anything goes in boxing."

Wilder was expected to face WBA, IBF, IBO and WBO champion Anthony Joshua, but the duo are yet to agree to a bout.

"It has been a long time since the heavyweight division has had two giants like this, two champions at the top of their game, at the top of their division wanting to fight one another and making it happen," said Wilder promoter Lou DiBella.

"It is not rocket science making the fight and the young man to my left here (Shelly Finkel) spent a lot of time working on another fight with a guy from your country who didn't want to fight. There was an opportunity when this man got back, cleared himself up and got into the shape he's in, Shelly and Frank made this fight very quickly."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by LoadedWraps on 10-12-2018

[QUOTE=vitali1999;19175862]I'm also leaning toward Fury to win also but wilder does have a chance. I could care less who wins. I just think Fury might pull it out[/QUOTE] Fury is going to bully him to a stoppage and the crowd…

Comment by IMDAZED on 10-08-2018

[QUOTE=vitali1999;19176134]My deflecting knows no boundies[/QUOTE] True indeed

Comment by vitali1999 on 10-08-2018

[QUOTE=IMDAZED;19175952]You give enough to keep responding with some defensive, irrelevant bullsh^t.[/QUOTE] You're hypocrisy knows no boundies

Comment by hugh grant on 10-08-2018

Wildebeest diesnt throw the right hand much. So when you aren't expecting it he lee shes it out of blue like a preying Mantis catching you unawares.

Comment by IMDAZED on 10-08-2018

[QUOTE=vitali1999;19175859]I could give 5 ****s about your post. Joshua is the most dangerous man in boxing.[/QUOTE] You give enough to keep responding with some defensive, irrelevant bullsh^t.

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (43)
Top Headlines News: Raeese Aleem, Abraham Nova, Peres-Daniels Rematch Gilberto Ramirez Retains, Majority Nod Over Jesse Hart Gilberto Ramirez vs. Jesse Hart II - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Gervonta Davis vs. Abner Mares Heads To San Diego, Feb. 9 Fielding: Canelo is a Big Challenge - But One I Look Forward To Gilberto Ramirez vs. Jesse Hart - LIVE Results From Texas Hearn: If Wilder Doesn't Want Joshua - Nothing We Can Do Samuel Clarkson vs. Ryad Merhy in Charleroi, Belgium David Benavidez Back in Action on Spence vs. Garcia Card De La Hoya: I Built Golden Boy, White Had Fertittas To Build UFC Canelo: I'll Return To 160, But We Can Do Fights Between 160-168 Photos: Katie Taylor, Eva Wahlstrom - On Point For Showdown Photos: Tevin Farmer, Francisco Fonseca - Ready For Title Clash Photos: Canelo, Rocky Fielding - Ready For Battle at MSG Canelo-Fielding Weigh-In Results From Madison Square Garden Bradley Skeete Will Now Headline ESPN+ Card From Brentwood Dehydrated Lemieux Hospitalized, Won't Fight Tureano Johnson Brett Yormark Leads New Advisory Board For Haymon Sports Photos: Manny Pacquiao Raising His Intensity Level in Camp News: Jason Welborn, Zachary Ochoa, Bowen-Clark, Yarde, More De La Hoya: This Fight Can Be Very Dangerous For Canelo Mauricio Herrera Aims To "Mentally" Break Sadam Ali Deontay Wilder: I've Had Seven Surgeries on My Arm Charlo: Sooner or Later, Canelo & GGG Have To Answer To Me! Canelo vs. Fielding Nearly Got Derailed By Passport Mix-Up Genesis Servania Would Love Another Crack at Oscar Valdez UK News: Sunny Edwards, Foley vs. Brown, Joseph Roswell Khan Smiles: I Would Have Stopped Kell Brook in Six Rounds One Fight In, Is Canelo's Contract Already Problem For DAZN? Luther Clay Looking to Step Up in Competition in 2019 Vincent Feigenbutz Out of WBO Eliminator For Ramirez Shot? De La Hoya: I Strongly Believe Canelo Will KO Golovkin in Trilogy Video: Hearn Talks Canelo-Jacobs, Joshua, Wilder, Fury, More Video: Canelo Alvarez Sits Down To Discuss Rocky Fielding Clash Photos: Joseph Parker, Alexander Flores Ready For Battle Charlo, Harrison Support Communities Before Title Clash De La Hoya To White: Let's Get in The Ring on Cinco De Mayo! De La Hoya Concerned With Size Difference in Canelo-Fielding Joshua Throws Water at Tyson Fury's Lineal Champion Claim Photos: Gilberto Ramirez, Jesse Hart - Ready For War in Texas
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement