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Video interview with Tyson Fury: Talks fighting Deontay Wilder & Wladimir Klitschko

Check out this video interview with Tyson Fury conducted by Steve Bunch for BoxNation. In the interview, Fury discusses his upcoming clash against Christian Hammer, but more of his energy and focus is clearly on two potential future opponents -- Wladimir Klitschko and Deontay Wilder. He says he was impressed with Wilder's performance, and that well, Wilder kind of stole the strategy...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyson Fury: Won’t overlook Hammer, vows to end Wilder’s moment of glory

Heavyweight Christian Hammer has promised to cause a huge upset and derail Tyson Fury from his dream world title fight against Wladimir Klitschko. The hard-hitting challenger takes on Fury at London’s O2 arena on Saturday February 28th with the Manchester star risking his unbeaten record and his WBO mandatory spot to Klitschko. Fury and Hammer came face-to-face for the first time...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Boxing meme: Heavyweight champion vs. heavyweight titleholder, there’s a difference

There's been a lot of talk of the new Heavyweight Champion. In this boxing meme, you see the difference between a Heavyweight Champion, and a Heavyweight titleholder. If you listen to the promoters and the announcers, then Deontay Wilder is the new Heavyweight Champion of the World. But that's not correct. Wladimir Klitschko is the Heavyweight Champion. He's the only one. Deontay...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Bermane Stiverne released from hospital: Says severe dehydration could have killed him

Two nights after being hospitalized following his loss to Deontay Wilder, Bermane Stiverne, his promoter, Don King, and his trainer, Don House, hosted a press conference at the MGM Grand. PROMOTER DON KING “We called this press conference because the Bermane we saw on Saturday night was not the Bermane we all know. Deontay Wilder did a very good job; this is not a press conference...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Is a Wladimir Klitschko vs. Deontay Wilder fight likely for 2015?

Deontay "The Bronze Bomber" Wilder scored an important win this weekend in defeating Bermane Stiverne, yet in this instance the manner of his victory matters far, far more than either the win, Wilder keeping his "0" or his claiming the rather meaningless WBC strap. In a paradox, Wilder's win on points did more for his reputation than a knockout win ever could have. Wilder Answers...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
6 days ago  |  Discuss

The Boxing TV Schedule, Featuring Brandon Rios And Mike Alvarado

We’ve just come off an action packed week of boxing. Perhaps too action packed, judging by the photo of Deontay Wilder and Bermane Stiverne above (via @jungrojo). This week might throw up some competition, though, with proven action star Mike Alvarado and Brandon Rios set to do battle in the Mile High City. For that and more (well, one other fight) read on! Mike Alvarado Vs....
Via Bloguin Best
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Deontay Wilder paves the way for the American heavyweight resurgence

Deontay Wilder is the heavyweight of the hour. He's turned the heavyweight crown to the USA. Now when can we see a fight vs Wladimir Klitschko? The post Deontay Wilder Puts On For America, Paves The Way For Heavyweight Resurgence appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Grateful Nation Thanks Deontay Wilder For Ending American Decline

President Barack Obama today confirmed what many suspected: Deontay Wilder’s win over Bermane Stiverne for a meaningless heavyweight title on Saturday has ended the era of American decline. “I can finally look Vladimir Putin and Xi Jinping in the eye now that the best heavyweight in the world, excluding Wladimir Klitschko, Tyson Fury and Alexander Povetkin, is American,” said...
Via Bloguin Best
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Deontay Wilder Proves He’s The Next Big Thing

Photo credit: Esther Lin/Showtime & HoganPhotos/Golden Boy Promotions On the birthday of the greatest American heavyweight boxer of all time, Muhammad Ali, Deontay Wilder made it clear he’s got next. Last night Wilder convincingly defeated Bermane Stiverne, his toughest opponent to date. With his charismatic personality and spectacular knockout wins, Wilder is beginning the...
Via BadCulture
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Results, photos & video highlights: Deontay Wilder defeats Bermane Stiverne

America finally has a heavyweight titleholder as Alabama's Deontay Wilder dethroned Bermane Stiverne via unanimous decision (118-109, 119-108, 120-107) Saturday on SHOWTIME® from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Stiverne vs. Wilder Fight Night Photos Stiverne vs. Wilder Video Highlights Full Stiverne vs. Wilder Results Wilder (33-0, 32 KOs),...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Add 'Deontay Wilder winning title' to his mom's list of 'causes of church faint'

Deontay Wilder won the title last night and...his mom church fainted. [BSO]Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
Via Bob's Blitz
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Bermane Stiverne used a double leg takedown to avoid getting KO'd by Deontay Wilder

Bermane Stiverne used a double leg takedown to avoid getting KO'd by Deontay Wilder. Because even in boxing...everything returns to MMA.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
Via Bob's Blitz
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Deontay Wilder’s mom collapses in joy after he wins fight (Video)

Deontay Wilder destroyed Bermane Stiverne on Saturday night in Las Vegas to become the first American heavyweight champion since 2006. Wilder, now 33-0 with 32 knockouts, won by unanimous decision and barely dropped any rounds to Stiverne, who was holding the WBC title belt. His mother Deborah was so ecstatic about her son’s win that...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

USA! Deontay Wilder Defeats Stiverne To Become Champion

LAS VEGAS, NV- Photos courtesy Associated Press In what was more like a marathon than a sprint, a new heavyweight champion from the United States was crowned. Before a raucous crowd at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Deontay Wilder defeated Bermane Stiverne by unanimous decision to become the new WBC heavyweight champion of the world. The first American born heavyweight...
Via BadCulture
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Wilder wins WBC heavyweight title over Stiverne in unanimous decision

Deontay Wilder became the first American to win a piece of the heavyweight title in nearly a decade Saturday night, staggering Bermane Stiverne early on his way to a 12-round unanimous decision that kept him unbeaten in 33 fights. Going deep into a fight for the first time in his career, Wilder controlled the fight with a big left jab, often followed by right hands up the middle...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Bermane Stiverne vs. Deontay Wilder: ‘Bronze Bomber’ handles ‘B. Ware’ winning WBC heavyweight title via UD

With the lead up to the fight focusing on possible knockout situations, the Bermane Stiverne-Deontay Wilder bout had its huge shots, but the fight went the full 12 Rounds, with the ‘Bronze Bomber’ winning via unanimous decision. Wilder drew scores of 118-109, 119-108 and 120-107, scores that no one at ringside or at home could argue with. There were several times in the bout...
Via Fight Hub TV
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Wilder wins piece of heavyweight title over Stiverne

LAS VEGAS (AP) No one doubted Deontay Wilder could punch, not after knocking out his first 32 opponents as a pro. Saturday night he showed he could box a little bit, too. And the payoff was huge. Wilder became the first American to win a piece of the heavyweight title in nearly a decade, staggering Bermane Stiverne early on his way to a 12-round unanimous decision that kept him...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Stiverne Vs Wilder Results: Deontay Outpaces Bermane For Decision Win

Deontay Wilder defeated Bermane Stiverne Saturday on Showtime by decision; what was surprising about that was not that Wilder won, but that anyone won “by decision,” given the power both men brought to bear. Wilder is a physically talented heavyweight, one who had questions about whether he could take a shot or deal with anyone who could take his punches for more than a few rounds...
Via Bloguin Best
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Deontay Wilder Becomes First American Heavyweight Champ Since 2006 By Destroying Bermane Stiverne

If this was a Rocky movie this would be the moment where Bermane Stiverne would start throwing some haymakers at Deontay Wilder who would now be tired after kicking his behind for the last seven rounds--but this is not a Rocky movie. No, instead it is one man beating another senseless.How Stiverne managed to go another five rounds after the clip below is a mystery to me, but he...
Via FatManWriting
8 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Bermane Stiverne Goes for the Take-down After Getting Pummeled by Deontay Wilder

Whenever I watch a boxing match I can't help but wonder how some of these guys stay standing when they are getting pummeled by an opponent. With blow after blow raining down on them--it hurts my head just to watch sometimes.Now most guys will either back off or go for the hug to get it to stop, but it appears that Bermane Stiverne had a different move in mind against Deontay Wilder. Read more »
Via FatManWriting
8 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Deontay Wilder Wearing a Mardi Gras Mask on the Way to the Ring?

If he was on his way to a masquerade ball during Mardi Gras I would say 'cool.' However, he's on the way to the ring to fight another monstrous dude.So in that case I'd have to say it looks pretty foolish.@FanSidedGIF/TwitterRead more »
Via FatManWriting
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Stiverne Vs Wilder Results: Amir Imam Stops Fidel Maldonado, Jr. In War

Who knew the potential fight of the night on Showtime Saturday might come from Amir Imam-Fidel Maldonado, Jr.? Most have high expectations for the main event, Bermane Stiverne vs. Deontay Wilder, but an unproven junior welterweight prospect had a rollicking up-and-down affair, with Imam stopping Maldanado. Maldanado surpassed Imam with timing in the 1st, then things started to get...
Via Bloguin Best
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Bermane Stiverne vs Deontay Wilder Preview

Las Vegas NV. Heavyweight Boxing will take center stage on Saturday January 17 inside the MGM Grand in Las Vegas as the Heavyweight championship will be up for grabs as Bermane Stiverne will defend his championship against the undefeated number 1 contender Deontay Wilder. The name of this fight is called “Return to Glory” as […]
Via Philly Sports Live
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Bermane Stiverne vs. Deontay Wilder: Fight time, tale of the tape, betting odds, fighter purses and more

Bermane “B. Ware”  Stiverne (24-1-1, 21 KOs) will make the first defense of his WBC heavyweight title against the largely untested knockout artist Deontay “Bronze Bomber”  Wilder (32-0, 32 KOs), Saturday, Jan. 17 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. The two fighters had a heated press conference Thursday, as both Stiverne and Wilder insulted each other and made it clear...
Via Fight Hub TV
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Bermane Stiverne vs. Deontay Wilder weigh-in results

The weigh-ins were held today for Saturday night's Bermane Stiverne vs. Deontay Wilder heavyweight clash. Right here, you can find the full Stiverne vs. Wilder weigh-in results, with the official weights for the full card, along with photos of the fighters on the scales. Take a look. Stiverne vs. Wilder Weigh-in Photos A lot of fans were very intrigued to see the weigh...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
9 days ago  |  Discuss
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