Wilder-Ortiz official for March 3; network to be announced soon

Another blockbuster boxing event will come to Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING®, as unbeaten heavyweight world champion Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder defends his title against unbeaten contender Luis “The Real King Kong” Ortiz on Saturday, March 3 in an event presented by Premier Boxing Champions. Continue reading Wilder-Ortiz official for March 3; network to be announced soon

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Luis Ortiz to Wilder: ‘Anthony Joshua doesn’t want to fight either of us, let’s give the world this fight'(Photos from Ortiz’s win)

Heavyweight contender Luis “King Kong” Ortiz (28-0, 24 KOs) deliver a second round knockout of Daniel Martz (16-6-1, 13 KOs) and swiftly call out heavyweight world champion Deontay Wilder, who had joined the FS1 broadcast ringside. The towering heavyweights exchanged words in the ring Continue reading Luis Ortiz to Wilder: ‘Anthony Joshua doesn’t want to fight either of us, let’s give the world this fight'(Photos from Ortiz’s win)

Heavyweight Luis Ortiz returns on 12/8

MIAMI (December 4, 2017) – Top-rated heavyweight title contender Luis “King Kong” Ortiz will take on Daniel “The Mountain” Martz in an added 10-round featured bout on a special Friday night edition of Premier Boxing Champions TOE-TO-TOE TUESDAYS on FS1 and BOXEO DE CAMPEONES on FOX Deportes at Hialeah Continue reading Heavyweight Luis Ortiz returns on 12/8

WBA: ‘Luis Ortiz failed most recent anti-doping test’

According to the WBA, Cuban Luis Ortiz failed his most recent anti-doping test and tested positive for chlorothiazide and hydrochlorothiazide, after the results of his urine tests were known. The Heavyweight fighter provided voluntary anti-doping samples, and sample “A” tested Continue reading WBA: ‘Luis Ortiz failed most recent anti-doping test’

Luis Ortiz on Wilder: ‘He’s nervous and keeps forgetting the date of the fight’

WBC Heavyweight World Champion Deontay Wilder and Luis Ortiz  will battle on November 4 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Today, a press conference was held in Manhattan to announce the fight. Because of inclement weather near his home in Miami, Ortiz was unable Continue reading Luis Ortiz on Wilder: ‘He’s nervous and keeps forgetting the date of the fight’

Deontay Wilder: ‘Any heavyweight that gets in my way is getting knocked out’

BROOKLYN (Sept. 20, 2017) – Undefeated WBC Heavyweight World Champion Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder will make his sixth title defense when he meets hard-hitting Cuban southpaw Luis “The Real King Kong” Ortiz on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING, in an event presented by Premier Boxing Championson Saturday, Nov. 4 live Continue reading Deontay Wilder: ‘Any heavyweight that gets in my way is getting knocked out’