Deontay Wilder To Defend Title On May 18 In Brooklyn


WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder introduced at the moment that he shall be defending his title towards obligatory challenger Dominic Breazeale on May 18th at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.

The struggle is not going to air on PPV, and can as an alternative happen on Showtime Championship Boxing.


According to ESPN, Wilder and his workforce have been just lately offered with a number of provides from sports activities streaming service DAZN, together with a nine-figure multi-fight provide. ESPN’s Dan Rafael experiences that one provide was for 3 fights price $100 million, together with a $20 million purse to struggle Breazeale and $40 million to struggle Anthony Joshua.

However, Wilder has turned down each provides from DAZN, which suggests the extremely anticipated struggle towards Joshua, in addition to the rematch towards Tyson Fury, is not going to be occurring.

According to MMAMania, if Wilder efficiently defends his title towards Breazeale in May, it is possible he’ll face off towards former world heavyweight champion, Wladimir Klitschko, who hasn’t stepped within the ring since he misplaced to Anthony Joshua in late 2017.