Deontay Wilder

Back pages: Champers City win cup and Spurs must toughen up
Man City manager Pep Guardiola drinks champagne as he celebrates the Carabao Cup win
Daily Briefing

Back pages: Champers City win cup and Spurs must toughen up

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 2 March
2 Mar 2020
Wilder blames costume for loss - how boxing fans reacted
Deontay Wilder wore an elaborate costume ahead of his defeat against Tyson Fury
In Depth

Wilder blames costume for loss - how boxing fans reacted

American intends to exercise the clause for a third fight against Fury
25 Feb 2020
America takes it on the chin as Brits dominate boxing
Tyson Fury knocked down Deontay Wilder in the third round of their WBC title rematch
In Depth

America takes it on the chin as Brits dominate boxing

President Donald Trump, Mike Tyson and the US media react to Tyson Fury’s stunning victory over Deontay Wilder
24 Feb 2020
Gypsy King takes the WBC crown: Fury stops Wilder in Vegas
WBC and lineal heavyweight champion Tyson Fury celebrates his win over Deontay Wilder
In Depth

Gypsy King takes the WBC crown: Fury stops Wilder in Vegas

British fighter produces a sensational display in the huge rematch
23 Feb 2020
Wilder vs. Fury II fight guide: preview and predictions
The first fight between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury ended in a split-decision draw
In Review

Wilder vs. Fury II fight guide: preview and predictions

Anthony Joshua, George Foreman, Lennox Lewis and Mike Tyson have their say on the WBC title bout
21 Feb 2020
Sport shorts: Wilder says Fury has ‘pillows as fists’
Tyson Fury hits Deontay Wilder during the drawn WBC heavyweight title fight in December 2018
Daily Briefing

Sport shorts: Wilder says Fury has ‘pillows as fists’

Ten things from the world of sport on Wednesday 29 January
29 Jan 2020
Sport shorts: Tyson Fury taunts ‘big dosser’ Deontay Wilder
Tyson Fury hits Deontay Wilder during the drawn WBC heavyweight title fight in December 2018
In Brief

Sport shorts: Tyson Fury taunts ‘big dosser’ Deontay Wilder

Ten things from the world of sport on Thursday 19 December
19 Dec 2019

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Ruiz Jr shocks Joshua: reactions after the huge boxing upset
Andy Ruiz Jr shocked the boxing world when he beat Anthony Joshua in New York on 1 June
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Ruiz Jr shocks Joshua: reactions after the huge boxing upset

Mexican claims the belts with seventh-round stoppage in New York
2 Jun 2019
The Decathlon: Joshua denied as Wilder agrees Ortiz rematch
Undefeated American boxer Deontay Wilder is the reigning WBC heavyweight champion
Daily Briefing

The Decathlon: Joshua denied as Wilder agrees Ortiz rematch

Ten things from the world of sport on Wednesday 29 May
29 May 2019
Wilder can’t wait for undisputed title fight against Joshua
Undefeated American boxer Deontay Wilder is the reigning WBC heavyweight champion
In Depth

Wilder can’t wait for undisputed title fight against Joshua

Bronze Bomber will first defend his WBC belt against Dominic Breazeale in May
20 Mar 2019
Deontay Wilder vs. Tyson Fury rematch is off - for now
Tyson Fury hits Deontay Wilder during the drawn WBC heavyweight title fight in December 2018
In Brief

Deontay Wilder vs. Tyson Fury rematch is off - for now

Fury will have ‘exposure fight’ in the US before part two against Wilder
27 Feb 2019
Joshua vs. Wilder: American ‘won’t answer phone’, says Hearn
Undefeated American boxer Deontay Wilder is the reigning WBC heavyweight champion
In Brief

Joshua vs. Wilder: American ‘won’t answer phone’, says Hearn

Bob Arum urges British boxing star Joshua to fight in the United States
22 Jan 2019
Joshua vs. Fury: will we see an all-British super-fight?
Anthony Joshua is the reigning IBF, WBA (Super), IBO and WBO heavyweight boxing champion
In Brief

Joshua vs. Fury: will we see an all-British super-fight?

Eddie Hearn reveals that talks with Deontay Wilder have broken down
15 Jan 2019
Joshua means business: I want to fight Wilder in April
Anthony Joshua is the reigning IBF, WBA (Super), IBO and WBO heavyweight boxing champion
In Brief

Joshua means business: I want to fight Wilder in April

British boxing star says he’s ‘running the game’ in the heavyweight division
14 Dec 2018
Wilder: Joshua is ‘begging’ for unification title fight
Undefeated American boxer Deontay Wilder is the reigning WBC heavyweight champion
In Brief

Wilder: Joshua is ‘begging’ for unification title fight

Promoter Eddie Hearn urges the American to focus on a bout with AJ not Fury
11 Dec 2018
Video: Fury wants Wilder rematch at Old Trafford
British heavyweight boxer Tyson Fury was interviewed on the pitch at Old Trafford
In Brief

Video: Fury wants Wilder rematch at Old Trafford

Man Utd fan Fury was at the Theatre of Dreams for the clash against Arsenal
6 Dec 2018
Wilder vs. Fury II: WBC champion ‘can’t wait’ for rematch
Tyson Fury hits Deontay Wilder during the drawn WBC heavyweight title fight in December 2018
In Depth

Wilder vs. Fury II: WBC champion ‘can’t wait’ for rematch

But the American is also very interested in a fight with Joshua
4 Dec 2018
Wilder vs. Fury ends in controversial split draw - reactions
The WBC title fight between Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder ended in a split draw
In Depth

Wilder vs. Fury ends in controversial split draw - reactions

Wilder retains his WBC belt but many believe Fury should have won the bout despite being knocked down twice
2 Dec 2018
Wilder vs. Fury: fight start time, predictions, TV, odds
Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury go head-to-head in Los Angeles for the WBC belt
In Review

Wilder vs. Fury: fight start time, predictions, TV, odds

The Bronze Bomber faces the Gypsy King in the WBC title bout in LA
30 Nov 2018
Video: ‘chaos’ as Fury and Wilder clash on stage
Deontay Wilder vs. Tyson Fury boxing December
In Depth

Video: ‘chaos’ as Fury and Wilder clash on stage

There were plenty of highlights from the final press conference
29 Nov 2018
Video: Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury clash on stage
Deontay Wilder vs. Tyson Fury boxing 1 December
In Depth

Video: Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury clash on stage

Tensions run high as heavyweight rivals hold their first press conference ahead of the December title fight
1 Oct 2018
Joshua vs. Wilder: 250,000 fans vote to see mega-fight
Anthony Joshua is the reigning IBF, WBA (Super), IBO and WBO heavyweight boxing champion
In Brief

Joshua vs. Wilder: 250,000 fans vote to see mega-fight

AJ’s Twitter poll reveals that Wilder is the top choice for his next opponent ahead of Fury and Whyte
25 Sep 2018
Joshua knocks out Povetkin: how pundits and fans reacted
Anthony Joshua vs. Alexander Povetkin boxing Wembley
In Depth

Joshua knocks out Povetkin: how pundits and fans reacted

British star retains his titles after seventh-round stoppage at Wembley - and targets Deontay Wilder next
23 Sep 2018
‘I am No.1’: Joshua warns heavyweight rivals Fury and Wilder
Anthony Joshua vs. Alexander Povetkin boxing
In Brief

‘I am No.1’: Joshua warns heavyweight rivals Fury and Wilder

Joshua fights Povetkin at Wembley Stadium on 22 September
13 Sep 2018
Fury vs. Wilder: does the Briton stand a chance?
Deontay Wilder vs. Tyson Fury boxing December
In Review

Fury vs. Wilder: does the Briton stand a chance?

The pay-per-view clash adds to a roster of big fights coming up before Christmas
21 Aug 2018
Fury vs Pianeta: when the fight is on and how to watch
Tyson Fury boxing Deontay Wilder
In Review

Fury vs Pianeta: when the fight is on and how to watch

Former heavyweight champ is favourite to beat Pianeta and set up Deontay Wilder bout
17 Aug 2018
Fury vs. Wilder: can the Gypsy King beat the Bronze Bomber?
Tyson Fury boxing Deontay Wilder
In Brief

Fury vs. Wilder: can the Gypsy King beat the Bronze Bomber?

Super-fight between the heavyweights could happen before the end of the year
31 Jul 2018
Anthony Joshua: I would happily fight Tyson Fury in April
Anthony Joshua Tyson Fury boxing
In Brief

Anthony Joshua: I would happily fight Tyson Fury in April

If the Deontay Wilder fight fails to happen, then we could see an all-British bout at Wembley Stadium next year
23 Jul 2018
Joshua to fight Povetkin at Wembley in September
Anthony Joshua beats Joseph Parker boxing Cardiff
In Brief

Joshua to fight Povetkin at Wembley in September

Russian challenger will be British heavyweight's toughest opponent since Klitschko
16 Jul 2018
WBA tells Anthony Joshua to set up Alexander Povetkin bout
Anthony Joshua beats Joseph Parker boxing Cardiff
In Brief

WBA tells Anthony Joshua to set up Alexander Povetkin bout

Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn is left frustrated by Deontay Wilder’s contract delays
26 Jun 2018
Anthony Joshua vs Deontay Wilder: Will it happen?
Anthony Joshua beats Joseph Parker boxing Cardiff
In Brief

Anthony Joshua vs Deontay Wilder: Will it happen?

British heavyweight champion is offered a guaranteed $50m to fight his American rival later this year
26 Apr 2018
Joshua tells rival Fury: stop talking, start fighting
Anthony Joshua Tyson Fury boxing
In Brief

Joshua tells rival Fury: stop talking, start fighting

Former Olympic gold medallist also hopes that an undisputed title fight offer to Deontay Wilder will curb the American’s ‘whining’
10 Apr 2018
Deontay Wilder ‘accepts challenge’ to fight Anthony Joshua
Undefeated American boxer Deontay Wilder is the reigning WBC heavyweight champion
In Brief

Deontay Wilder ‘accepts challenge’ to fight Anthony Joshua

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez withdraws from 5 May rematch against Gennady Golovkin
4 Apr 2018
‘Wilder, let’s go’: Joshua beats Parker then calls out rival
Anthony Joshua beats Joseph Parker boxing Cardiff
In Depth

‘Wilder, let’s go’: Joshua beats Parker then calls out rival

British boxer Anthony Joshua adds the WBO belt to his collection after beating Joseph Parker on points
31 Mar 2018
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