Las Vegas: The Eyes of the boxing world will be heading to the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday night for a rematch in the Heavyweight Division as Deontay Wilder Defends His WBC Heavyweight Title against Luis Ortiz. There is a lot on the line in this fight especially for Wilder as if he wins, he will now focus on the rematch with Tyson Fury in February 2020.
The first time that they fought was March 2018 at the Barclays Center, the entire fight below
In that fight, Ortiz was landing big shots that would rock Wilder and then Wilder would come back and drop Ortiz to win by TKO in Round 10.
Wilder comes into the fight with a record of (41-0-1, 40 KOs), and the last time we saw Wilder in the ring was in May 2019 when he knocked out Dominic Breazeale while Ortiz enters the rematch with Wilder with (31-1, 26 KOs) and in his last fight, he took down Christian Hammer back in March 2019.
The fight will be live on FOX Sports Pay Per View at 9PM with Brian Kenny, Lennox Lewis and Joe Goossen with reporter Heidi Androl.
The studio show will be Kate Abdo, Ray Mancini, and Shawn Porter.
Fight card with weights:
To talk about this fight, use hashtag #WilderOrtiz2