Deontay Wilder pushed to brink before stopping Luis Ortiz in 10th round

04 March 2018 04:50
WBC heavyweight champ nearly stopped before rallying to winWilder moves to 40-0 with 39 knockouts in toughest bout to dateDeontay Wilder survived a pummeling from Luis Ortiz, then knocked out the challenger in the 10th round Saturday night to retain his WBC heavyweight title.Befitting the undefeated champion from Alabama, it was a wild affair for the final few rounds after a dull series of pawing and gesturing by Wilder gave Ortiz a solid lead. Even after Wilder knocked down Ortiz in the fifth round, the bout remained in the Cuban’s favor. Continue reading. . read full article

Source: TheGuardian