The boxing rematch between the WBC heavyweight world champion Deontay Wilder vs Luis Ortiz is weeks away and we have all of the updates. A lot has transpired between the first controversial fight which saw Wilder win a close battle against Ortiz. Wilder put his title on the line when he faced Tyson Fury in a big billed matched that ended in draw. The hard-hitting American went on to defeat Dominic Breazeale to stretch his record to 42 wins and a single draw to his name.
On 24 November, Wilder will defend his title at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. The early odds point to a win for the outspoken fighter against a 40 years old Ortiz. Despite the age gap, the first fight proved that the Southpaw fighter packed a punched in the early exchanges. The boxer from Cuba seemingly grew tired as the fight went on, going down twice before being eventually knocked out.
Deontay Wilder vs Luis Ortiz Rematch
Both fighters have dusted themselves up and picked up wins in their previous fights leading up to the rematch. Ortiz has seen his experience prove fruitful in the past, lasting against Wilder until the 10th round. He also has a stellar record, winning all his matches and the fight against Deontay Wilder being the only mark on his loss column.
The last fight for the “The Bronze Bomber” came in May this year when he showcased his power against Dominic Breazeale. A first-round knockout should’ve sent chills down the spin of any boxer that is willing to tango with the champ. The only blemish to Wilder’s illustrious boxing career was the drawn match against Tyson Fury. He was knocked out twice in the match but went the full 12 rounds to maintain his undefeated record. He will put the record on the line against Ortiz before starring in another highly anticipated rematch between Tyson Fury next February.
You can stream the highly anticipated fight between Deontay Wilder vs Luis Ortiz at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on the 24th of November and place a bet.