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BROOKLYN (October 12, 2017) – Top heavyweight title contender Dominic Breazeale will take on Eric Molina in a 12-round WBC title elimination match on the undercard of the showdown between WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder and Bermane Stiverne live on SHOWTIME on Saturday, Nov. 4.

BROOKLYN — The World Boxing Council (WBC) recently announced that Deontay Wilder will face Bermane Stiverne after Luis Ortiz lost his shot at the world title after failing a drug test within the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association’s (VADA) administered tests.

LONDON — This upcoming December, Tony Bellew and David Haye will face off once again, after Bellew took the victory in their first meeting earlier this year.

By Danny Z| Contributing Writer Follow @DannyZ_Boxing World Boxing Council (WBC) President Mauricio Sulaiman stated through Twitter that Luis Ortiz had failed a recent drug test from September 22,  just after his world title shot against Deontay Wilder was announced.

INGLEWOOD, CALIFORNIA — Matchroom head, Eddie Hearn, recently announced plans to branch into the U.S. market after signing former middleweight champion Daniel Jacobs, and striking a television deal with HBO.

NEW YORK — Deontay Wilder has held his WBC world heavyweight championship since 2015 when he decisioned Bermane Stiverne. Now, this upcoming November 4, he will defend that title against his toughest test to date in hard-hitting Luis Ortiz.

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer NEW YORK — WBC heavyweight world champion Deontay Wilder will officially defend his belt against Luis Ortiz on November 4, from the Barclays Center in Brookyln. Check out the official kickoff for their fight

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer Follow @DannyZ_Boxing Realizing it could be some time before a mega bout with IBF and WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua could be made, WBC world title holder, Deontay Wilder, will reportedly face Luis Ortiz

As the summer Olympics come to a closing in Rio, two boxers on Team USA stay standing. This weekend, Flint, Michigan’s Claressa “TRex” Shields and Newark, New Jersey’s Shakur Stevenson will compete in their own finals bouts to capture gold

By Anthony “Stacks” Saldaña Saturday evening at the Legacy Arena in Birmingham, Alabama The WBC Heavyweight Champion Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder, 36-0, 35 KO’s took on the tough Mexican Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola, 36-4-1, 34 KO’s. Wilder was supposed