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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.

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.

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer In what is likely a top contender for fight of the year, the heavyweight world title bout between Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko from this past April, produced fireworks that we haven’t seen in

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 Anthony “Stacks” Saldaña   Early Thursday morning the 41 year old former Heavyweight Champion Wladimir Klitschko announced his retirement from Boxing. The Germany-based fighter announced his retirement on a video posted on his website, with so many people trying to access

  Two-Time Heavyweight Championship Challenger Ready to Make Another Run at the Title https://app.box.com/s/potpgtrkyj90qkbhs922rlvt0rcub2oe/file/187255317561 Photo/Video Credit:  Top Rank                   LAS VEGAS, NEV. (June 23, 2017) —  Top Rank® announced that it has signed two-time world heavyweight championship challenger BRYANT JENNINGS to an exclusive

BERMANE STIVERNE SET FOR BATTLE WITH ALEXANDER POVETKIN, WBC INTERIM HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE CLASH, SATURDAY DECEMBER 17 IN EKATERINBURG, RUSSIA   Las Vegas, NV (November 25, 2016) Former World Boxing Council (‘WBC’) Heavyweight Champion BERMANE STIVERNE (25-2-1, 21 KO’s), will battle #1 ranked

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