Both fighters have weighted in for this Saturday’s heavyweight clash live on Showtime Boxing. Deontay Wilder came in a bit heavier than his most recent fights, pundits are expecting this fight not to go the distance.
Wilder (40-0-1, 39 KO) weighed in at 223¼, with Breazeale (20-1, 18 KO) at 255¼ for the main event from Brooklyn’s Barclays Center.
Wilder: “I’m athletic, I’m agile, I’m mobile, I’m hostile, I’ve got the heart of a lion,” Wilder said. “I am a king. I’ve purchased a lot of different equipment to enhance my body and to perform, like a Jacuzzi and strength training equipment. I’ve got the top of the line Jacuzzi for therapy, different things like that. My home, in my basement I attempted to put a full gym, a personal gym, a real nice one. And it’s been amazing, 24 hours of training.”
- Pick: Deontay Wilder by KO
- Pick: “No” for fight going the distance
Betting Insider Journal Prediction: Deontay Wilder KO within 6 – 8 Rounds