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Wilder Says Ortiz Fight Is “Biggest and Most Important” of His Career


American Heavyweight World Champion Deontay Wilder worked out for the Los Angeles media on Thursday as he prepares to defend his WBC Heavyweight World Championship against undefeated challenger Luis Ortiz, Saturday, March 3 live on SHOWTIME from Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

The 6-foot-7 Wilder (39-0, 38 KOs) was in Los Angeles for the birth of his daughter with fellow “WAGS Atlanta” star Telli Swift.

Wilder answered questions about his upcoming fight and his involvement in “WAGS Atlanta” before returning to Tuscaloosa, Ala., on Friday to resume training camp for the biggest fight of his career.

Header photo by Esther Lin/Showtime


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