Deontay Wilder vs. Luis Ortiz 2 Results and Highlights

Deontay Wilder, Floyd Mayweather Sr.
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Reigning WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (41-0-1) will puts his title on the line in a rematch against Luis Ortiz tonight in Las Vegas.

Wilder and Ortiz first met in March of 2018, with Wilder emerging victorious with a tenth round TKO.

Since their first encounter, ‘The Bronze Bomber’ has competed on two different occasions, going 1-0-1 in those contests. During that stretch, Wilder fought Tyson Fury to a draw and then most recently defeated Dominic Breazeale by first round knockout.

Deontay Wilder, Tyson Fury, Joe Rogan
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Meanwhile, after suffering his first career setback to Wilder in New York, Luis Ortiz has since won three straight fights. During his recent win streak, Ortiz scored TKO victories over Răzvan Cojanu and Travis Kauffman, before most recently defeating Christian Hammer by unanimous decision.

According to ESPN both Deontay Wilder and Luis Ortiz will be paid handsomely for tonight’s highly anticipated rematch. Check out the official fighter salaries here.

Get all of tonight’s Wilder vs. Ortiz 2 results and highlights below:

WBC heavyweight championship – Deontay Wilder (c) def. Luis Ortiz via KO in Round 7

Vacant WBA super featherweight championship – Leo Santa Cruz def. Miguel Flores by unanimous decision (115-112, 117-110 x2)

WBA super bantamweight championship – Brandon Figueroa (c) vs. Julio Ceja ruled a split draw (115-113 Figueroa, 116-112 Ceja, 114-114 draw)

Eduardo Ramirez def. Leduan Barthelemy via TKO in Round 4

On the undercard of tonight’s event, Deontay Wilder’s younger brother Marsellos Wilder suffered a brutal knockout loss to veteran Dustin Long. Check out that nasty KO below.

Who are you picking to win tonight’s rematch between boxing heavyweights Deontay Wilder and Luis Ortiz? Share your thoughts in the comments section PENN Nation!

This article first appeared on November 23, 2019

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