Wilder vs Ortiz Rematch Official Boxing’s longest reigning heavyweight world champion Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder will take on his most dangerous challenger to date when he defends his WBC title in a rematch against once-beaten Cuban slugger Luis Ortiz in the main event of the FOX Sports PBC Pay-Per-View Saturday, Nov. 23 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
Three-division champion and current WBA Featherweight Champion Leo “El Terremoto” Santa Cruz will seek a title in another division in the co-main event when he takes on Miguel “El Michoacan” Flores for the WBA Super Featherweight Championship as part of the Wilder vs Ortiz pay-per-view action beginning at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT.
Wilder and Ortiz will renew the rivalry they set in motion when they first engaged in an explosive showdown in Brooklyn that was one of 2018’s best fights. Wilder won that bout by 10th round TKO after Ortiz stunned him and almost had him out in the seventh round. The thrilling match featured plenty of twists and turns to necessitate a rematch.
WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder will make a voluntary defense of his title against Luis Ortiz in a rematch, which both boxers announced on Saturday.
The contest will take place Wilder Ortiz live stream on November 23 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, and Fox Sports Pay-Per-View will carry the contest.
They met back in March of 2018, with Wilder dropping Ortiz early on – but then he was badly rocked and nearly stopped in the seventh. Wilder regrouped and dropped Ortiz two more times for a knockout win in the tenth round at Barclays Center in New York City.