The only blip on Wilder’s otherwise flawless record is a draw with Tyson Fury in December 2018Deontay Wilder produced a sensational first-round knockout of Dominic Breazeale to retain his WBC world heavyweight title in New York.Wilder, 33, flattened his fellow American with 43 seconds of the opening round left – taking his record to 41…

Wilder faces Dominic Breazeale on SaturdayDeontay Wilder v Dominic BreazealeVenue: Barclays Center, Brooklyn Date: Saturday, 18 May (Sunday, 19 May at about 04:00 BST)Coverage: Live text commentary on BBC Sport websiteDeontay Wilder will face a hearing after the World Boxing Council said his comments about ***** in the ring are “against the spirit of our…

Wilder (left) has 40 wins and a draw in his 41 official fightsDeontay Wilder v Dominic BreazealeVenue: Barclays Center, Brooklyn Date: Saturday, 18 May (Sunday, 19 May at about 04:00 BST)Coverage: Live-text commentary on BBC Sport websiteDeontay Wilder risks his legacy with “irresponsible” comments about ***** in the ring, says trainer Virgil Hunter.World heavyweight champion…

Wilder drew with Britain’s Tyson Fury in DecemberAmerican heavyweight Deontay Wilder has defended himself after again saying he wants to kill an opponent in the ring.Wilder, 33, said he was “trying to get a body on my record” before defending his WBC title against compatriot Dominic Breazeale on Saturday.It is Wilder’s first fight since his…

Deontay Wilder will face Dominic Breazeale in New YorkWorld heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder will defend his title against mandatory challenger Dominic Breazeale in New York on 18 May.The Barclays Center fight was ordered by the WBC, after Briton Tyson Fury opted for an alternative bout instead of a rematch with Wilder, 33.Breazeale, 33, has lost…