Boxing’s elite and royalty have descended a propos Los Angeles this weekend taking into consideration one of the biggest heavyweight title fights in recent memory set to admit center stage at Staples Center on speaking Saturday night (9 p.m. ET, Showtime PPV). CLICK HERE TO WATCH LIVE
WBC champion Deontay Wilder is finally getting a real test in the ground gone he square off taking into consideration lineal heavyweight king Tyson Fury. Both have taken incredibly complex roads to get your hands on here, and both have their eyes set around reaching the top of the sport and becoming the undisputed heavyweight champ by facing off behind Anthony Joshua higher in 2019.
But first, one must emerge victorious upon Saturday night. Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs) is coming off of a thunderous knockout win on summit of Luis Ortiz in March where he was truly challenged for the first period in his career. After scoring an to the fore knockdown, the champion seemed to be dazed after a series of blows from Ortiz. But Wilder rallied to slip Ortiz in the 10th circular and score the knockout win.
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Fury (27-0, 19 KOs) is coming off a pair of decision wins on extremity of Francesco Pianeta and Sefer Seferi in his first do something since taking a hiatus subsequent to a decision win on peak of later unified heavyweight king Wladimir Klitschko. With such a full of animatronics week customary, CBS Sports is providing a benefit of all behavior in the works, pro our feature content, all in one place.
Date: Saturday, Dec. 1 | Time: 9 p.m. ET (6 p.m. PT)
Location: Staples Center — Los Angeles, California
TV: Showtime PPV | Price: $74.99
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Live stream: Showtime.com or Showtime App