'When I fought Ortiz, not only did he have the pedigree, but also he had the classification of being the boogeyman of the division,' Wilder said.
With blood streaming down his face, Fury dominated from the middle rounds on in what was supposed to be little more than a tune up fight for his scheduled February rematch with Wilder.
California State Athletic Commission has lifted the suspension of Kubrat Pulev, imposed in May, after he kissed a reporter in an interview. She filed a complaint asserting the kiss was forced and unwelcome.
Dillian Whyte prepares to take on Joseph Parker on Saturday, with both boxers having a defeat at the hands of Anthony Joshua in common. Both will be hoping to win a rematch against the current unified champion.
Undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather and mixed martial arts champion Conor McGregor, two of the most popular athletes in their respective sports, have agreed to a crossover fight in the ring on 26 August in Las Vegas.
Romney, 68, and Holyfield, 52, sparred, if you could call it that, for just two short rounds during a charity fight on Friday night.
Klitschko has now improved his record to 63 wins out of his 66 fights with 54 knockouts. Pulev is 20-1.