Deontay Wilder Vs Luis Ortiz WBC heavyweight fight | How to watch and stream the boxing live.
The WBC Heavyweight title is on the line in a huge fight. WBC Heavyweight Champion Deontay Wilder ‘Bronze Bomber’ (39-0; 38 KOs) defends against challenger Luis Ortiz ‘King Kong’ (28-0; 24 KOs). Wilder and Ortiz spent time trash talking each other at the end of Thursday’s final press conference at the Edison Ballroom in New York City. Wilder is considered the sport’s #2 Heavyweight by Ring Magazine while Ortiz is #5. The fight takes place this Saturday, March 3 live on Showtime with a fight time of 9:00 p.m. ET / 6:00 p.m. PT. Opening the card is a rematch of the wild Andre Dirrell vs. Jose Uzcategui fight last year.
How to watch Wilder vs. Ortiz live online in USA, UK, Canada, Australia, and the rest of the world.
Live Stream TV: Showtime (U.S.), Sky Sports Main Event, Sky Sports Action (UK)
Wilder vs. Ortiz Live Boxing
When: Saturday, March 3 at 9 p.m. ET
Where: Barclays Center in Brooklyn
The coverage will be available online on Sky Go. This means that all the action can be followed on your desktop or laptop via the Sky Go app, which if you’re an existing customer, is also available on iOS and Android smartphone and tablet devices. Sky Go is also available on a number of platforms including Amazon Fire devices, iPad, Mac computers and laptops, PlayStation 3, PS4 and Xbox One. The Sky Sports app, available to download on iOS and Android devices, will also be providing live text coverage and updates.
How do these two stack up?
- Wilder: 32 years old | 6’7” | 83″ reach | orthodox stance
- Ortiz: 38 years old | 6’4″ | 84″ reach | southpaw stance
What have these two done recently?
- Wilder: W – Bermane Stiverne (KO) | W – Gerald Washington (TKO) | W – Chris Arreola (RTD)
- Ortiz: W – Daniel Martz (KO) W | David Allen (TKO) | W – Malik Scott (UD)
The event is being promoted by Lou DiBella, who runs Wilder’s cards and has a deal with US network Showtime. They, in turn, have done a deal with Sky Sports to allow the British network to show various fights in the UK. The heavyweight title fight will be live on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Action with coverage starting at 2 am and running until 4.30am on both channels.
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