Lightweight and junior welterweight champion wants to add to his legacy with unification bouts in current divisions or even move up to challenge a welterweight titleholder.
The “Mexican Cowboy” faces toughest test of his career in Richard Commey, but knows a win could set up a future showdown with champions Robert Easter Jr. or Mikey Garcia.
The undefeated 122-pound prospect—who is the younger brother of former world champion Omar Figueroa Jr.—looks to continue his climb towards a belt of his own this Saturday night on the undercard of the Showtime-televised Mikey Garcia-Sergey Lipinets title bout.
Deontay Wilder is one step closer to his goal of becoming the undisputed heavyweight champion of the world
After scoring a hard-fought victory over previously unbeaten Luis Ortiz Saturday night in New York, Deontay Wilder ready to face the winner of Anthony Joshua and Joseph Parker's unification match later this month in Wales.
Unbeaten middleweight contender returns to the ring against Dashon Johnson this Saturday night on Showtime in front of a likely large Ukrainian fan-base in his adopted hometown of Brooklyn, New York.