Deontay Wilder is gearing up for his second conflict with Luis Ortiz on November 23 with the WBC heavyweight title as soon as once more at stake.
If Wilder can win after which beat Tyson Fury on February 22, he might have a direct path to the winner of Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr for nearly all the opposite belts within the heavyweight division.
Wilder is assured he is not going to undergo the identical destiny Joshua did earlier this 12 months when he ate the primary lack of his profession to Ruiz and the titles that accompanied defeat.
Why? Primarily, it’s within the Bronze Bomber’s mindset.
“He already acquired some candy potato pie the primary time, and now he’s coming again for seconds,” stated the unbeaten Wilder, of Ortiz. “I’m able to fill his mouth with it. That being stated, he’s acquired November 23 in Vegas coming. Me and Anthony Joshua have a special mindset.
“My mindset may be very robust. It’s manner stronger than him, and I spoke about this earlier than. Joshua, he referred to as upon it himself. He knew he was going to lose someday. He even spoke it to the universe.
“Even when it got here time to occur, he gave his belts over to Ruiz. He actually transported his belts to this man. His vitality gave the belts to the person. You could possibly see it.
“For me, my mindset is totally different. I’m a completely totally different sort [of person], and a completely totally different beast. And I’m the very best on the planet, and I show it every time I’m going contained in the ring. I’m not frightened about stepping into there and making errors and stuff. And if I do make any errors within the ring, relaxation assured, I’ll right it because the combat goes on,” stated Wilder.
Ortiz gave Wilder loads of issues the primary time round, however the WBC champion is seeking to make a press release as 2020 appears to be like large open for the heavyweight division.
If he and Ruiz Jr overcome their subsequent bouts, Wilder has stated they may simply make a unification bout as they’re represented by the identical folks. It’s on Joshua to get himself within the place for that combat.