Showtime Sets May Deontay Wilder Fight

Heavyweight champion will fight Dominic “Trouble” Breazeale
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Showtime on May 18 will telecast heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder’s bout against Dominic Breazeale.

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The fight, for Wilder’s WBC title belt, will the champion’s second fight following his January PPV bout against Tyson Fury, which ended in a draw. That fight drew a reported 325,000 PPV buys.

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“It was critical for Deontay, for the sport and his fans, that this fight be available not on pay-per-view, but on Showtime,” said Stephen Espinoza, Showtime president of sports & event programming in a statement. “Showtime is where this fight belongs. We’re the home of the biggest fights and best talents, month in and month out. This is where a heavyweight title fight belongs.”