Heavyweight boxer Deontay Wilder (29-0, 29 KOs), will face Nicolai Firtha (21-10-1, 8KOs), tonight on the undercard of the Bernard Hopkins v. Karo Murat main event. The card is being presented by Golden Boy Promotions, and will be televised on Showtime from Atlantic City, New Jersey.
At the weigh-in, Wilder came in at 224 pounds looking solid as ever and eating strawberry shortcake while on the scale, a sign maybe Wilder is bored and needs more competitive competition. Wilder is confident of the outcome of this fight. Nicholai Firtha tipped the scale at 252.5 pounds.
Most agree that it will be an easy night for Wilder, which may be true, he has a perfect record and has won all of his fights by knockout. Built with power, Wilder is always exciting to watch.
For Wilder, he is looking to be America's hope when it comes to heavyweights, he is a solid fighter who deserves respect.