Deontay Wilder (Esther Lin/Showtime)

Showtime Boxing Results: Wilder Finishes Ortiz After Back-and-Forth Battle

Justyn Likes Staff Writer

On Saturday, March 3, Showtime Boxing presented Wilder vs. Ortiz from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.

In the night’s main event, WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder defended his title for a seventh time when he faced fellow unbeaten contender Luis Ortiz of Cuba.

The co-main event featured a rematch between super middleweight contenders Andre Dirrell and Jose Uzcategui, who battled for the interim IBF title.


The two title fights aired live on Showtime at 9 p.m. ET.

Deontay Wilder def. Luis Ortiz by TKO. Round 10 – for WBC heavyweight title
Jose Uzcategui def. Andre Dirrell by TKO (corner stoppage). Round 9  – for interim IBF super middleweight title
Sergey Derevyanchenko def. Dashon Johnson by TKO (corner stoppage). Round 6
Patrick Day def. Kyrone Davis by unanimous decision