The fight was competitive for the first four rounds, but then Breazeale started to iict his size and he was in a position to ship his not as talented competition Negron. Breazeale did good work with his jab, along with his perfect hand. Negron was there to be struck with left hooks, however Breazeale didn’t have that weapon in his regrettably. By the eighth round, Negron was shooting punishment, and it was obvious was going to finish soon by that point.

The victory for Breazeale, 33, maintains him as WBC heavyweight winner ’therefore mandatory challenger. 2012 U.S Olympian Breazeale made it a point to take advantage of the spotlight that has been put on him tonight by immediately calling out Deontay after the fight was over. Wilder was ringside to scout outside Breazeale. The two of these likely won’t fight eachother until the next half of 2019, and possibly not until 2020. Wilder has got the rematch with at the firstquarter of 2019. remains an opportunity as well.

Breazeale wants his title shot against Wilder in his second fight, however ’s not as very likely to materialize. Wilder is referring to wanting to face former unified heavyweight winner at a rematch in early 2019. If that fight doesn’t happen, then there’s a chance Wilder could face //WBO winner . Either way you consider it,” Breazeale is appearing at a lengthy wait before he gets his title shot against Wilder. But thats a very unlikely scenario, as Whyte wants the Wilder fight without having to jump through another hoop to receive it. Whyte wants the fight just predicated on him being ranked #1 by the .