Deontay Wilder destroys Firtha
Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder (30-0, 30 KO’s) remained undefeated with a stunning fourth-round knockout over Nicolai “Stone Man” Firtha (21-11-1, 8 KO’s). It was only the third time that the promising young heavyweight from Tuscaloosa, Ala., has ever been into the fourth round. To date, he has a remarkable 17 first-round knockouts and is looking to move into a championship fight.
The SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING telecast, featuring another historic performance by Hopkins, will replay Sunday at 9 a.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME and Tuesday, October 29 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME EXTREME. It will be availabe on SHOWTIME On Demand beginning October 27.
Results from tonight’s SHOWTIME EXTREME televised preliminary bouts:
Dominic Wade (13-0, 10 KO’s) defeated Roberto Ventura (15-8, 14 KO’s) via technical knockout at 2:08 of round 1.
Braulio Santos (11-1, 10 KO’s) defeated David Clark (6-3, 4 KO’s) via technical knockout at 1:49 of round 1.
Zachary Ochoa (5-0, 3 KO’s) defeated Michael Doyle (2-6, 1 KO’) via unanimous decision.
The SHOWTIME EXTREME undercard bouts will re-air on Wednesday, October 30 at 11 p.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME EXTREME.