Boxing superstar and former longtime heavyweight champion Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder announced his return in grand fashion Saturday night, blasting out the top-rated Robert “The Nordic Nightmare” Helenius in the first round of their WBC Heavyweight Title Eliminator which headlined a FOX Sports PBC Pay-Per-View from Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
Former WBC heavyweight world champion and boxing superstar Deontay "The Bronze Bomber'' Wilder makes his long-awaited return to the ring to battle top-rated Robert “The Nordic Nightmare” Helenius in an explosive 12-round battle between ferocious punchers in the main event on October 15, 2022 on FOX PPV. In the co-main event former IBF Super Middleweight Champion Caleb “Sweethands” Plant faces two-time WBC Super Middleweight Champion Anthony “The Dog” Dirrell in a highly anticipated 12-round bout between 168-pound rivals.
Deontay Wilder joins us live for a media workout ahead of his return to the ring against Robert Helenius on October 15, on FOX PPV.
If Deontay Wilder is successful in his upcoming bout against Robert Helenius, would he entertain the idea of a fight with Andy Ruiz? Deontay Wilder discusses this and more after being invited to the ring after the Andy Ruiz vs Luis Ortiz fight.
It's an all-heavyweight program this week on The PBC Podcast, beginning with a recap of this week's press conference announcing the Deontay Wilder vs. Robert Helenius main event Saturday, October 15, at Barclay Center in Brooklyn, New York, live on FOX Sports PBC Pay-Per-View (9 p.m. ET/6 p.m.). Also, a full break down of all the televised action this Sunday, September 4, as PBC Boxing heats up Labor Day Weekend with headliner featuring former unified champ Andy Ruiz Jr. taking on Luis Ortiz in an explosive showdown from Crypto.com Arena on FOX Sports PBC Pay-Per-View (9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT). Plus, hosts Kenneth Bouhairie and Michael Rosenthal go Toe to Toe over the State of the Heavyweight Division.
Former WBC Heavyweight World Champion and boxing superstar Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder will preview his much-anticipated ring return at a press conference before taking on top-rated Robert “The Nordic Nightmare” Helenius—who will appear at the press conference via satellite from his training camp in Finland—in a WBC Heavyweight Title Eliminator on Saturday, October 15 topping a FOX Sports PBC Pay-Per-View from Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The press conference will also include former IBF Super Middleweight Champion Caleb “Sweethands” Plant and two-time WBC Super Middleweight Champion Anthony “The Dog” Dirrell as the 168-pound rivals meet in a WBC Super Middleweight Title Eliminator in the co-main event.
It's a Bomb Zquad takeover as former WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder joins The PBC Podcast to discuss a variety of topics, including his October 15 showdown versus Robert Helenius on FOX Sports Pay-Per-View from Barclays Center in Brooklyn. You don't want to miss what the "Bronze Bomber" has to say! Also, hosts Kenneth Bouhairie and Michael Rosenthal preview the weekend's action and, in this week's Toe to Toe segment, list the "Top Five Heavyweight Fights of the 21st Century" and more!
On October 9, 2021, Tyson "The Gypsy King" Fury and Deontay "The Bronze Bomber" Wilder delivered arguably one of the best heavyweight fights of all-time in their long-awaited world title heavyweight trilogy.