Feature | Nov 02 2017

EXCLUSIVE Dominic Breazeale: I have personal business outside of the ring with Deontay Wilder

Dominic Breazeale tells James Slater about his altercation in a hotel lobby with Deontay Wilder, why the Stiverne rematch will be a 'snorefest' and why he wants an Anthony Joshua rematch himself
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BRITISH fans are quite familiar with 32 year old Dominic Breazeale of California, thanks to his game effort against Anthony Joshua in an IBF title challenge last June. “Trouble” has also mixed it with a couple of dangerous heavies – Amir Mansour and, last time out, Izuagbe Ugonoh, both of which the 6’7” contender stopped – and he is now one win way from a shot at WBC heavyweight boss Deontay Wilder.

In his own words, Breazeale, 18-1(16) wants a “piece of Wilder,” and if he can come through his November 4 eliminator against fellow AJ victim Eric Molina, 26-4(19), he may get his wish.

Here Breazeale, already having his game face on, speaks exclusively with Boxing News: