Deontay Wilder ready for a two-fight crossover deal against Francis Ngannou

Deontay Wilder gives an important update on a potential match with Francis Ngannou.

by Aryan Lakhani
Deontay Wilder ready for a two-fight crossover deal against Francis Ngannou

The heavyweight boxer Deontay Wilder reveals that he is part of an ongoing discussion with Francis Ngannou to fix a boxing match. After Francis Ngannou left the UFC, fans and the MMA world were only wondering when the heavyweight champion would make a return; he always hinted at a boxing match, and we will find out about it sooner than we think.

A two-fight deal seems to be a fair way to assess both the fighter's striking skills and abilities; such an event will definitely break the internet and set new records. From the entertainment standpoint, it is exactly what the fight fans want, and perhaps they will soon get what they have eagerly been waiting to see.

Deontay wilder on fighting Francis Ngannou

Recently Deontay Wilder showed up at PFL and spoke about his potential fight against Francis Ngannou in great detail. He reveals some exciting news, and it will be very interesting to see if something significant gets announced soon.

"At that specific date [in December]," Wilder said, as quoted by "I'm not sure, but all things and anything are possible, me and Francis have had discussions, we had meetings with both parties, as far as the team is concerned.

So this is a real conversation that has been taking place, not only just amongst the combat ... family, but amongst the teams as well, getting on the phone, everybody talking. He further said: "So this is something that can truly happen to him.

So the best is yet to come overall. There's so many things that I could say, so many things that I can try to put in words to say, but at the end of the day, we'll see what happens when it happens. That's the best way I can [say it] to give people a peace of mind.

These things are in discussion, but we'll see what happens and when it happens, it's gonna be amazing". Wilder is ready to enter the MMA cage: "Hey Francis, you listening?" we discussed this before, and we've got many space and opportunity to discuss once more. I'm looking for a two-fight [deal] crossing over".

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