Wilder, Breazeale Involved in Hotel Brawl
Deontay Wilder and Dominic Breazeale were victorious in their respective heavyweight bouts on Saturday night, but the fighting didn’t end in the ring. The two heavyweights were reportedly involved in a scuffle after the event which Wilder headlined was over.
TMZ Sports released a video that offers proof of a brawl between the two fighters and their teams in the lobby of the Westin in Birmingham, Alabama where the two men had fought earlier in the night.
Breazeale took to social media to offer his recount of what happened:
Wilder has not yet commented on the altercation.
Earlier that night, Wilder (38-0, 37 KOs) made a successful return to the ring by stopping Gerald Washington in the fifth round. Breazeale (18-1, 16 KOs) won a slugfest of a fight with a KO victory over Izu Ugonoh.