"Whilst in Las Vegas, WBN caught up with Ortiz to inquire about a possible fight date for his impending return with Deontay Wilder. As confirmed in June by WBC heavyweight title holder Wilder, Ortiz is being handed a return for his efforts back in March 2018. The Cuban stunned the ‘Bronze Bomber’ in the fiery contest. Only to eventually be taken out late on at Barclays Center. Now, ‘King Kong’ gets another opportunity. Ortiz revealed when that clash will take place. “Deontay Wilder is next. The fight is November 9th,” Ortiz exclusively told World Boxing News through his team on Sunday. Wilder v Ortiz II is expected to head back to New York, lined up just weeks before rival Anthony Joshua’s second offering with Andy Ruiz. WBN understands Joshua v Ruiz II will happen in December. Madison Square Garden remains the favorite over Cardiff in the UK. Fury will now be back in action in October or November as ‘The Gypsy King’ readies himself for another dance with Wilder next year....."
EXCLUSIVE: Deontay Wilder v Luis Ortiz II date set to delay Tyson Fury II | WBN - World Boxing News