• Fight Date: Sat, Jun 1, 2024

On Saturday, June 1 at the Kingdom Arena in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Deontay «The Bronze Bomber» Wilder will meet Zhilei «Big Bang» Zhang in a 12-round heavyweight bout.

Deontay Wilder vs. Zhilei Zhang

The fight is promoted by Matchroom Boxing and Queensberry Promotions.

Deontay Wilder
Deontay Wilder
The Bronze Bomber
Zhilei Zhang
Zhilei Zhang
Big Bang
Country USAUSA
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA
ChinaChina
Zhoukou, China
Age 38 years 41 years
Pro 15 years 9 years
Height 6′ 7″ (201 cm) 6′ 6″ (198 cm)
Reach 83″ (211 cm) -
Division heavyweight
(200+ lbs / 90,72+ kg)
heavyweight
(200+ lbs / 90,72+ kg)
Stance

orthodox

southpaw
Titles - -
Record 43 - 3 - 1
(42 KOs)
26 - 2 - 1
(21 KOs)
KOs 97% 80%
Inactive 161 days 85 days
Advant.
Zhilei Zhang won by technical knockout (TKO) (video).

Date and Time

The fight night will begin on Saturday, June 1 at 10 a.m. ET / 7 a.m. PT.

Arena

The fight will be held at the Kingdom Arena in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

On which TV channel or streaming service can I watch the live broadcast of the fight Deontay Wilder versus Zhilei Zhang?

  • To Be Announced

Wilder vs. Zhang Full Fight Highlights

Wilder vs. Zhang Fight Promo

Who fights on Saturday, June 1?
Fight card subject to change.

Division Fighter #1 Fighter #2 Notes
heavyweight (200+ lbs)Deontay Wilder
(43 - 3 - 1)
Zhilei Zhang
(26 - 2 - 1)
light heavyweight (175 lbs)Dmitry Bivol
(22 - 0 - 0)
Malik Zinad
(22 - 0 - 0)
IBO World
WBA (Super) World
heavyweight (200+ lbs)Daniel Dubois
(20 - 2 - 0)
Filip Hrgovic
(17 - 0 - 0)
featherweight (126 lbs)Raymond Ford
(15 - 0 - 1)
Nick Ball
(19 - 0 - 1)
WBA (Regular) World
middleweight (160 lbs)Hamzah Sheeraz
(19 - 0 - 0)
Austin Williams
(16 - 0 - 0)
light heavyweight (175 lbs)Willy Hutchinson
(17 - 1 - 0)
Craig Richards
(18 - 3 - 1)
Deontay «The Bronze Bomber» Wilder

Deontay «The Bronze Bomber» Wilder

Deontay Wilder is an American boxer.
As a professional athlete, Wilder has been performing for 15 years.

Info

Deontay dreamed of playing football or basketball, but the birth of his daughter, who has spina bifida and grade issues forced him to focus on a boxing career.

Wilder represented United States at the 2008 Olympics, winning bronze.
This led to his nickname of "The Bronze Bomber".

Last fight

The last fight of Deontay Wilder took place on December 23, 2023 against Joseph ParkerJoseph Parker (33 - 3 - 0).
Wilder lost by unanimous decision (UD).

Deontay Wilder vs. Joseph Parker 

Deontay Wilder's last fight

First world title

On January 17, 2015 Deontay Wilder became the WBC heavyweight champion.
The American defeated world champion Bermane StiverneBermane Stiverne (24 - 1 - 1).

And the new...

WBC World champion Deontay Wilder

WBC World champion Deontay Wilder

Boxing record

  • Total fights: 47
  • Wins: 43
  • Wins by KO: 42
  • Wins by dec: 1
  • Losses: 3
  • Losses by KO: 2
  • Losses by dec: 1
  • Draws: 1

Professional career

How many fights did Deontay Wilder have?

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Date Opponent Result Notes
2024-06-01 Zhilei Zhang
(26 - 2 - 1)
Loss
TKO
2023-12-23 Joseph Parker
(33 - 3 - 0)
Loss
UD
WBC International Heavyweight (vacant)
WBO Inter-Continental Heavyweight
2022-10-15 Robert Helenius
(31 - 3 - 0)
Win
KO
2021-10-09 Tyson Fury
(30 - 0 - 1)
Loss
KO
WBC World Heavyweight
2020-02-22 Tyson Fury
(29 - 0 - 1)
Loss
TKO
WBC World Heavyweight
2019-11-23 Luis Ortiz
(31 - 1 - 0)
Win
KO
WBC World Heavyweight
2019-05-18 Dominic Breazeale
(20 - 1 - 0)
Win
KO
WBC World Heavyweight
2018-12-01 Tyson Fury
(27 - 0 - 0)
Draw
SD
WBC World Heavyweight
2018-03-03 Luis Ortiz
(28 - 0 - 0)
Win
TKO
WBC World Heavyweight
2017-11-04 Bermane Stiverne
(25 - 2 - 1)
Win
KO
WBC World Heavyweight
2017-02-25 Gerald Washington
(18 - 0 - 1)
Win
TKO
WBC World Heavyweight
2016-07-16 Chris Arreola
(36 - 4 - 1)
Win
RTD
WBC World Heavyweight
2016-01-16 Artur Szpilka
(20 - 1 - 0)
Win
KO
WBC World Heavyweight
2015-09-26 Johann Duhaupas
(32 - 2 - 0)
Win
TKO
WBC World Heavyweight
2015-06-13 Eric Molina
(23 - 2 - 0)
Win
KO
WBC World Heavyweight
2015-01-17 Bermane Stiverne
(24 - 1 - 1)
Win
UD
WBC World Heavyweight
2014-08-16 Jason Gavern
(25 - 16 - 4)
Win
RTD
2014-03-15 Malik Scott
(36 - 1 - 1)
Win
KO
2013-10-26 Nicolai Firtha
(21 - 10 - 1)
Win
KO
WBC Continental Americas Heavyweight
2013-08-09 Siarhei Liakhovich
(25 - 5 - 0)
Win
KO
WBC Continental Americas Heavyweight
2013-04-27 Audley Harrison
(31 - 6 - 0)
Win
TKO
2013-01-19 Matthew Greer
(15 - 8 - 0)
Win
TKO
2012-12-15 Kelvin Price
(13 - 0 - 0)
Win
KO
WBC Continental Americas Heavyweight (vacant)
2012-09-08 Damon McCreary
(14 - 0 - 0)
Win
KO
2012-08-04 Kertson Manswell
(23 - 5 - 0)
Win
TKO
2012-06-23 Owen Beck
(29 - 10 - 0)
Win
RTD
2012-05-26 Jesse Oltmanns
(10 - 2 - 0)
Win
TKO
2012-02-25 Marlon Hayes
(23 - 10 - 0)
Win
TKO
2011-11-26 David Long
(11 - 1 - 2)
Win
KO
2011-11-05 Daniel Cota
(17 - 3 - 1)
Win
KO
2011-08-27 Dominique Alexander
(20 - 11 - 1)
Win
TKO
2011-06-18 Damon Reed
(46 - 15 - 0)
Win
KO
2011-05-06 Reggie Pena
(6 - 6 - 0)
Win
TKO
2011-02-19 DeAndrey Abron
(15 - 6 - 0)
Win
TKO
2010-12-02 Dan Sheehan
(11 - 38 - 0)
Win
KO
2010-10-15 Harold Sconiers
(17 - 20 - 2)
Win
TKO
2010-09-25 Shannon Caudle
(9 - 0 - 1)
Win
KO
2010-07-03 Dustin Nichols
(4 - 2 - 0)
Win
RTD
2010-04-30 Alvaro Morales
(4 - 7 - 5)
Win
TKO
2010-04-02 Ty Cobb
(7 - 1 - 0)
Win
KO
2009-11-28 Jerry Vaughn
(2 - 0 - 1)
Win
KO
2009-08-14 Travis Allen
(3 - 4 - 0)
Win
TKO
2009-06-26 Kelsey Arnold
(1 - 2 - 2)
Win
KO
2009-05-23 Charles Brown
(6 - 15 - 1)
Win
KO
2009-04-24 Joseph Rabotte
(3 - 5 - 0)
Win
KO
2009-03-14 Richard Greene Jr
(1 - 1 - 0)
Win
RTD
2009-03-06 Shannon Gray
(1 - 0 - 0)
Win
TKO
2008-11-15 Ethan Cox
(2 - 2 - 1)
Win
TKO

All Deontay Wilder's losses

Who all beat Deontay Wilder?

Deontay Wilder's defeat

Deontay Wilder's defeat

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Date Opponent Result Notes
2024-06-01 Zhilei Zhang
(26 - 2 - 1)
Loss
TKO
2023-12-23 Joseph Parker
(33 - 3 - 0)
Loss
UD
WBC International Heavyweight (vacant)
WBO Inter-Continental Heavyweight
2021-10-09 Tyson Fury
(30 - 0 - 1)
Loss
KO
WBC World Heavyweight
2020-02-22 Tyson Fury
(29 - 0 - 1)
Loss
TKO
WBC World Heavyweight

Deontay «The Bronze Bomber» Wilder Highlights

Zhilei «Big Bang» Zhang

Zhilei «Big Bang» Zhang

Zhilei Zhang is a Chinese boxer.
As a professional athlete, Zhang has been performing for 9 years.

Last fight

The last fight of Zhilei Zhang took place on March 8, 2024 against Joseph ParkerJoseph Parker (34 - 3 - 0).
Zhang lost by majority decision (MD).

Zhilei Zhang vs. Joseph Parker 

Zhilei Zhang's last fight

Boxing record

  • Total fights: 29
  • Wins: 26
  • Wins by KO: 21
  • Wins by dec: 5
  • Losses: 2
  • Losses by KO: 0
  • Losses by dec: 2
  • Draws: 1

Professional career

How many fights did Zhilei Zhang have?

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Date Opponent Result Notes
2024-06-01 Deontay Wilder
(43 - 3 - 1)
Win
TKO
2024-03-08 Joseph Parker
(34 - 3 - 0)
Loss
MD
WBO Interim World Heavyweight
2023-09-23 Joe Joyce
(15 - 1 - 0)
Win
KO
WBO Interim World Heavyweight
2023-04-15 Joe Joyce
(15 - 0 - 0)
Win
TKO
WBO Interim World Heavyweight
2022-08-20 Filip Hrgovic
(14 - 0 - 0)
Loss
UD
2022-05-07 Scott Alexander
(16 - 4 - 2)
Win
KO
2021-11-27 Craig Lewis
(14 - 4 - 1)
Win
TKO
2021-02-27 Jerry Forrest
(26 - 4 - 0)
Draw
MD
2020-11-07 Devin Vargas
(22 - 6 - 0)
Win
KO
2019-11-30 Andrii Rudenko
(32 - 4 - 0)
Win
UD
WBO Oriental Heavyweight
2018-09-28 Donald Haynesworth
(15 - 2 - 1)
Win
TKO
WBO Oriental Heavyweight
2018-07-20 Eugen Buchmueller
(11 - 2 - 0)
Win
KO
2017-09-23 Byron Polley
(30 - 21 - 1)
Win
TKO
2017-08-05 Nick Guivas
(13 - 7 - 2)
Win
TKO
2017-05-26 Curtis Harper
(12 - 4 - 0)
Win
TKO
2017-04-29 Mark Brown
(15 - 5 - 0)
Win
KO
2017-01-21 Peter Graham
(11 - 3 - 1)
Win
KO
WBO Oriental Heavyweight (vacant)
2016-12-10 Galen Brown
(44 - 35 - 1)
Win
TKO
2016-09-30 Gogita Gorgiladze
(7 - 13 - 0)
Win
TKO
2016-07-22 Rodney Hernandez
(10 - 4 - 1)
Win
UD
2016-06-11 Terrell Jamal Woods
(8 - 26 - 6)
Win
TKO
2016-05-13 John Orr
(1 - 7 - 0)
Win
TKO
2016-03-26 Tyree Ortiz
(5 - 2 - 0)
Win
TKO
2016-02-20 David Koswara
(12 - 13 - 2)
Win
TKO
2015-11-21 Juan Goode
(6 - 2 - 0)
Win
UD
2015-08-15 Dennis Benson
(2 - 6 - 1)
Win
TKO
2015-06-06 Glenn Thomas
(1 - 3 - 0)
Win
UD
2015-03-14 Eric George
(2 - 8 - 0)
Win
UD
2015-01-17 Perry Filkins
(debut)
Win
TKO
2014-08-08 Curtis Lee Tate
(7 - 4 - 0)
Win
TKO

All Zhilei Zhang's losses

Who all beat Zhilei Zhang?

Zhilei Zhang's defeat

Zhilei Zhang's defeat

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Date Opponent Result Notes
2024-03-08 Joseph Parker
(34 - 3 - 0)
Loss
MD
WBO Interim World Heavyweight
2022-08-20 Filip Hrgovic
(14 - 0 - 0)
Loss
UD

Zhilei «Big Bang» Zhang Highlights

Latest Odds

  • Favorite
    Wilder to win: 1/2
  • Underdog
    Zhang to win: 2/1

Prediction

Jacob Baker
Who will win: Wilder or Zhang?

Wilder and Zhang are worthy opponents.
It is difficult to predict which of the boxers will win.

Nevertheless, I think that Deontay Wilder will win by unanimous decision.

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