What happens if Ortiz knocks out Wilder?

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  1. Rilz

    Rilz Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Ruiz beating AJ seriously shook up the division. Ortiz has a pretty good chance to win, and if he does, then what?
    How would Ortiz fit in to the Ruiz/Fury conversation?
     
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  2. Lesion of Doom

    Lesion of Doom Active Member Full Member

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    I don't see how it changes anything at the top. Winner of Wilder/Ortiz vs Fury. The other side of the bracket will get worked out in late 2020, hopefully.

    The fly in the ointment would be a Wilder victory followed by a Ruiz win over Joshua, which might prove too tempting for Haymon to try to unify. Depends on how binding the agreement is for Wilder/Fury II, I reckon.
     
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  3. George Crowcroft

    George Crowcroft Youngest Ezzard Charles Fan Ever Full Member

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  4. Sephiroth Rising 7

    Sephiroth Rising 7 IF HE DIES HE DIES! booted Full Member

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    It's possible, to which then Ortiz, would have to rematch wilder again which puts back the possibility of seeing an undisputed HW champion
     
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  5. Sephiroth Rising 7

    Sephiroth Rising 7 IF HE DIES HE DIES! booted Full Member

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    There would be no shame in losing to Ortiz, considering he's never lost to anyone else and would show why the other top hws in the division ducked him for years.
     
  6. Dubblechin

    Dubblechin Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    If Ortiz stops Wilder, there would be a trilogy, and Wilder-Ortiz would probably go down as one of the greatest heavyweight trilogies of all time.

    And both would make it to the Hall of Fame.
     
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  7. Ian_k

    Ian_k Active Member Full Member

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    He becomes heavy weight champ of the world end of.

    And there will be a rematch clause most likely
     
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  8. ipitythefool

    ipitythefool Eye of the tiger man, eye of the tiger Full Member

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    It will cause a surge in OAPs taking up boxing trying to emulate their hero.
     
  9. channy

    channy Well-Known Member Full Member

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    If Ortiz beats Wilder, then Wilder will wait until Ortiz is even older before taking the rubber match!!!
     
  10. Heavy_Hitter

    Heavy_Hitter Well-Known Member Full Member

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    I dont think it would be such a big surprise. Deontay has a lot of flaws and Ortiz almost KOed him last time.
     
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  11. IntentionalButt

    IntentionalButt Tyler went away. Tyler's gone. Staff Member

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    Then an even bigger grin will spread across IB's face than spread across @CST80's when Ruiz kayoed AJ. :D
     
  12. 22JM

    22JM Well-Known Member Full Member

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    History will be made if that happens, first fight between latino vs latino for the all the belts in heavy weight history
     
  13. IntentionalButt

    IntentionalButt Tyler went away. Tyler's gone. Staff Member

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    ¬°si se puede!

    ¬°GUERRA ORTIZ!
     
  14. CST80

    CST80 The Mercurial Malcontent Staff Member

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    Your forgetting something though..... I like Ortiz more than I like Wilder. That would make me grin as well.:D
     
  15. Angler Andrew

    Angler Andrew Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    Lol fair play.I like Ortiz as well,in fact there's nothing to dislike about him,quality boxer with a good demeanour about him,age aside he's more real than Fury,Joshua and Wilder who all make me cringe.