Besides WBC World Champion Deontay Wilder's resounding knock out win over Artur Szpilka this past Saturday night at Brooklyn's Barclays Center, the big news came when Wilder was confronted in ring by Tyson Fury, the WBA and WBO World titleholder.
It was to one of Fury's barbs that Wilder responded with the potentially prophetic statement “I WILL BAPTIZE YOU”.
In this excerpt from the post-fight press conference shot by Justin Grazioli, Wilder explains what he was thinking.
Wilder now the “King of Brooklyn” issues a very “southern” response.
Check it out.