The icons that achieved the feat before him are Mohammed Ali, Joe Frazier, Mike Tyson and Lennox Lewis.
Dominic Breazeal could not sustain the fight when Wilder’s blows made his body language change.
Wilder says this after the fight.”When I hit him with the right hand the first time, his body language changed. When you have been in there with different guys you learn to recognize body language. I know he was slowing down and opening up.”
Threats of violence is a way of promoting fight. But Wilder’s threats before the fight was widely criticised. Wilders comments surprised many fans. Though Wilder made the threats light after the fight.
“Everything came out of me. There was a big build up to this fight. There was a lot of animosity, a lot of chaos, a lot of hatred against each other. This is what makes boxing so great.”
He brags further in the euphoria of his winning. ” When you get into a fight and settle your difference as men, that is what this sport is all about. We can handle this with our hands at at the end of the day we can say we lived to see another day.”