Mark Breland Exposes Dark Secrets From Deontay Wilder’s Training Camp, Including Wilder’s ‘Disrespectful’ Behavior

Published 02/11/2021, 4:00 AM EST
BROOKLYN, NY – NOVEMBER 1: Deontay Wilder works out in preparation for his upcoming fight at the Deontay Wilder vs Bermane Stiverne Heavyweight Champiosnhip fight Media workout at Gleason’s Gym November 1, 2017 in Brooklyn, New YorkPhoto by Bill Tompkins/Getty Images)


The feud between the former heavyweight champ, Deontay Wilder, and his ex-trainer, Mark Breland, has caught fire. After a see-saw of painting shots at each other, Breland has finally put a full stop to avoid the war of words for the future. The former pugilist took it to his official Instagram handle with a series of photos detailing his extensive time with the ‘Bronze Bomber’.

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Breland burst out in a colossal manner. He wrote, “I’ve had enough. I’m going to say some things that were reserved for my Autobiography (still buy the book, there’s so much more).”

Mark Breland didn’t want to shed light on anything and everything about Wilder. He even stated that he’s working on an autobiography, wherein he’ll pen as much as he can about his coaching period with the 35-year-old.

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Moving further, Breland opened up secrets from the usual Deontay Wilder training camp. He wrote, “So Jay was seen as the ‘head trainer’ in the media, but I was the only one on the team with a boxing resume & I was the only trainer.”

Breland felt he never got the respect and esteem he deserved from the Wilder camp even after being the only one with a boxing resume.

If he had to pass on any message to the Alabama native, it had to go through his head trainer, Jay Deas.

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Deontay Wilder became untrainable for Mark Breland

Breland held back no punches in this snippet of information on his Instagram.

In the Instagram post above, Breland added, “Deontay had become untrainable because he was at the point of..,, he know more about boxing than all of us.”

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NEW YORK, NY – MAY 17: Deontay Wilder looks on during his official weigh-in against Dominic Breazeale at LIU Athletic Center on May 17, 2019 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

He admitted Wilder became untrainable after he mastered his prowess of knocking out opponents. He claimed that a coach could only teach something if a boxer was willing to learn.

Breland claimed that they would wait for hours in the gym for Wilder to show up. Furthermore, if the latter had a bad day, they had to be quiet to avoid his wrath and not get fired.

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Fans will keep an eye on Wilder’s social media to see if the ‘Bronze Bomber’ responds to Breland. What did you make of the social media post?

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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