In this fight filled with multiple knockdowns from both fighters, this highly anticipated trilogy resulted in Deontay Wilder losing via KO in the eleventh round. After this brutal loss, here are five potential opponents for 'The Bronze Bomber.'
Ruiz Jr. is the no. 2 ranked WBC heavyweight contender and a former WBA (Super), IBF, WBO, and IBO heavyweight champion. Wilder will have to go through someone like Ruiz Jr. to put himself back on the map of a title shot.
Whyte is the current WBC interim heavyweight champion. Fans might see Wilder go for the interim title.
Joyce currently holds the third position in the WBC heavyweight rankings. A bout between the pair will be one of the most exciting heavyweight bouts.
Parker currently holds the fifth position in the WBC heavyweight rankings. Wilder vs. Parker will be a highly entertaining bout for the fans.
Hunter currently holds the second position in the WBA heavyweight rankings. A bout between the pair will be an intriguing heavyweight clash.