Former World Heavyweight Champion
“I didn’t expect this at all. This is what it means that the ways of the Lord are inscrutable. I know that I will set many records and break many records along the way. I just see people coming to Alabama and stopping by Tuscaloosa to see the statue. It will remain for my children, their children, their children’s children,” Wilder told local media.
There are reports, in particular from WBC President Mauricio Suleiman, that the 36-year-old boxer intends to continue his boxing career, but Wilder himself has not yet commented on his future plans.