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Wilder's next fight set for April 27

Updated: April 3, 2013, 8:17 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Heavyweight prospect Deontay Wilder, a 2008 U.S. Olympic bronze medalist -- the last American to win an Olympic boxing medal -- is set to face 2000 British Olympic gold medalist Audley Harrison, Golden Boy Promotions announced on Wednesday.

The scheduled 12-round bout will take place on the Amir Khan-Julio Diaz undercard on April 27 at Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield, England.

But while Wilder (27-0, 27 KOs), 27, of Tuscaloosa, Ala., is on the rise and one of the top heavyweight prospects ...

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