Tyson Fury vs Deontay Wilder
Tyson Fury (30 years old) will fight Deontay Wilder (32 years old) for the WBC heavyweight world title. The bout will take place on December 1 in the Las Vegas. The 20,000-seater T-Mobile Arena is the city’s premier boxing venue. Although neither man has ever fought there.It will be only the third fight of Fury’s comeback after defeating Sefer Seferi and Francesco Pianeta. Following a two-and-a-half-year absence. Wilder will have held the WBC title for almost four years when he meets Fury. With both fighters boasting undefeated records.
“Deontay Wilder, you are going to get it and you are in big trouble,” Fury said in a video uploaded to his Instagram account.
“Fury states that he has never met a man he couldn’t beat in the boxing ring or outside on the street.
“I know you have got a big punch and I know you are unbeaten. I know you have got a big mouth and I know you want to win, but you don’t want it like I do.
“You can’t beat me. I will force my will upon you until you quit, and that is a promise.”
“It is going to be an exciting fight, an explosive fight, and one for the legacy. Definitely one for my legacy.
“You’ve got the WBC heavyweight champion of the world versus the lineal champion. It is going to be a pleasure.
“The two best heavyweights, competing against each other, the best fighting the best, and giving the people what they want. This is what we’re doing.”
Tyson Fury vs Deontay Wilder prize money
This will be the biggest pay day either fighter has every experienced. Although it is not the kind of money either could have made from fighting Joshua. Even though Joshua was offered more than £60million guaranteed over two fights to take on Wilder, which does not include any pay-per-view sales above and beyond that figure.
After all the WBC title fight between Fury and Wilder will likely generate around £40m, with Fury likely to make around £15m, dependent on pay per view sales.
Tyson Fury vs Deontay Wilder TV channel
The Wilder vs Fury fight will be available on the new BT box office.
Deontay Wilder Boxing Record.
|Wins by KO||39|
Tyson Fury Boxing Record.
|Wins by KO||19|
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