The ‘Gypsy King’ insists he will fight anyone, anytime, anywhere…
Tyson Fury has publicly called on Deontay Wilder to make their rematch happen.
Britain’s ‘lineal’ heavyweight champion recently signed a new co-promotional deal to fight on US broadcaster ESPN which has complicated negotiations – owing to the fact that Deontay Wilder is on rival network Showtime.
The WBC has been in communication with both sides and continues the process with regards to the Wilder vs Fury rematch.
When Fury vs Wilder 2 fight ?
It is set to take place in New York on May 18 .
The Deontay Wilder vs Tyson Fury rematch purse bid originally scheduled for Tuesday February 5th has been extended by one week by the World Boxing Council, president of the organisation Mauricio Sulaiman has confirmed.
Wilder and Fury fought to a dramatic draw on last year on 1st December in Los Angeles and both men are looking to prove themselves as king of the heavyweight division, while Anthony Joshua looks set to defend his plethora of titles on his US debut with a fight in New York against the undefeated Jarrell Miller.
the beginning of an extraordinary two weeks in the city for British boxing with Anthony Joshua defending his four world titles against Jarrell Miller on June 1.