This heavyweight clash takes place at the Staples Centre in Los Angeles on December 1 as Fury heads across the pond in a bid to prove he is back to his very best. Plenty of venues were in contention but the the 21,000-capacity home of basketball giants the LA Lakers got the nod.
What is on the line?
Deontay Wilder holds the WBC version of the world title and is putting that on the line against Fury. Britain’s Anthony Joshua has the IBF, WBO and WBA belts currently in his possession with talks on-going about the possibility of a unification fight down the line.
What channel is it on?
The fight will be broadcast on BT Sport Box Office in the UK, the channel having made its debut for the rematch between Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez and Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin. The price is still be confirmed. Showtime are the pay-per-view provider in the US.
Who is on the undercard?
No undercard fights have been confirmed thus far although Fury’s training partner Isaac Lowe, from Morecambe, has announced he is on the card. British heavyweight prospect Joe Joyce could also feature.