The head of the world Boxing Council (WBC) Mauricio Sulaiman said that Deontay Wilder and Tyson fury will need to re-fight.
“WBC has conducted a vote of the governing Council, which ended in a unanimous decision – to authorize the re-fight of Deontay Wilder and Tyson fury.
The first game was one of the best in the heavyweight division, so we are glad to announce that I’ve decided to re-fight. It should please all fans of Boxing,” wrote Suleiman resource BoxingScene.
The date of possible revenge information yet, but perhaps it will take place in the first half of 2019, the year.
Battle Fury – Wilder
In Los Angeles held a long-awaited fight between champion WBC in a super heavyweight by DevTeam Wilder (41-0, 39 KO’s) and former world champion Tyson fury (28-0, 18 KO’s).
The fight suddenly ended in a draw, and Wilder kept his belt.
Later it became known that before the fight Wilder had surgery on his hand.
Tyson fury and Deontay Wilder
The Ukrainian Champions Vasyl Lomachenko (11-1, 9 KO), Alexander Usik (16-0, 12 KOs) and Alexander Gvozdik (16-0, 13 KO’s) gave the victory to Tyson fury.
This was told by the promoter of the boxers Bob Arum.
“It was an interesting and engaging fight. I watched it along with a Moustache Stud and Lomachenko. We gave nine rounds in favor of fury and only three in favor of Wilder. It is clear to us that that night the victory was won by fury” – the words of Boxing Talk Arum.
Recall from the beginning of the fight Wilder first worked the room, constantly attacking, but fury easily evaded most of the blows in his manner: all airs and graces, grimacing, and took round after round.
Deontay Wilder and Tyson fury
In the ninth round fury has been knocked down, but got up and continued the fight. In the final round, the Briton had also been knocked down, but recovered again and finished the fight.
In the 12-round fight ended in a draw. Judges ‘ scores: 115:111 (Wilder), 114:110 (fury) and 114:114 (tie).
We will remind, fight fury – Wilder was held on December 1 in Los Angeles at the arena Staples Center.
Recall, the famous American promoter Bob Arum called Tyson fury the best heavyweight of his time.
“This is a great fight. I think Wilder is not the best fighter, but I’m sure he’s the best puncher in the heavyweight division.
And Tyson fury at the time was the best heavyweight. The question is whether he will be able to apply their skills after being idle, which he was. We don’t know the answer to this question and I cannot answer it. Will the Tyson fury to return to the level that he was during the fight with Klitschko? The answer is fury, and I don’t know this fact or not,” said Arum.
As reported by the portal Know.ia, fury criticized all the achievements of Wilder.