Fury and Wilder given extra week to seal rematch or WBC will put fight out to purse bids

The boxers' respective management teams were scheduled to meet today and finalise an agreement involving the financing of the fight and pay packets. But this has now been extended, although there has not been any indication as to why. Speaking to ESPN, WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman said: "We have extended for one week the free negotiations, per their request." If […]

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Wilder in incredible snub to Whyte and Chisora as he admits he didn’t know result of epic fight

The American heavyweight was spreading Christmas cheer at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, but was too focused on fights occurring his side of the pond to be concerned with the battle at the 02 arena. The Bronze Bomber retained his WBC heavyweight belt last month when his fight with with British heavyweight Tyson Fury was declared a split decision draw. But, […]

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Tyson Fury vs Deontay Wilder PPV numbers called 'abysmal' by Eddie Hearn

Wilder, 33, defended his WBC heavyweight world crown against Fury, 30, in a thrilling fight that ended in a controversial split decision draw. Fury outboxed and bemused Wilder for much of the fight despite lifting himself off the canvas twice. The Gypsy King’s performance was broadcasted on Showtime Sports in the US and BT Sport in the UK, with both […]

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Fury vs Wilder II: WBC vote unanimously in favour of rematch between heavyweights

A statement from the organisation read that the council had reached "a unanimous agreement" for Fury vs Wilder part II. The two warriors fought out a thrilling draw last weekend, with many believing Fury had been cheated out of completing one of the greatest boxing comebacks. WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman stated: “The World Boxing Council conducted a vote through the […]

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Deontay Wilder reveals 'video proof' Tyson Fury didn't beat 10 count as WBC king seeks incredible trilogy of fights

Wilder, 33 and Fury, 30, battled to a controversial split decision draw on Saturday night, with the American holding on to his WBC heavyweight world title. It seemed like Fury had boxed to another famous win on away soil, but in the final round Wilder dropped the challenger with a heavy right hand, left-hook combination. As Fury’s head and body […]

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Fury vs Wilder: Man Utd have 'no plans' to host rematch at Old Trafford as WBC champ appears on James Corden's Late Late Show

The two heavyweights fought out a bout for the ages on the weekend – with the result called a controversial draw by the judges. Both fighters immediately called for a rematch after the epic encounter, and as the fight was in America on Wilder's terms, the repeat match is expected to be in England. Many fans are licking their lips […]

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Tyson Fury vs Deontay Wilder rematch could be held at Wembley in move that will infuriate Eddie Hearn

The Matchroom boss has made England's national stadium the de facto base for Anthony Joshua. AJ rocked 90,000 when he downed Wladimir Klitschko last April to retain his IBF belt and add the WBA and IBO titles as well as beating Alexander Povetkin there in September. Joshua signed a two-fight deal back in May that promised his next fight at […]

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Fury vs Wilder fight UK start time, live stream, price, TV channel, latest odds

Deontay Wilder defends his WBC heavyweight title against Tyson Fury on at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. FIGHT NIGHT LIVE Follow round-by-round updates from LA right here What time will the fight take place? Deontay Wilder vs Tyson Fury will take on Saturday, December 1. Depending on the length of the undercard fights, the main event will take place […]

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Fury vs Wilder: Will the winner battle Anthony Joshua in a world unification title fight?

The Gypsy King previously held three of the four major belts before taking a two-year hiatus – but will take on the Bronze Bomber who has defended his title six times so far. Will the winner face Anthony Joshua? Unification in the heavyweight division has been a hot topic for some time. Deontay Wilder and Anthony Joshua were in talks […]

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