rss

Category: Deontay Wilder

0

Deontay Wilder says he was ‘a zombie’ during title defeat to Tyson Fury

Former heavyweight champ says he did not fight at his bestBoxers due to face each other again in title rematchDeontay Wilder has continued to push back against the notion that he was beaten by a superior fighter when he lost his heavyweight crown to Ty…

0

Tyson Fury v Deontay Wilder rematch may be moved to October

Arum says fight will not be held on 18 July as planned‘Everybody has to take a step back. Boxing is not isolated’The anticipated third bout between heavyweights Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder will be pushed back from 18 July due to the coronavirus pande…

0

Deontay Wilder warns Tyson Fury ‘the war has just begun’ for summer rematch – video

Beaten former champion Deontay Wilder indicated in an Instagram message that he would invoke his rematch clause with his rival Tyson Fury after he suffered his first loss in 44 fights. The Bronze Bomber has a 30-day window to decide if he’ll go ahead w…

0

The unsinkable Tyson Fury took America for a night. Can he keep it?

Two questions face the Gypsy King after his star turn on boxing’s biggest night in years: is he a standalone attraction in the United States … and does he even need to be?The early returns from last weekend’s heavyweight championship tilt between Tys…

0

Deontay Wilder’s attempt to blame defeat on 40lb costume carries little weight | Marina Hyde

The heavyweight’s comments after his loss to Tyson Fury are best euphemised as misjudged – but he is not the first boxer to be pilloried for offering up a bizarre excuseCan anyone confirm whether there’s a possibility Deontay Wilder may have suffered a…

0

Deontay Wilder blames knockout loss to Tyson Fury on heavy ring-walk costume

Wilder: ‘I didn’t have the legs because of my uniform’34-year-old plans to trigger clause for second rematchDeontay Wilder has said the elaborate outfit he wore on his ring walk weighed 40 pounds and was the key reason for his defeat to Tyson Fury. The…

0

Sweet-as-pie performance earns Tyson Fury respect as world’s best | Kevin Mitchell

The Gypsy King’s next fight could be against Anthony Joshua with promoters keen to agree 50-50 split of the moneyAs Dorothy Parker almost said: “If all the British heavyweights in history were laid out end to end, I wouldn’t be the least bit surprised….

0

Tyson Fury v Deontay Wilder II: the rematch – in pictures

We pick out the best images from Las Vegas as Tyson Fury overcame Deontay Wilder in their big rematchFury knocks out Wilder to win WBC crown Continue reading…

0

Tyson Fury after title win: Deontay Wilder never had a chance – video

Tyson Fury knocked out Deontay Wilder in the seventh round on Saturday night, becoming WBC world heavyweight champion. He came forward from the opening bell, dropped Wilder with a right hand to the temple in the third round, then again with a…

0

Wilder-Fury I: the seven moments that defined their gripping first fight

There was more to Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder’s first encounter than its unforgettable ending. Here’s a look at seven key moments and how they could inform Saturday’s rematchDeontay Wilder and Tyson Fury will climb through the ropes at the MGM Grand …

0

Fury v Wilder II: Fighters unveil bulked-up physiques on eve of rematch

Fury (273lb) will have 42lb advantage against Wilder (231lb)‘Round 12 has been living in his head for a while’, says WilderFury suffered a heavy knockdown in 12th round of first fightThere was a time when Deontay Wilder would have been one of his count…

0

Fury v Wilder II: Fighters unveil bulked-up physiques on eve of rematch

Fury (273lb) will have 42lb advantage against Wilder (231lb)‘Round 12 has been living in his head for a while’, says WilderFury suffered a heavy knockdown in 12th round of first fightThere was a time when Deontay Wilder would have been one of his count…

0

Calm before the storm: behind the scenes at Tyson Fury’s training camp

Having forged a bond in Detroit 10 years ago, Fury and his team are locked down in Las Vegas before Saturday’s rematch with Deontay WilderAt the Top Rank gym in Las Vegas, down a little side street called Business Lane, the door is sealed shut by a dus…

0

Tyson Fury has to channel Muhammad Ali … with his feet not his mouth | Kevin Mitchell

Fury’s best chance of victory against Deontay Wilder is to do what Ali did better than anyone: danceTyson Fury says his rematch with Deontay Wilder in Las Vegas on Saturday night is the biggest fight in 50 years. One of his promoters, the octogenarian …

0

Boxing quiz: Deontay Wilder, Tyson Fury and the history of rematches

Warm up for the big rematch with Muhammad Ali, Joe Frazier, Jake LaMotta, Mike Tyson, Evander Holyfield and Lennox LewisTyson Fury and Deontay Wilder meet on Saturday night for one of the most intriguing rematches in boxing history. Wilder’s most recen…

0

Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury shove and taunt each other before rematch – video

The pleasantries that have marked the buildup to the hotly anticipated rematch between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury were swept aside during the final press conference before Saturday’s fight. After a five-minute staredown between t…

0

‘I dragged you back’: Wilder taunts Tyson Fury about his mental health

Deontay Wilder: ‘When I found you, you were strung out’Fury replied: ‘Nobody knows you in your own country’The relative pleasantries that have marked the build-up to the hotly anticipated rematch between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury for the WBC heavyw…

0

Tyson Fury holds the edge over Deontay Wilder before rematch

They fought to a draw in Los Angeles in December 2018 but Fury’s versatile nature and size could earn him victoryDeontay Wilder will put his WBC heavyweight title on the line against Manchester’s Tyson Fury on Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden Are…

0

‘I don’t see a tough fight’: Tyson Fury cranks up war of words with Wilder

The WBC heavyweight title challenger would ‘rather go down swinging’ in Las Vegas than settle for another drawTyson Fury has never been one to underestimate his own ability, but the Mancunian giant known as the Gypsy King is positively brimming with co…

0

I’m coming at Deontay Wilder like a raging bull, says reformed Tyson Fury

If the mercurial challenger can box clever in Las Vegas next Saturday he stands a chance of winningAs Deontay Wilder must have imagined at various moments in their first world heavyweight title fight – memorable but inconclusive – there is more than on…