The return of former world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury (27-0-1, 19 KO), who is considered the linear champion in this weight class, will take place on June 15 at the Thomas & Mack center in Las Vegas.
British heavyweight Tyson Fury has signed a contract with the ESPN television channel and the promotional company Top Rank. The contract is for the next five fights of Fury, which will now be broadcasted in the United States on ESPN. The right to show Tyson fights in the UK will remain to BT Sport. The promoter of the boxer will continue to be Frank Warren, but now his co-promoter will be Bob Arum, head of Top Rank. In total, for the five fights, the former champion will earn just over 103 million dollars.
A rematch between WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder and former champion Tyson Fury, scheduled for May 18, will not take place, The Sun reports.
More than £20 million, or about $26 million, according to the Daily Mail, Tyson Fury (27-0-1, 19 KOs) will earn for his rematch with WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (40-0-1, 39 KOs).
Former heavyweight champion Tyson Fury (27-0-1, 19 KOs) has begun preparations for his next fight, which is likely to be a rematch against WBC belt owner Deontay Wilder (40-0-1, 39 KOs). On his Instagram page Fury posted a video of a training session and wrote philosophical words: "Some talk it... very few walk it.”