As was previously announced Marcos Maidana (35-5, 31 KOs) is preparing for a ring return, this time only for a demonstration fight. But the Argentinian puncher has a serious attitude to training, and his return to the real performances with the best opponents is becoming more real.
Although the results of the PPV sales of the rematch of Deontay Wilder (42-1-1, 41 KOs) and Tyson Fury (30-0-1, 21 KOs) has not yet been announced, it seems that they will be very good. At least, this can be concluded from the data on preview of the broadcasting.
Former light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev (34-4-1, 29 KOs) was arrested for driving under influence on Monday. The Russian was detained in one of the freeways in California, and was released after a few hours.
Kubrat Pulev (28-1, 14 KOs) has been deported from the United States. The official challenger for the IBF heavyweight title, who briefly trained in the United States should return to Bulgaria at the moment.
According to the official scorecards new WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury confidently lead at the time of the stoppage in the seventh round against Deontay Wilder. According to two judges the Briton won all rounds, and only one judge Glenn Feldman gave the American the second round.
A live webcast of the boxing evening at the MGM Grand arena in Las Vegas, where in the main event there will be a rematch between WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (42-0-1, 41 KOs) and Tyson Fury (29-0-1, 20 KOs). The fight will take place within the paid broadcasts on Fox Sports channel and ESPN+ platform. In the UK it will be a paid broadcast on BT Sport.
Mauricio Sulaiman, the head of the World Boxing Council in an interview to Boxing Social confirmed that Alexander Povetkin (35-2-1, 24 KOs) and Dillian White (27-1, 18 KOs) could battle the WBC Diamond Heavyweight title.
On Saturday in Las Vegas Sebastian Fundora (13-0-1, 9 KOs) will have his next fight 197-cm welterweight meets Daniel Lewis (6-0, 4 KO). 22-year-old Fundora is a fighter of Al Haymon, and in his last bout battled to a draw with Jamontay Clark.