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Wilder vs. Fury II

Arum expects Wilder-Fury to do 2 million+ buys

By Mark Eisner: Promoter Bob Arum of Top Rank expects the rematch between WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury to bring in a huge surge of pay-per-view buys in early 2020, thanks to the work that he does in building up the popularity of the tall 6’9″ British heavyweight before then.  → read full […]

Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder II targeted for February 2020

By Tim Royner: Provided that lineal heavyweight champion Tyson Fury wins his next fight against Tom Schwarz on June 15, the plan is for Tyson to then face WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder in a rematch in the first quarter of next year in February, according to the Metro.  → read full story

Arum has offers out for Tyson Fury’s next opponent for May/June

By Chris Williams: Top Rank promoter Bob Arum says he’s put offers out to a number of top heavyweights for lineal champion Tyson Fury’s next fight in May or June in the United States, and he’s waiting to for the signed contract.  → read full story

Arum says Wilder vs. Fury II is still planned for late 2019

By Chris Williams: Top Rank promoter Bob Arum hasn’t given up on the idea of matching Tyson Fury against WBC heavy champion Deontay Wilder for later this year despite having pulled the plug on the idea of them facing each other on May 18.  → read full story

No Fury-Wilder? No Problem

By Donavan Leonard: “I want it all and I want it now.” Those lyrics by the rock group Queen describe the sentiments of boxing fans perfectly.  → read full story

Deontay Wilder vs. Tyson Fury II NOT happening next

By Chris Williams: Top Rank has reportedly let the World Boxing Council know that Tyson Fury will NOT be fighting WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder next, but instead he’ll take an interim fight in May or June before making the rematch with ‘The Bronze Bomber’ in the fall, according to Mike Coppinger.  → read full story

Top Rank looking to sign Deontay Wilder to fight on ESPN

By Mike Smith: Top Rank Boxing has reportedly made a multi-fight offer to WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder to have him come over to ESPN to fight Tyson Fury in a rematch in the fall of this year, according to Dan Rafael.  → read full story

Wilder’s co-manager Finkel still wants Fury rematch

By Scott Gilfoid: Tyson Fury and his promoter Frank Warren’s announcement of a deal with Top Rank Boxing and ESPN on Monday makes putting together the rematch with WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder a potentially tough, if not an impossible thing to do.  → read full story

Warren says Tyson Fury announcement next Monday

By Tim Royner: Promoter Frank Warren says he’ll be making an announcement next Monday on the future of former IBF/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Tyson Fury (27-0-1, 19 KOs), according to Talksport.  → read full story

Wilder vs. Fury rematch deal close, purse bid postponed

By Trevor McIntyre: As expected, the purse bid for the Deontay Wilder vs.  → read full story

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