Tyson Fury knocks out Deontay Wilder in eleventh to retain WBC belt



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Boxing – Tyson Fury v Deontay Wilder – WBC Heavyweight Title – T-Cell Enviornment, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. – October 9, 2021 Tyson Fury in motion towards Deontay Wilder REUTERS/Steve Marcus

Tyson Fury beat Deontay Wilder with a vicious eleventh spherical knockout to retain his WBC heavyweight title at T-Cell Enviornment in Las Vegas on Saturday.

Wilder was the aggressor early within the slugfest, utilizing his jab to again up the bigger Fury whereas attempting to arrange his highly effective proper hand.

Fury weathered the early storm and knocked Wilder down within the third spherical however the American responded within the fourth, sending the Briton to the canvas twice with photographs to the pinnacle from shut vary.

However Fury continued to bludgeon Wilder because the struggle wore on and ended the brutal affair with a clear proper hand to the aspect of his head within the penultimate spherical.

The battered Wilder reportedly went to hospital instantly after the struggle.

With the win, Fury (31-0-1) has now taken two of the three conferences between the rivals after the primary struggle resulted in a draw and Fury dominated the second assembly.

“It was a fantastic struggle tonight, it was worthy of any trilogy within the historical past of the game,” Fury stated.

“Deontay Wilder’s a prime fighter, he gave me an actual run for my cash. I at all times stated I’m one of the best on the planet and he’s second finest.”

Fury will seemingly now look to tackle Ukraine’s Oleksandr Usyk, who holds the opposite three titles, for an opportunity to turn out to be the primary undisputed heavyweight champion since Lennox Lewis 21 years in the past.

That struggle could have to attend, nevertheless, as Britain’s Anthony Joshua earlier within the day triggered his clause for a rematch towards Usyk, who defeated him final month to take the WBA, WBO, IBF and IBO belts.


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