Drake, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Gary Neville, and Others Send Messages to Tyson Fury Ahead of His Clash With Deontay Wilder

Published 10/09/2021, 8:50 AM EDT
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – JUNE 15: Tyson Fury speaks at the press conference with Deontay Wilder at The Novo by Microsoft at L.A. Live on June 15, 2021 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Meg Oliphant/Getty Images)


The clock is ticking for another iconic boxing bout of 2021 as Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder are all set to face each other. Fury and Wilder will face each other for the third time, and this time Wilder will challenge the Brit for his WBC title. The stakes are already high for this contest and fans cannot wait to see the outcome of this fight.

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Both the fighters have given their absolute best in training sessions, and the only thing left for them is to settle their scores in their 12-round war.

Ahead of this high-class battle, many celebrities and athletes took this chance to wish Tyson Fury luck for this fight.

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BT Sport shared a video of WWE’s Undertaker, who had some words for Fury. He said, “I will be watching, and I wanna see you drop this guy one more time. You smash this guy and when you look in over him, just for me, look down at him and say, ‘Rest in Peace’.”

Football legend, Zlatan Ibrahimovic too wished luck to ‘The Gypsy King’. He said, ”Do me a favor, just go out there and dance in the ring and do what you have to do. Take the belt home and keep going, keep striving, keep pushing. I wish you all the best”

Rap sensation, Drake also posted a video to praise Fury. He said, ”I want you to just go out there, continue the legacy, do what you do, we all love because you’re relentlessly yourself.”

Gary Neville posted a picture with Tyson Fury and wrote, “Sending all my best wishes to this giant of a man! Come on”

The former heavyweight champ, Frank Bruno too wished luck to the WBC heavyweight champ.

Can Tyson Fury defeat Deontay Wilder one more time?

Fury, in his first two fights against Wilder, showed heart and gave incredible performances.

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NEW YORK, NY – OCTOBER 02: WBC Heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder and Lineal Heavyweight champion Tyson Fury face-off during the New York Press Conference at Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum on October 2, 2018 in New York City. Wilder and Fury are set to fight on December 1 at Staples Center in Los Angeles. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

That said, he got a substantial time to prepare for this fight and many expect him to finish Wilder earlier than their last fight. Fury is undefeated, and he rightly knows how to face someone of ‘The Bronze Bomber’s caliber.

He was the oppressor in his last contest against Wilder, and that’s why he got that vital win. In this fight, too, he’ll look forward to being the aggressor, thus getting the results he desperately wants.

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Who do you think will win? Let us know.

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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