Tommy Fury’s Overconfident Opponent Promises a Rematch on Tyson Fury vs. Anthony Joshua Fight Card

Published 08/29/2021, 6:28 AM EDT
LEICESTER, ENGLAND – MARCH 23: Tommy Fury of England celebrates his win against Callum Ide of England during the Light-Heavyweight contest fight at Morningside Arena on March 23, 2019 in Leicester, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)


Tommy Fury and Anthony Taylor will lock horns with each other in a 6-round cruiserweight slugfest on August 29. The duo will fight on Jake Paul vs Tyron Woodley’s fight card and they will unquestionably have a chance to prove their worth and make the most of the attention the entire event will receive, courtesy of its main event.

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Ahead of their fight, Tommy Fury and Anthony Taylor were involved in a face-to-face chat moderated by Ariel Helwani. Here, Taylor revealed some fiery words for the Brit and took his trash talk to a different level.

This is going to be a dogfight. If you honestly think, if you honestly think, you gonna go in there and knock me out, I’ve never been knocked out, never been knocked down in my entire life. If you honestly think you’re going to knock me out, you’re mistaken, you’re wrong. I swear to god, all my life, take my soul, I’m going to beat you.”

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“I’m going to give you that rematch at Wembley stadium in England, it’ll be the co-main event versus Tyson Fury vs Anthony Joshua. Tommy Fury vs Anthony Taylor and I’m gonna be in there 3 months in England,” he added.

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Taylor and ‘TNT’ haven’t spared each other ever since their fight announcement. Their trash talks have reached a different level altogether. Hence now, the only thing left is for them to let their fists talk.

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Anthony Taylor vs Tommy Fury – What can the fans expect?

Tommy Fury is one highly oppressive fighter who has shown his blistering knockout abilities. ‘TNT’, with 4 T/KO wins, has his vision rightly set on bagging his 5th T/KO win on Sunday night.

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Furthermore, as Anthony Taylor hasn’t been an active name in the fight game, it’s hard to shed light on how will he appear in his boxing debut.

It’ll be interesting to see if this fight goes the distance or ends in the initial rounds themselves. What do you make of Anthony Taylor’s comments? Who will you root for in this clash? Tommy Fury or Anthony Taylor?

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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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