Tyson Fury Reveals What Was Going Through His Mind During His Stare Down With Deontay Wilder

Published 10/02/2021, 8:30 AM EDT


Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder will meet each other on October 9 in a massive trilogy fight. Prior to this fight getting booked, Fury was all set to contend with his rival compatriot, Anthony Joshua. However, Wilder won a court ruling and secured his contractual rematch.

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As this fight got booked, Fury and Wilder were involved in a press conference, wherein they met each other for the first time after their 2020 clash. In the face-off, they stared at each other for a record six minutes.

Fight fans couldn’t figure what was going on between the pair. But, ‘The Gypsy King’, in his recent conversation with Kevin Iole, addressed this juncture.

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He said, ”Not a lot, really. Just standing there looking up see in front of me with his earphones on and his nose rings in. I’m thinking I’m going to tear you to pieces”

Wilder and Fury‘s rivalry is one for the ages. The heavyweight duo’s rift began in 2018 before they took each other on in a proficient boxing war.

Both the fighters fought extremely well, throwing all their best punches till the final gong. Wilder was even successful in connecting his dynamite-like right hand to put Fury on the canvas. But after a fiery scuffle, this contest ended with a tragic draw, resulting in an undeniable rematch that came to life in 2020.

This rematch was all about Fury cracking Wilder. ‘The Gypsy King’ left no doubts about his performance and won this fight with a sensational finish.

Deontay Wilder vs Tyson Fury 3 – Will this fight end in a flash?

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Both Fury and Wilder got more than enough time to sharpen up their skills for this epic encounter. Also, as both the fighters have promised a knockout finish, there’s no denying that this bout can end in a flash.

Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury during the WBC Heavyweight Championship bout at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday December 1, 2018. See PA story BOXING Los Angeles. Photo credit should read: Lionel Hahn/PA Wire (Photo by Lionel Hahn/PA Images via Getty Images)

The world has seen how these two put their opponents to sleep with their impeccable power. They have a combined 62 knockout wins between them. Hence, given their offensive skills, the man with the better defense will emerge on top as the winner.

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It will be interesting to see who among the two goes down on the canvas first.

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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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