Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder 3 Purse: How Much Money Will Both Heavyweights Earn?

Published 10/01/2021, 10:30 AM EDT
LOS ANGELES, CA – OCTOBER 03: Professional boxers Deontay Wilder (L) and Tyson Fury butt heads onstage during their press conference to promote their upcoming December 1, 2018 fight in Los Angeles at The Novo by Microsoft on October 3, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)


Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder’s trilogy bout is one of the biggest boxing battles of 2021. This fight may go down as one of the biggest clashes in the entire history of the sport. This is because both the fighters possess a charismatic persona and their boxing skills are astounding.

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Given the stakes, this fight has a massive buzz around itself and both the boxers are expected to make some staggering figures for their work inside the ring. But how much exactly will these two make?

Per Sportingfree, Fury will edge over Wilder in this fight with a bigger paycheck. He is guaranteed $30 million for this bout alongside a major chunk in PPV sales revenue. On the other hand, Wilder will bank a guaranteed $20 million, coupled with a considerable share in PPV sales.

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The pair first collided in 2o18 and that contest is rightly pinned in fans’ memories. In that fight, Wilder and Fury both gave their absolute best to entertain millions of boxing fans around the planet. Though this contest ended with a draw, it still stayed true to the buzz created.

For that fight, Fury made $3 million and Wilder $4 million.

But in their rematch, the duo earned way more. Wilder, despite losing the rematch, made $25 million, the same amount as Fury did.

Tyson Fury vs Deontay Wilder 3 – Will this fight be bigger than the first two fights?

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Tyson ‘The Gypsy King’ Fury and Deontay ‘The Bronze Bomber’ Wilder have shown the world their massive abilities to hammer any and every opponent thrown in front of them.

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – FEBRUARY 22: Tyson Fury (R) and Deontay Wilder exchange punches during their Heavyweight bout for Wilder’s WBC and Fury’s lineal heavyweight title on February 22, 2020 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

However, only one among the two can sit with the heavy gold right on top. That said, this trilogy will witness both the fighters coming in with their A-game to eventually establish their spot in the big division.

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Also, as both the boxers have promised to finish this contest via knockout, it will be interesting to see who among the two abides by his words. If either of them does, this bout will be up there with the first two bouts. Who will you be rooting for in this contest?

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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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