VIDEO: Tyson Fury Receives Clean Body Shots from Josh Taylor Ahead of Wilder Trilogy

Published 07/07/2021, 9:30 AM EDT


WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury is all about pushing off the limits. ‘The Gypsy King’ has expressed a similar essence with an antic where he ate clean punches from the unified super lightweight champion.

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Josh Taylor’s body shots can crumble any man on the plant. However, Tyson Fury received them with ease. Although ‘The Tartan Tornado’ didn’t shoot with bad intentions, Fury’s stance was still applaudable. His training video with the Scot sent several fans into a frenzy.

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Fury has opened up little about his ongoing camp. Following the win in February 2020 against Wilder, he has promised an encore. That said, consuming Josh Taylor’s body shots reflect the kind of intensity he expects the title fight to bring.

Furthermore, Josh Taylor is now at the peak of his career. After vanquishing Jose Ramirez, he has all four world super lightweight belts around the waist and can only aim to expand his reign from this point. Thus, his support for his compatriot might add some more fuel to Tyson Fury’s fire.

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While Deontay Wilder also seems ready to enter the ring, Fury vs Wilder 3 can put one of the most intriguing heavyweight collisions ever into the display.

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Akin to Fury, Wilder hasn’t revealed everything about his current camp. However, the social media posts tout him to be in a perfect fighting physique. The former WBC champion, who has joined hands with one of his ex-opponents, Malik Scott, seems impatient about facing Tyson Fury and living up to his promises which have a lot of bad intentions.

‘The Bronze Bomber’ seems to have improved on his movement in his pre-fight clips.

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The nearing fight will have sheer importance for both men as legacies will be on the line. Furthermore, a ticket for an undisputed fight could be up for grabs. Hence, both Fury and Wider have everything to lose and gain in the third fight.

Who do you see winning? Tyson Fury or Deontay Wilder?

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Raj Sarkar

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A senior boxing writer at EssentiallySports, Raj Sarkar is a mass media graduate who is currently pursuing his master’s degree in broadcast journalism. In addition to his current role, he has worked with the MMA team at EssentiallySports and has interviewed prominent fighters such as Ritu Phogat and 'The Red King' Rory MacDonald. He combined his bachelor's degree with his adoration for combat sports and has a combined 2000 plus bylines in MMA and boxing over the last two years.

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