WATCH:- Deontay Wilder Dances to The Weeknds’ Music and Trains at 2 AM

Published 06/02/2021, 2:31 PM EDT
NEW YORK, NEW YORK – MAY 18: Deontay Wilder looks at the crowd and celebrates after knocking out Dominic Breazeale in the first round during their bout for Wilder’s WBC heavyweight championship at Barclays Center on May 18, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Anthony Geathers/Getty Images)


Former world champion Deontay Wilder is looking for retribution and is done being silent about his boxing career. He will meet his former foe Tyson Fury in an epic trilogy on July 24, to reclaim his lost crown.

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Meanwhile, Wilder has revived himself in fighting action, and his recent training clips cite enormous energy from ‘The Bronze Bomber’. His new trainer Malik Scott appears to have found the lost fire in Wilder. That said, the dynamic-duo was spotted enjoying the camp, with music, dance, and a lot of action.

Wilder and Scott have already posted several clips of their sparring session. However, the recent one saw them sharing a leg to The Weeknd’s song ‘I feel It Coming’, during a session in the ring. Per Scott, the training took place at 2 AM in Wilder’s residence.

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Malik Scott wrote in the caption, “2am: They sleep and we working.”

Following his sole career loss to Fury in 2020, Wilder will relinquish a long lay-off in the coming month. Meanwhile, Tyson Fury would do the same, as he didn’t appear after winning the WBC heavyweight belt.

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While the trilogy battle has disrupted a possible unification showdown, Fury vs Wilder 3 has all the alluring features to garner attention. The much-awaited heavyweight rivalry will finally end, as the gladiators lock horns for one last time. Although Fury has one win over Wilder, the final battle might settle the score as a draw. Or will be it 2-0 in favor of Tyson Fury?

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Can Deontay Wilder beat Tyson Fury?

After a lopsided beat down in the second collision, several fans doubt Wilders’ chance in the fight. However, the American knockout artist has had a tear in the heavyweight division and holds one of the best resumes.

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42-1-1 as a former world champion, Deontay Wilder has attained 41 knockouts on his rise to the top. Apart from Tyson Fury, none could ever crack The Alabaman star. Well, even Fury had a hard time against him. Wilder and Fury scored a controversial draw in their original clash, where the former floored ‘The Gypsy King’ with a thunderous shot.

The historic  12 round saw Tyson Fury go down for a long time. Many even blamed the referee for giving the Bit a long count. However, Fury could come back to his feet and out a clinical display. So, Wilder can rightly beat the Brit, but only if he can time the right shot.

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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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