Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder will finally lock their horns once again in a highly anticipated trilogy fight. Here is a quick look at the timeline for this exciting heavyweight bout.
Wilder dropped Fury twice, the ninth round and the twelfth round. It appeared the bout was about to conclude in the twelfth round. However, 'The Gypsy King' beat the countdown. The bout resulted in a split draw.
Fury claimed the WBO Inter-Continental heavyweight title by defeating Tom Schwarz via a second-round TKO. Then, he claimed another victory, a unanimous decision, against Otto Wallin before facing Wilder in the rematch.
Wilder defended his WBC heavyweight title twice, once against Dominic Breazeale and the second time in a rematch against Luis Ortiz. He claimed KO victories both the times en route to facing Fury in the rematch.
The second chapter of this trilogy concluded with Fury claiming the WBC and The Ring heavyweight titles by winning the rematch via a dominating seventh-round TKO victory.
Now, Fury and Wilder will clash in a highly anticipated trilogy fight on October 9, 2021, at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The pair are 1-0-1 in favor of 'The Gypsy King.'