“Greatest Fight I’ve Ever Seen” – The Rock Comments on Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder’s Insane Boxing Match

Published 10/10/2021, 10:12 AM EDT
Oct 9, 2021; Las Vegas, Nevada, USA; Deontay Wilder (red/black trunks) is knocked out by Tyson Fury (black/gold trunks) during their WBC/Lineal heavyweight championship boxing match at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports


The epic trilogy fight between Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder is finally over, and ‘The Gypsy King’ Tyson Fury has shut every mouth on this planet which said he would not win this third installment. And even though Wilder performed admirably well, the winning of Fury does not take away the brilliant performance he displayed inside the boxing ring tonight.

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Fury won in the 11th round via TKO at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Since his win, Fury and Wilder are getting numerous appreciations for their ultimate showdown in Vegas tonight.

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Former WWE Champion and Hollywood Star, Dwyane ‘The Rock’ Johnson also took to his Twitter handle to appreciate the stellar performance that the tremendous athletes put in front of the world from Vegas.

Boxing – Tyson Fury v Deontay Wilder – WBC Heavyweight Title – T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. – October 9, 2021, Tyson Fury celebrates with the belts after winning the fight against Deontay Wilder REUTERS/Steve Marcus

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The performance from Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder blew The Rock away

Eventually, the WWE Legend took to his Twitter and praised Fury for his latest victory over Wilder and wrote that this was one of the greatest fights he’s ever seen.

Boxing – Tyson Fury v Deontay Wilder – WBC Heavyweight Title – T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. – October 9, 2021 Tyson Fury in action against Deontay Wilder REUTERS/Steve Marcus

“That was one of the greatest fights I’ve ever seen. #1 #2 And #1 is undefeated going in. Congrats to my friend & champion” The Rock wrote.

However, it’s not just The Rock who is blown away from this tremendous bout between the two champions of boxing.

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Multiple sports personalities from ’round the globe are sending in their congratulations and respect for Fury and Wilder after tonight’s fight.

Fury has now defeated Wilder two times in a row. The last loss Wilder got handed to him was last year when Tyson defeated him via seventh-round TKO on Feb. 22, 2020, in Las Vegas.

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Prithvi Mishra

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Prithvi Mishra is a WWE and AEW author for EssentiallySports. He graduated from Raj Kumar Goel Institute of Technology in Ghaziabad. Having started his career as a UFC writer, Prithvi has nearly 2 years worth of experience in covering combat sports.

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