World Boxing Information 19/01/2020
Deontay Wilder vs Tyson Fury II has been formally confirmed on BT Sports activities Field Workplace within the UK, as WBN talked about on website early final week.
Following a bidding conflict with Sky. BT Sport beat off stiff competitors to land the heavyweight blockbuster for his or her paid platform.
Underneath the phrases of an ongoing take care of Frank Warren, BT Sport had first refusal to match any bid from Sky. It’s rumored Fury turned down as much as $10 million to maintain the conflict on BT.
In a press release launched on Sunday, BT Sport stated the next:
Bronze Bomber 🆚 Gypsy KingKO energy 🆚 Elite boxing IQUndefeated 🆚 Undefeated#WilderFury2 is likely one of the most anticipated rematches in heavyweight historical past, and it is stay on BT Sport Field Workplace on February 22 👊 pic.twitter.com/f4olQQfyXP
— Boxing on BT Sport 🥊 (@BTSportBoxing) January 18, 2020
Tyson Fury’s rematch with Deontay Wilder will happen in Las Vegas on February 22, solely stay on BT Sport Field Workplace HD.
The pair’s first combat in December 2018 resulted in a controversial draw. Fury outboxed the WBC heavyweight champion regardless of struggling two knockdowns.
And the duo will lock horns once more on the MGM Grand Backyard Enviornment as a result of results of the primary bout.
It’s one of the vital anticipated rematches in heavyweight historical past.
TICKETS & INFO
The long-awaited rematch of heavyweight titans is ready. Undefeated WBC champion Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder and unbeaten lineal champion Tyson “The Gypsy King” Fury will proceed their rivalry within the ring on Saturday, February 22.
The combat is stay from the MGM Grand Backyard Enviornment in Las Vegas in a historic, joint FOX Sports activities PPV & ESPN+ PPV.
Moreover, BT Sports activities Field Workplace HD present the printed on UK soil.
Tickets are on sale NOW. They are often bought at www.mgmgrand.com or www.axs.com. Firstly, the occasion is promoted by BombZquad Promotions. Additionally TGB Promotions, High Rank and Frank Warren’s Queensberry Promotions. A Premier Boxing Champions presentation.
Wilder vs. Fury II has been extremely anticipated since their first assembly. Wilder retained his title through cut up draw after Fury miraculously rose from a 12th-round knockdown to complete the combat. It is likely one of the most memorable moments in heavyweight historical past. It has raised the historic stakes heading into the rematch February 22.