The Brit may not have won the WBC belt after the draw, but earned the respect of fans
Tyson Fury’s performance against Deontay Wilder will be giving Anthony Joshua and Eddie Hearn cause for serious concern.
That’s according to a number of boxing fans who watched the ‘Gypsy King’ outbox Deontay Wilder as their epic heavyweight clash ended in a controversial draw in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Despite suffering two knockdowns, Fury displayed incredible technique and poise to, at times, embarrass the ‘Bronze Bomber’.
In fact, such was the quality of his display, fans were left incensed at the result – with many believing the Brit had won the fight.
The result may have been controversial, but the performance was almost flawless from Fury.
Such was the quality, plenty of fans are convinced he will be the man to end Joshua’s reign as heavyweight king…
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The 30-year-old called out his British rival for a fight after the draw was announced after years of back and forth verbal barbs on social media.
But fans who watched Fury in the early hours of Sunday morning are convinced Joshua and Hearn will be petrified watching the pugilist perfection Fury showcased.
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