Deontay Wilder v Tyson Fury rematch: WBC ‘confident’ the fight will take place

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Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder “owe it to the fans” to invent a rematch happen, says WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman.

Though a deal is but to be agreed, Sulaiman said he become as soon as “assured” the struggle would happen.

WBC world champion Wilder and Fury, to boot to unified world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua, are signed to rival US broadcasters, which could maybe invent future negotiations extra complicated.

But Sulaiman said: “I know for a truth they wish to struggle each other all as soon as more.”

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A rematch between American Wilder and Britain’s Fury has been anticipated since a foremost assembly in December wherein Wilder retained his belt after a charming attract Los Angeles.

The WBC mandated the rematch but has up to now resisted imposing a within the reduction of-off date for purse bids, with each parties saying they are shut to an agreement.

“They owe it to the fans to invent it happen,” Sulaiman said.

“We must all construct our finest to conform, having the fans in suggestions and them getting the struggle they deserve.

“When promoters, combatants or managers streak alongside with their very beget plans is when issues receive within the very most realistic procedure, but I’m assured this struggle [will happen]. Fury, Wilder and their teams don’t lie. They known as me straight and requested for the 2nd struggle in a actually solid procedure.

“I may be in contact with them. Last week, each parties said that they were very shut to making a deal for the struggle without the need for purse bids.”

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