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Tyson Fury-Hasim Rahman Close For Khan-McCloskey Bill

By Rick Reeno

BoxingScene.com has been advised that a deal is very close for heavyweight prospect Tyson Fury (14-0, 10KOs) to face former WBC champion Hasim Rahman (49-7, 40KOs) on the Amir Khan-Paul McCloskey undercard on April 16, which takes place at the MEN Arena in Manchester. I've been told that all of the terms have been agreed upon by both sides. Rahman will be the most experienced opponent in Fury's career.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by joehenry83 on 04-04-2011

I think this is a great fight for tyson at this stage of his career and i also think its a winable fight for him. You have to admire his attitude and wllingness to fight anybody. I dont think he…

Comment by jknightx on 04-04-2011

[QUOTE=BIGPOPPAPUMP;10323904]BoxingScene.com has been advised that a deal is very close for heavyweight prospect Tyson Fury (14-0, 10KOs) to face former WBC champion Hasim Rahman (49-7, 40KOs) on the Amir Khan-Paul McCloskey undercard on April 16, which takes place at the…

Comment by ding-ding on 04-04-2011

[QUOTE=War-Robbo;10326036]Yeah i think i'm going to do that, day after is my birthday as well. Who else is on the undercard???[/QUOTE] celebrate your bday in Manchester then mate, should make for a good weekend... take it you are going to…

Comment by War-Robbo on 04-04-2011

[QUOTE=ding-ding;10326024]that's what I'd do mate, nowt better than when these things tie in with what you already have planned, I could have done with it being in London on this rare occasion. My mate was telling me that there's still…

Comment by ding-ding on 04-04-2011

[QUOTE=War-Robbo;10325930]I'm up in leeds the day of this fight watching football, might venture across to watch the boxing...[/QUOTE] that's what I'd do mate, nowt better than when these things tie in with what you already have planned, I could have…

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