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Fury on Wilder Fight - It's Marvelous That Hearn Ain't Involved

Former unified heavyweight champion Tyson Fury (26-0, 19 KOs) is only a few days away from his second fight of the year.

On Saturday night, Fury will hit the ring in Belfast when he faces world title challenger Francesco Pianeta.

But it's Fury's potential third fight of the year that has his juices going.

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If all goes well on Saturday, Fury is potentially going to face WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs) in the fall.

Wilder will be ringside for the fight, and Showtime has picked up Fury's upcoming bout.

Both sides indicate that a deal is nearly complete.

Wilder was initially in talks for a unification with WBO, WBA, IBF, IBO world champion Anthony Joshua - but they were unable to reach an agreement on the terms.

Joshua will now face WBA mandatory challenger Alexander Povetkin on September 22nd at Wembley in London.

Fury believes Joshua, and his promoter Eddie Hearn, ran away from the Wilder fight.

For Fury, he's overjoyed to be involved in what he believes is the biggest fight of the year - and he's even more overjoyed with Hearn having no involvement in the event.

“I’m just sat here thinking, isn’t it marvellous that the world’s biggest fight, Fury vs Wilder is going to happen and that smug little t****r Eddie Hearn has nothing to do with it at all," Fury said.

“He has nothing to do with the world’s biggest fight — or his little puppet on the string the fighter he’s got [Joshua].

“They’re not involved in the biggest fight the world has ever seen, between the two biggest heavyweights on the planet.

“The two most controversial — most outspoken heavyweights out there — both over 6ft 6, both talkers, one Brit. one American.

“Isn’t it marvellous that this fight is going to happen and little Eddie ain’t got nothing to do with it.”

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by uppercut510 on 08-13-2018

[QUOTE=davefromvancouv;19017868]What Fury means is that it's funny that Hearn is not part of one of the biggest fights of the year after 3 months of playing games, refusing to accept a $50+ million US offer, claiming that Wilder had no…

Comment by Pennsauken1 on 08-13-2018

Hearn thinks he is the only smart guy in boxing, he thought Wilder was going to beg and accept the trash that he was offering, now he’s on the outside looking in, once the British people wake up and put…

Comment by Noelanthony on 08-13-2018

[QUOTE=Pennsauken1;19017403]Your still under the influence, let see if I can find you a rehab in the Queenland[/QUOTE] Thank you for your patience. I’m ready for you now✌🏿

Comment by Pennsauken1 on 08-13-2018

[QUOTE=davefromvancouv;19017868]What Fury means is that it's funny that Hearn is not part of one of the biggest fights of the year after 3 months of playing games, refusing to accept a $50+ million US offer, claiming that Wilder had no…

Comment by davefromvancouv on 08-13-2018

[QUOTE=pillowfists98;19017240]Why would Hearn be involved in a Fury vs Wilder fight? I don't get it.[/QUOTE] What Fury means is that it's funny that Hearn is not part of one of the biggest fights of the year after 3 months of…

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