Advertisement: IBO Boxing

Fury: Wilder is a Basketball Player, I'm Knocking Him Spark Out

Lineal champion Tyson Fury (27-0, 19 KOs) feels very confident in his ability to unseat WBC world champion Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs), who is heavily favored to win their upcoming contest.

Wilder will defend his title against Fury on Saturday, December 1, live on Showtime Pay-Per-View from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.

For Fury, it's his third fight of the year and his biggest challenge since scoring a shocking decision win over Wladimir Klitschko in November of 2015 in Germany.

wilder-fury (18)_1

Wilder has knocked out every opponent that he ever faced in the ring - with Bermane Stiverne, who went the distance in 2015 - getting obliterated in one round in their 2017 rematch.

Fury had been inactive for over two years after beating Klitschko, and finally made his return in April of this year.

Most believe Fury took the Wilder bout way too soon and should have had a few more fights to shake off the rust.

But Fury feels ready and certainly appears to be in proper physical shape for the contest.

"I beat men like you seven days a week. The Brits were afraid of you, the other s***house didn't want to fight you, but I fight any man born from his mother's c*** and you're no different. I'm knocking you spark out," Fury said during their face to face on BT Sport.

Fury does not view Wilder as a career fighter. He believes the unbeaten champion was originally looking to enter another sport, and took up boxing after striking out. Wilder captured a bronze medal in the 2008 Olympic games and turned pro in the same year.

"You're a basketball player. You came into boxing at 21 year old, I've been doing this all my life. I've beat men like you seven days a week," Fury said.

The winner would fall in line to potentially fight IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO champion Anthony Joshua in April of next year.

User Comments and Feedback
Comment by sportbuddha on 10-16-2018

[QUOTE=Noelanthony;19189103]I agree with all your points it’s just Tyson depends heavily on reflex and though his reflex responses are very good, his predilection to carry a low guard whilst evading punches will be his undoing. I think Fury will make…

Comment by Noelanthony on 10-14-2018

[QUOTE=LoadedWraps;19193152]It's based on lifestyle and nutrition, no actual age, bright one. And depression, being classified as a mental condition does not mean you are "mentally weak" in the way it was implied here. It's an ignorant take and if you…

Comment by abracada on 10-14-2018

[QUOTE=BIGPOPPAPUMP;19188774]Lineal champion Tyson Fury (27-0, 19 KOs) feels very confident in his ability to unseat WBC world champion Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs), who is heavily favored to win their upcoming contest. Wilder will defend his title against Fury on…

Comment by Noelanthony on 10-14-2018

[QUOTE=champion4ever;19193520]I personally think he is a live piece of s[COLOR="Black"]hi[/COLOR]t![/QUOTE] Lololololol

Comment by champion4ever on 10-14-2018

[QUOTE=Noelanthony;19193307]Ok if you are depressed what is your mental state or condition? What connotations are attached to the term mental depression.? “I promise it won’t go well!!” ..... fu#ck me you are a live one. You are stubborn , stupid…

Top Headlines
Fortuna-Campbell: WBC Grants One Week Extension, Purse Bid Hearing Delayed Rosario Knew He 'Had Williams When They Offered Me The Fight' Julian Williams: I've Been Here Before; I'll Bounce Back Even Better Rosario's Promoter: Julian Williams 'Definitely' Overlooked Him! Mikey Garcia vs. Jessie Vargas To Carry Full VADA Testing Triple WBA World Title Rumble in "KO To Drugs" Festival in Panama Significant Continental Forum 2020 AIBA in Panama UFC's White Compares McGregor To Ali, Tyson, Leonard Tyson Fury Maps Next Three Fights: Wilder, Joshua, Then Whyte Jeison Rosario Breaks Down TKO of Julian Williams All Roads Lead To Floyd Mayweather. Still. Tyson Fury: After I Beat Wilder - I'll Sit Down With Dana White Alberto Machado's Handlers Pushing For Francisco Vargas Clash Oubaali vs. Donaire WBC Bantamweight Title Fight Heads To Purse Bid Hearing McGregor: Mayweather Going Through Money Fast - Rematch Will Happen Fortuna vs. Campbell: WBC Orders Purse Bid, Jan. 21 in Mexico City Claressa Shields Fires Back at Laila Ali: You're All Bark, No Bite! Chris Colbert: I Knew I Was Going To Dominate The Corrales Fight Felix Verdejo: I Give Myself a 'C' - I Want To Keep Working Hard Alvarez: I Wanted To Come Back as The Fighter That Beat Kovalev Rosario: I Saw My Power Affected Julian Williams Right Away Eleider Alvarez Blasts Out Michael Seals With One Shot Julian Williams: I Have Rematch Clause, It Will Be Immediate! Jeison Rosario Batters Julian Williams in Huge Upset Felix Verdejo, Christopher Diaz Get Wins in New York Jonathan Guzman Blasts Hernandez in Knockdown War Joey Spencer: I'm Going To Stay Busy, Have Four Fights in 2020 Tyson Fury: McGregor Back in Boxing is Great For The Sport! Floyd Mayweather Teases Rematch With Conor McGregor Eleider Alvarez vs. Michael Seals - CompuBox Punch Stats Jeison Rosario vs. Julian Williams - CompuBox Punch Stats Eleider Alvarez Crushes Michael Seals With One Shot in Seventh Eleider Alvarez vs. Michael Seals - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Felix Verdejo Easily Decisions Manuel Rey Rojas Over 10 Rounds Jeison Rosario Batters Julian Williams For TKO in Five, Shocker To Win Titles Julian Williams vs. Jeison Rosario - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Colbert Drops, Out-Points Corrales; Wins WBA Interim 130-Pound Title Joey Spencer Stays Unbeaten, Out-Points Spring In 6-Rounder Sebastian Formella, Peter Kadiru Win Big in Hamburg Jorge Cota Stops Game Cornflake LaManna In Fifth Round
Latest Forum Threads