In anticipation of the December 1 heavyweight world title showdown between WBC champion Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder and lineal champion Tyson “Gypsy King” Fury, the fighters will embark on a three-city international press tour beginning Monday, October 1 in London where the two larger-than-life personalities will face off and sound off.
The tour will continue on Tuesday, October 2 in New York City at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum Complex and conclude in Los Angeles on Wednesday, Oct. 3 at a venue to be announced.
The U.S. events are OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
Wilder vs. Fury will take place Saturday, December 1 at a venue to be announced soon and will be produced and distributed by SHOWTIME PPV®.
Please mark your calendars and share the public event information with your readers, listeners and followers. All press conferences will be streamed LIVE on the SHOWTIME Sports YouTube channel & SHOWTIME Boxing Facebook page.
WILDER vs. FURY International Press Tour Dates & Locations:
MONDAY, OCTOBER 1
BT Sport Headquarters
East Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London E15 2GW
12:00 p.m. GMT – Press Conference
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2
NEW YORK CITY – OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Flight Deck at Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum Complex
Pier 86, W. 46th St, New York, NY 10036
12:00 p.m. ET – Doors Open to the Public
12:30 p.m. ET – Press Conference
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 3
LOS ANGELES – OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Star Plaza – STAPLES Center
Corner of Chick Hearn Court/11th Street (same street) and Figueroa Street
1111 S. Figueroa Street; Los Angeles, California 90015
12:00 p.m. PT – Doors Open to the Public
12:30 p.m. PT – Press Conference