Fury vows knockout after Wilder’s silent treatment

World champ Tyson Fury is guaranteeing to provide a speedy success over Deontay Wilder next month when the 2 heavyweights resume their competition in a smash hit trilogy battle in Las Vegas.

Fury, the unbeaten World Boxing Council champ, came in person with a stony-faced Wilder at a Los Angeles interview on Tuesday to buzz the July 24 bout at the T-Mobile Arena.

Bizarrely, Wilder, who was provided a ruthless pounding in 7 one-sided rounds by Fury in their 2nd battle in February 2020, decreased to talk throughout Tuesday’s occasion after quick initial remarks.

“Enough said,” Wilder stated. “Time to cut off his head. Because come July 24 there will be bloodshed, get your tickets now, I’ll see you soon.”

After that, Wilder stayed a quiet existence, disregarding concerns from a mediator, eyes concealed behind dark sunglasses with big earphones secured securely over his ears.

With Wilder providing the audience the quiet treatment, it was delegated Fury, the 32-year-old self-styled “Gypsy King” from England to do the talking.

Fury — who took on in a 5min 30sec staredown with Wilder on phase prior to the American turned away — was bemused by the previous champ’s rejection to engage.

“It shows how weak of a mental person he is and how much of the beating from the last fight has taken an emotional and physical effect on his life,” Fury stated.

“All this bloodshed stuff, I’ve heard it all before. He said all this last time. Decapitation and bloodshed and all that. And we all know what happened after that.”

– ‘Incorrect factors’ –

Fury had actually been getting ready for a money-spinning marriage bout versus fellow Briton Anthony Joshua, the WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight champ, up until a judgment by a judge last month discovered that he was contractually required to deal with Wilder for a 3rd time.

Wilder, who knocked Fury down two times in their very first conference in December 2018 which ended in a draw, supposedly refused a deal of step-aside cash to waive his right to a 3rd battle.

Fury thinks that is an error that Wilder will pertain to be sorry for, asserting on Tuesday that the previous champ (42-1-1) is handling the rematch for the “wrong reasons”.

“I’m looking for a big knockout straightaway,” stated Fury. “I don’t believe he’s mentally, physically or emotionally involved in his fight.

“I believe he’s doing it for the incorrect factors. And when individuals do things for the incorrect factors they constantly wind up end up getting hurt.”

Wilder has offered various explanations for his crushing defeat against Fury last year, from the weighty, elaborate costume he wore on his way to the ring to the kind of gloves worn by his opponent.

“We’re all fed up with excuse-making individuals,” Fury said. “In boxing you win some you lose some. There’s constantly someone much better on the night, you get beat by a much better male on the night where I originate from you shake his hands and you state, ‘Fair play. I’ll get you next time’. That’s it.”

Fury meanwhile revealed that he is planning on bulking up for next month’s bout, potentially weighing in at around 300-pounds as he chases a knockout victory inside three rounds.

“I’m not searching for motion, I’m simply searching for a knockout, like I did last time,” Fury said. “I’m going to run him over as if I’m an 18-wheeler, and he’s a person. I ensure you, he does not pass by where he did in the past.”


Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.