It was respectless. The English fighter Tyson fury, 31, won tonight for knock out technician in the seventh round, to the American Deontay Wilder and new champion of the heavyweight was proclaimed, World Boxing Council (WBC) version.
The 12-round fight, which was held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas (Nevada), was a complete exhibition by the Furywho before the corner of Wilder He threw the towel in abandonment of the hitherto world champion, had already knocked him down twice, in the third and fifth round.
During the sixth round, ‘The great gypsy’ boasted superiority by sticking out his tongue and trying to lick the blood that Wilder began to spill from the first stages of the fight. The 34-year-old American boxer, who made his eleventh title defense, suffered the first defeat of his professional career to leave a 42-1-1 record, and 40 wins on the fast track.