Las Vegas, NV- Fans of the Sweet Science, and Tyson Fury received some bittersweet news on Monday as it was announced that Fury’s current promoter Frank Warren and his Queensberry Promotions have decided to enter into a multi-fight co-promotional agreement with Bob Arum’s Top Rank Boxing and ESPN. While not all terms of the deal which was announced on Monday were disclosed; many rightfully wondered what this announcement means for the prospects of the much-talked about rematch between the undefeated 30 year-old Fury (27-0-1) and current undefeated WBC Heavyweight Champ Deontay Wilder (40-0-1, 39 KO). Fight fans and even casual fans of the sport have been clamoring for the two heavy-handed titans to run it back ever since their first title fight ended in a controversial draw. Serious fight fans will also be painfully aware of the fact that this could throw that into uncertainty as Wilder is currently signed with Al Haymon’s Premier Boxing Champions promotional outfit, which broadcasts fights exclusively on FOX and SHOWTIME. Despite these difficulties, it is this scribe’s firm belief that the very intelligent folks at Top Rank, including de facto COO Todd DuBoeuf will find a way to make this fight, considering that it is quite literally the biggest fight to be made in boxing, barring none.
Don’t forget, all your latest happenings in the Fight game and Vegas, are properly covered right here, check back for all the latest boxing news here.
Follow @LVSportsDaily on twitter.
Must See News
/ 2 weeks ago
Photo by WKYC During the mid stages of free agency, the Browns pulled off...
/ 3 weeks ago
Los Angeles- Chris Taylor, Matt Beaty, and Will Smith will participate with the Los...
Recent Posts: The Oliver's Twist
If the Orlando Magic (29-34) wanted to secure a playoff spot this season, all they need to do is keep playing the top NBA teams. The Golden State Warriors (43-19) found themselves on the losing end of a tough Florida swing Thursday night. The Golden State Warriors have had the Magic’s number over the last […]
$330 million. Let that number sink in for a moment. Bryce Harper agreed to the record setting free agent contract with the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday. Harper’s deal is for 13 years and features no opt-out clauses. The deal is the largest in MLB history breaking Giancarlo Stanton’s record $325 million contract. Stanton signed his […]
The Orlando Magic (28-34) always seem to play tougher against the elite NBA teams. Maybe a match up against the Golden State Warriors (43-18) is what they need to get back in the win column and into the playoff picture. The Warriors are coming off a gut-wrenching 126-125 loss to the Miami Heat in which […]