English heavyweight Tyson Fury, known as "The Gypsy King", and American knockout artist Deontay "The Bronze Bomber" Wilder have recently fought for a third time, settling a bitter and ugly feud in the ring, and deciding once and for all who's the better fighter between the two.
Wilder and Fury drew their first fight with a tight decision. And fan fights were split down the middle as well. This triggered a media campaign for a second fight that got ugly and started a bitter rivalry between them. Things got personal after Fury won the second fight and both fighters had it in for each other!
Tyson Fury Beats Deontay Wilder By Knockout
Tyson "The Gypsy King" Fury won the third installment of this epic showdown with an 11th round knockout that saw Wilder hit the canvas flat on his back. When it was over Wilder refused to shake hands with his opponent, adding more fuel to the fire between the two. Fury called out Wilder for being a "sore loser", highlighting that he himself had been a "gentleman" about the fight.
It remains to be seen whether or not their rivalry will be put to bed after Fury's victory, but it is unlikely that this story won't develop further once Wilder recovers his pride! Heavyweight boxing is often full of long sagas like theirs, and it seems like both fighters are very much still in their prime. One thing is for sure: fight fans will welcome many more battles between these two warriors!