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British boxer Tyson fury considered himself the winner of the battle for the title of world champion under version WBC against American Deontay Wilder. The game ended in a draw, and the fury has twice been knocked down. The word athlete leads The Guardian.
“We were in a far away land, I fell twice, but I still believe that I won this fight. I was the absolute professional here. I went to Germany to fight Wladimir Klitschko, and now went to America to fight DevTeam Wilder. God bless America. Gypsy king is back,” said fury after the fight in Los Angeles (California, USA).
It is noted that both fighters are interested in revenge.
The fight took place on the night of 2 Dec. Fury has been knocked down in the 9th and 12th rounds, but survived to the end. The expense referee notes: 115:111 in favor of Wilder, 114:110 in favor of fury, 113:113. As a result, the Wilder retained the title.
Wilder held its first tied match at 40 won victories. Fury also never suffered defeat in 27 fights.
Video, photo All from Russia.