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USA: 'I brought you back' - Wilder taunts Fury ahead of heavyweight title rematch

United States, Las Vegas
February 20, 2020 at 05:08 GMT +00:00 · Published

World Boxing Council Heavyweight Champion Deontay Wilder and his challenger British boxer Tyson Fury exchanged barbs in Las Vegas on Wednesday, ahead of their upcoming heavyweight title rematch.

"I brought you back, I provided food and put food on your table for your family to eat, and I'm doing it for the second time. So don't you ever forget that," said Wilder.

"You know you owe me everything, I brung you to this level, welcome to big time boxing, it's his second fight on the top. He fought his number one ranked opponent Luiz Ortiz in his last fight, he done 300,000 buys (pay-per view buys)," countered Fury.

The pairs fight was dubbed 'Unfinished Business' as the rematch bout between the two unbeaten heavyweight champions after their last one in 2018 ended in a controversial split decision draw.

Their highly anticipated fight is set for Saturday 22 February and is to be held in Las Vegas's MGM Grand Garden Arena.

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World Boxing Council Heavyweight Champion Deontay Wilder and his challenger British boxer Tyson Fury exchanged barbs in Las Vegas on Wednesday, ahead of their upcoming heavyweight title rematch.

"I brought you back, I provided food and put food on your table for your family to eat, and I'm doing it for the second time. So don't you ever forget that," said Wilder.

"You know you owe me everything, I brung you to this level, welcome to big time boxing, it's his second fight on the top. He fought his number one ranked opponent Luiz Ortiz in his last fight, he done 300,000 buys (pay-per view buys)," countered Fury.

The pairs fight was dubbed 'Unfinished Business' as the rematch bout between the two unbeaten heavyweight champions after their last one in 2018 ended in a controversial split decision draw.

Their highly anticipated fight is set for Saturday 22 February and is to be held in Las Vegas's MGM Grand Garden Arena.

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