After knocking out WBC heavyweight champion, Deontay Wilder to claim his belt, new WBC heavyweight champion, Tyson Fury said the ‘King has returned.”
“I want to shout out Deontay Wilder, he showed the heart of a champion. He got up and battled onto round seven. He is a warrior, he will be back and be champion again.
“But the king has returned to the top of the throne.”
Fury knocked out Wilder in the seventh round to win the WBC Heavyweight championship title belt.
With the victory, Britain’s Fury has thus become the world heavyweight champion for the second time.
Fury produced a brutal and brilliant masterclass to batter Wilder to a seventh-round stoppage.
He floored the American twice in the fight before Wilder’s corner threw in the towel in the Seventh round.
The Briton dominated the fight from round one to the end, with Wilder not in the contest all through the period.
Wilder had no answer to the superior fighting prowess of Fury and he was outclassed in every department.