WBC!! Tyson Fury stops Deontay Wilder in brutal seventh-round KO to win WBC heavyweight championship (photos/videos)
Tyson Fury has become the WBC heavyweight champion of the world, defeating Deontay Wilder in the 7th round in the Heavyweight championship clash on Sunday morning Feb 23rd at MGM Grand Arena, Las Vegas
Fury who came in as the challenger, surpassed the odds, by getting a technical knockout over Deontay Wilder.
In the third round, Fury knocked out Wilder, making the American fall down to the canvas, his second time of touching the canvas in his career.
In the last round (seventh), Fury smashed Wilder in the face with a straight right, and Wilder was trapped in the corner, causing his people to throw in the towel after noticing that he had a bloody cut on his mouth and blood dripping out of his ears. The referee immediately called off the match, granting Fury the much coveted WBC heavyweight crown, and Wilder’s first loss of his career.
Tyson Fury, the new champion, said
Fury now has the WBC , lineal and Ring Magazine belts. Congrats to him!!
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