By Michael Benson
25th November 2019,
Tyson Fury has dismissed Deontay Wilder as having no more than a ‘puncher’s chance’ against him in their upcoming rematch.
The WBC heavyweight champion was outboxed for the first six rounds of his bout against clever Cuban Luis Ortiz on Saturday night, but then ended the contest with one right hand in the seventh.
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Wilder will now move on to a rematch with Britain’s‘Gypsy King’who he drew with last December.
Fury reacted to the Ortiz knockout by saying: “Wilder has nothing more than a puncher’s chance vs me.
“I’m gonna school him even more than the first fight. Bum City.”
Wilder has nothing more than a punchers chance vs me, I’m gonna school even more than the first fight. 🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣#BUMCITY
— TYSON FURY (@Tyson_Fury)November 24, 2019
In their first meetinh, Fury, like Ortiz, outboxedWilderfor the majority of the rounds.
However, the American scored two knockdowns in the ninth and twelfth which contributed to the judges ultimately ruling the bout a draw.
The pair will now get the chance to settle the score, most likely on February 22 in Las Vegas.