Home

Headlines Weather Search

News

Sports

Business

World

Radio

Radio Fiji One Mirchi FM Gold FM Bula FM 2Day FM Radio Fiji Two

TV

FBC TV FBC Sports FBC 2

Sports

Fury vs Wilder rematch given green light by WBC

December 8, 2018 12:01 pm
Tyson Fury [left] and Deontay Wilder

The World Boxing Council has given the green light for a rematch between heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury after their controversial draw in Los Angeles.

The WBC made a unanimous agreement to sanction a rematch in a meeting of the board of governors.

The bout that resulted in a controversial draw last week has created a popular demand for the fans to see a rematch.

Fury’s promoter Frank Warren says both parties want a rematch and his fighter is pushing for it to be in the UK