WBC champion Deontay Wilder a career-high weight for Tyson Fury
By Peter Gilbert
Last Updated: / / / (1: 22 am
Tyson Fury weighed in three stone heavier than WBC champion Deontay Wilder ahead of Saturday’s heavyweight rematch in Las Vegas.
Fury weighed in at (st 7lbs) 337 lbs), while Wilder tipped the scales at a career-high (st 7lbs) (lbs).
Britain’s former unified champion came in over . 5lbs heavier than his first meeting with Wilder and only three pounds lighter than his previous heaviest mark of lbs for his comeback fight against sefer seferi in
Wilder, who weighed his lightest in a decade when they first fought, this time the American came in at a career-high weight after putting on 27. 5lbs s ince their December draw.
Fury and Wilder had been banned from sharing a final face-off after shoving each other at the press conference.
The British fighter directed a few heated words at Wilder
But the fired-up rivals still shouted a few parting insults at each other before they eventually left the stage.
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