Former undisputed heavyweight champion Mike Tyson got involved in the build-up to Deontay Wilder vs Tyson Fury II when dropping an awesome promo.
Working with BT Sport alongside Wilder and Fury, Tyson sets up the huge heavyweight rematch beautifully ahead of February 22nd.
Wilder and Fury trade blows for the second time following one of the most enthralling top division battles for some time in December 2018.
They do it all again in the boxing capital of the world, the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
Tyson will be a special guest at the fight having taken in Wilder’s last two fights against Dominic Breazeale and Luis Ortiz in New York and Nevada respectively.
‘The Baddest Man on the Planet’ certainly remains firmly involved in the sport in the form of his ‘Hotboxin’ Podcast’ and regularly talks to the biggest names.
Recent guests on the show include Fury himself in a candid chat. Plus Anthony Joshua conqueror Andy Ruiz Jr., and ex-opponent Evander Holyfield.
The long-awaited rematch of heavyweight titans is set. Undefeated WBC champion Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder and unbeaten lineal champion Tyson “The Gypsy King” Fury will continue their rivalry in the ring on Saturday, February 22 live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas in a historic, joint FOX Sports PPV & ESPN+ PPV.
Tickets are on sale NOW. They can be purchased at www.mgmgrand.com or www.axs.com. The event is promoted by BombZquad Promotions, TGB Promotions, Top Rank and Frank Warren’s Queensberry Promotions. A Premier Boxing Champions presentation.
Wilder vs. Fury II has been highly anticipated since their first meeting. Wilder retained his title due to split draw after Fury miraculously rose from a 12th-round knockdown to finish the fight. It is one of the most memorable moments in heavyweight history. Furthermore, it has raised the historical stakes heading into the rematch February 22.