on Sunday morning around noon. 7 English time stretched out both Tyson Fury and buddy Otto Wallin hands in the air, after 12 grueling rounds.
It was, however, the briton, who could pull out victorious out of sværvægtskampen in T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, and now waiting for a revanchekamp against the champion of the world Deontay Wilder is probably for The Gypsy King.
He won the fight according to a unanimous panel of judges, who gave him the votes, 116-112, 117-111 and 118-110.
Furys left eye, so not too good. Photo: Steve Marcus/Reuters/Ritzau Scanpix
Wallin also got a couple of hearty hug. Photo: Steve Marcus/Reuters/Ritzau Scanpix
It was, however, far from without problems, that Fury pulled out the victory in the country. A nasty eye injury affected him much.
- I could not see out of my left eye most of the fight. I have not seen the wound. It feels right bad, but I'm a sigøjnerkriger, says Fury right after the fight and stresses that Wallin was a 'tough swede' to fight against.
Fury said, unequivocally, that Wilder was to be his next challenge.
Deontay Wilder, I'll have you next time, your bum.
Wilder and Fury met for the first time in december last year, where the judges could not agree on the outcome. A had Fury as the winner, a second Wilder and the last thought that it was a tie affair.
the Swede was collected after the purge, where he had pressed the favorite.
- I did everything I could, " says Wallin.
- Tonight's performance says to me that no one should doubt my heart and that I am a good fighter.
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