Following the first fight between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury in December 2018, there's been much talk in the boxing world of a potential rematch between the two. It appears as though boxing fans are going to get there wish a rematch has been scheduled to take place on the 22nd of February 2020.
The first meeting between Wilder and Fury took place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. Wilder was the undefeated defending WBC heavyweight champion while Fury was the undefeated challenger and former WBA (Super), IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight champion. A fantastic night of boxing was predicted but no one could have anticipated the controversial nature of the result.
The fight ended in a split draw and even the results were announced incorrectly which caused further confusion. Therefore, the fighters have unfinished business and their second coming together is likely to be held at the MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada. Which man will come out on top in Wilder vs Fury 2?
| ||Deontay Wilder ||Tyson Fury |
|AGE: ||34 ||31 |
|STANCE: ||Orthodox ||Orthodox |
|HEIGHT: ||2.00 m. ||2.05 m. |
|REACH: ||2.11 m. ||2.16 m. |
|FIGHTS: ||43 ||30 |
|RECORD: ||42-0-1 ||29-0-1 |
|KO WINS: ||41 ||20 |
Continue below for our Deontay Wilder vs Tyson Fury predictions and the latest Wilder vs Fury II betting odds.
1. Fury vs Wilder Predictions
The initial fight between Wilder and Fury had been discussed for many years before it finally took place in 2018. Despite the match ending in a draw, many onlookers believed Fury did more than enough to win the fight and the result was met with boos from some people in the crowd. The fact that Fury was knocked down could have had an influence on the thoughts of the judges but the more accomplished performance was thought to be that by the Englishman.
Since the draw with Wilder, Fury has had two fights and won them both. The first was against German Tom Schwarz which ended in a second round technical knockout and the second was a unanimous decision victory against Otto Wallin of Sweden.
Many Fury vs Wilder betting tips believe the former has the edge over the American fighter and we will not see a repeat of the controversial draw witnessed in the first match between the pair. The Fury vs Wilder II betting odds have Fury as the favourite priced at 8/11 with Unibet.
Read on for more Fury vs Wilder predictions below as we take a look at the defending WBC heavyweight champion.
2. Wilder vs Fury Betting Tips
The Wilder vs Fury 2 betting odds have the American as the slight outsider with odds of 11/10 to win the fight with William Hill. Like his opponent, Wilder has participated in two fights since his previous meeting with Fury. The first was a straightforward affair as Wilder knocked out Dominic Breazeale in the first round but his second fight proved to be more problematic.
Luis Ortiz appeared to be having the better of things before Wilder struck with a fantastic punch to send the Cuban to the canvas. Ortiz could not recover and Wilder won the fight in the 7th round. Nonetheless, it was not a great performance by the American and given the fact Fury was widely considered to be the winner of their first match, Wilder comes into the second meeting with plenty to prove despite being the defending champion.
For more Wilder vs Fury betting tips we continue with our Fury vs Wilder preview below.
3. Tyson Fury vs Deontay Wilder II Betting Odds
Considering the punching power of both men, it came as somewhat of a surprise to see the flight go the full distance the first time they met. Both Wilder and Fury are capable of landing significant blows to stop their opponent. However, there will be a nagging doubt in the mind of Wilder, despite the way he stopped Ortiz recently, that he cannot win this fight by knockout.
Having landed punches and sent Fury to the canvas twice in their previous fight, only to see the Englishman get up can continue, there must be doubts as to whether Wilder can stop his opponent. Therefore, perhaps his best chance of winning is on points and the Wilder vs Fury II betting odds offer 10/1 with Unibet for Wilder to win by decision or technical decision.
Fury on the other hand, is yet to put Wilder on his back so it remains an unknown as to whether the American would recover from such a blow. 20 of Fury’s 29 victories have come by way of knockout and he would love to extend that to 21 of 30 victories by sending Wilder to the canvas in this fight.
The Fury vs Wilder betting odds have 4/1 with Unibet for Fury to win by knockout, technical knockout or disqualification.
4. Deontay Wilder vs Tyson Fury II Live Stream
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