Deontay Wilder, former heavyweight world champion, assured that he will arrive renewed for the third fight against Tyson fury next October 9.
“You are seeing a rejuvenated and reinvented Deontay Wilder“He said, according to BoxingScene. “The old Deontay it is no longer here. I can’t explain it to you in detail, but you will see it on October 9. I’m very anxious and I can’t wait ”.
The American has shared in recent months images and videos of his intense preparation to try to recover the heavyweight belt of the CMB, who lost to Fury in his last fight in February 2020.
Wilder He said that he had never trained like this for a match before and he feels fully to be able to beat Fury.
“This has been by far the best camp I’ve done in my entire career,” he warned. “Sometimes you need certain things to happen in life to make changes. There have been no distractions and now I am happy and in great shape physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually. “
One of the keys to changing Wilder it was the arrival of Malik Scott as head coach. According to his words, he created a great positive environment that has transformed him into a better fighter.
“Malik Scott he is a fantastic person and coach ”, he pointed out. “We met years ago in a sparring with Tomasz Adameck and we immediately did chemistry and formed a great brotherhood. I feel very loved in this camp and I don’t see anything negative. I’ve had time to perfect certain things about my boxing. You can’t always be perfect, but it doesn’t mean you can’t train to be perfect ”.
What’s next in the complete division?
After the triumph of Oleksandr Usyk upon Anthony Joshua, the panorama in the completes stopped focusing on the unification clash between the two Brits and opened space for new fighters such as the Ukrainian.
Wilder feels that regaining the belt is the only thing that matters for now and said to be focused on his mission to defeat Fury.
“I’m super focused,” he said. “Never before in my career have I been like this. This is my second phase. I have had fun defending my title in recent years. At this point, we are very serious about whatever. I’m in a happy place and I really feel comfortable. “
Wilder and Fury They will meet next Saturday, October 9 at the T-Mobile Arena, from Las Vegas, on a card that also features the fight between Adam kownacki and Robert Helenius, So Efe Ajagba and Frank sanchez, both in the division of the completes.