Bob arum asked that the face-to-face not be held at the press conference between Tyson fury and Deontay Wilder to prevent what happened to Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez and Caleb Plant.
Also the president of Top rank broke out with the attitude of the presenter Kate abdo and noted that by avoiding the faceoff, they saved the fight this Saturday, October 9.
“We have certain controls so they don’t do things like that,” he said. Arum furious. “If they had gotten face to face, they might have started jostling each other. There was no security up there and this driver was provoking them. She ended up totally hurt. “
The president of Top rank and promoter of Fury he ended up extremely annoyed with the driver Kate abdo and the organization of the event, since, from his perspective, everything was to provoke both boxers.
“I really don’t give a damn, but it was obvious what I was doing,” he commented. “And in the end it seemed that he did not understand that there should not be face to face. We said no, we don’t want to face to face and in the end he goes and says that they will do the face to face. Let her and the others go to hell. By avoiding this, we saved the fight. “
With Fury and Wilder, they remembered what happened to Canelo
Arum He did not see badly the exchange of insults between both fighters, but said that the environment on stage was not ideal to carry out a face-to-face that could end up worse than that of Canelo Alvarez and Caleb Plant a few weeks ago.
“Of course Tyson I wouldn’t have let go Wilder as if nothing and that’s fine, “he commented. But in the end, who was going to stop them? They are in high spirits, they are fighters, human beings and they had just insulted each other in front of everyone, saying the worst of each other, which is part of the preview of this fight. Words don’t hurt, but if you put them in the mouths of two mad dogs and you are pushing them to start something, there are problems. There must have been security up there. I do not understand”.
Since the match was announced, the two have heated up the confrontation with insults and threats for their fight.
Recently, Tyson boasted a bench with the beaten face of Wilder that he will use during the fight and Wilder He threatened to knock him out in what will be their third match.