A night of constant emotions they offered Tyson fury and Deontay Wilder in Las Vegas with a win for him King of the Gypsies by knockout in eleven rounds in which there were five falls, but will it reach them to have the distinction to Fight of the Year?
Two contests have moved in 2021 and between the two could be the one considered Fight of the Year. The one of the heavy ones, between Fury and Wilder; and the one who starred Juan Francisco “Gallo” Estrada and Román “Chocolatito” González on March 13.
That night at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas, the Gallo Estrada he won by split decision with cards of 117-111, 115-113 and 113-115. Thus he avenged his defeat nine years ago and in the process unify the super flyweight titles of the CMB and of the AMB.
Exchanges from the first episodes, a relentless fight and an impressive amount of punches. 2,059 hits were thrown in 36 minutes, according to Compubox, and ended with a win for him Rooster, although that night the balance could be tipped either way. What was clear that night is that she would be a candidate for Fight of the Year.
Electrifying, Fury vs Wilder 3
This past Saturday, on an already memorable October 9, Fury and Wilder electrified the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. It was one of the best heavyweight battles of recent times, a triumph that allowed the Briton to remain as champion of the CMB in the closing of the trilogy between both boxers.
Emotions from start to finish had the fight and they came soon, from the third round, when the Englishman’s right hand hit his rival to send him to the canvas. Wilder He seemed finished, but he reacted and in the fourth round he knocked down the champion twice. They were both saved by the bell.
Uppers, flies, punches of all calibers and many with the smell of knockout were thrown over and over again, until Fury connected another right to Wilder to knock him down in the tenth, though Bronze Bomber closed better and hurt Fury, who could survive. In the 11th came the brutal impact that ended the aspirations of Wilder, who showed courage and claw.
The pace of the fight, the five falls, the emotions they provoked and the way it was resolved leave the Fury-Wilder III as a serious candidate for Fight of the Year. And even the violent right hook that gave the victory to Fury without hesitation will compete for him Knockout of the Year.
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