Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder’s trilogy fight has been resheduled for 9 October.
WBC heavyweight champion Fury was scheduled to fight Wilder in Las Vegas on 24 July.
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It emerged last Friday however that the Briton had tested positive for Covid with his third meeting with ‘The Bronze Bomber’ postponed as a result.Fury’s promoters Top Rank and Queensberry Promotions have now confirmed the hew fight date in October at the same arena.
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A short statement read: ‘WBC and lineal heavyweight champino Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder will now conclude their epic trilogy on 9 October at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, after the 24 July event was postponed due to Fury’s positive Covid-19 diagnosis. Tickets purchased for 24 July will be honoured for the rescheduled date.’
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