Wilder will try to avoid rematch at all costs, says Fury

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The pair fought out a thrilling yet contentious draw in Los Angeles on Saturday night, with underdog Fury largely out-boxing pre-fight favourite Wilder, only to be pegged back on the scorecards after being floored twice by the American.

Negotiations for a fight between Wilder and Joshua broke down earlier this year, but Finkel is willing to go ahead provided that talks with Matchroom Boxing boss Eddie Hearn remain private. On Saturday, he miraculously withstood a devastating, final-round knockdown that appeared to knock him out cold. It's time to dissect the fallout of the massive fight in the Deontay Wilder vs. Tyson Fury post-fight press conference. Sports, will be immediately followed by the premiere of ALL ACCESS: WILDER vs. FURY EPILOGUE. ALL ACCESS: WILDER vs. FURY EPILOGUE goes behind the scenes, into the locker rooms, corners and inner circles as Fury aims to complete a storybook comeback and Wilder looks to continue his reign as the “baddest man on the planet.”.

If everything is in the paper, I have no desire to discuss anything, and let him go fight who he wants.

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However, rather than the rematch the boxing world would undoubtedly love to see, Wilder's team have indicated they have a heavyweight unification bout with Anthony Joshua in their sights. You'd have a 90,000 gate at Wembley, so you're talking serious money.

"I find it invigorating". They've said they do. However, he came out on top in most of these by a just a couple more successful landed punches.

"They said he wasn't going to sell any tickets".

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"I've worked with Mike Tyson, Frank Bruno - all of those". It was one of the most exciting fights - certainly the most exciting I've seen at heavyweight in America since Lennox Lewis-Vitali Klitschko.

If nothing else, both fighters dramatically raised their profile and proved that the heavyweight division is the glamour division of the sport. "Now, Fury's the people's champion". After two-and-a-half years out the ring, ten stone ballooned, mental health problems.

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