Wednesday 29 March 2017

Tyson Fury and Wladimir Klitschko to fight again in July

Tyson Fury celebrates after beating Wladimir Klitschko
Tyson Fury celebrates after beating Wladimir Klitschko

Declan Warrington

An agreement is in place for the rematch between Tyson Fury and Wladimir Klitschko for the WBA and WBO heavyweight titles to take place in Manchester on July 9, according to the British fighter's trainer and uncle Peter Fury.

Fury senior tweeted that the long-awaited rematch will be confirmed later on Friday, and claimed the fight would take place in Manchester.

"(On) 9th July Tyson Fury vs Klitschko is coming to Manchester Uk," he wrote on Twitter.

"Official announcement coming 12 noon."

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