Deontay Wilder gave an inspiring efficiency towards Tyson Fury however got here up brief on Saturday at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
The former heavyweight champ put the present titleholder down twice however hit the canvas thrice himself and was stopped at 1:10 of the eleventh spherical of an all-time traditional.
What may he say afterward? Here’s a press release he launched.
“I did my best, but it wasn’t good enough,” Wilder mentioned. “I’m undecided what occurred. I do know that in coaching he did sure issues, and I additionally knew that he didn’t are available in at 277 to be a ballet dancer.
“He came to lean on me, try to rough me up, and he succeeded.”
Wilder (42-2-1, 41 KOS) has now been knocked out by Fury (31-0-1, 22 KOs) in back-to-back fights, which leaves the 35-year-old’s fast future up within the air.
However, his brave effort on Saturday actually gained him many followers. We haven’t seen the final of Deontay Wilder.