Tyson Fury vs Derek Chisora III has officially been confirmed for December 3 on the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium survive BT Sport Box Office. Tickets can be available via Ticket Master at midday on Friday.
The Gypsy King will put up his WBC title against Del Boy with Daniel Dubois defending his WBA (regular) strap against Kevin Lerena within the co-main event. Speaking in regards to the doubleheader during a press release from Queensbury Promotions, Frank Warren said: “I’m thrilled to be delivering a Tyson Fury world title defence in front of the British fans in London. Tyson clearly conquered America across his trilogy with Deontay Wilder and there’s also huge demand to stage his fights from sites the world over.
“Tyson desired to fight in his home country again this yr following his special night at Wembley Stadium in April. This brings us to the magnificent Tottenham Hotspur Stadium and a match against an old rival in Derek Chisora. Derek, also an enormous favourite with British fans, has reinvented himself lately and Tyson has long stated his want to fight him for a 3rd time.
“Tyson can’t afford any slip-up on this fight as he has the much-publicised undisputed match-up with Usyk within the Recent Yr which we’re really looking forward to.
The pair was excellent friends, nevertheless, their relationship soured after Chisora predicted that Dillian Whyte would knock out Fury ahead of their April showdown at Wembley Stadium. Taking exception to the comments, Fury vowed to ‘punch’ Chisora the subsequent time they saw one another.
Shortly after, Fury made an approach to face Chisora in December however the initial negotiations fell through with Chisora ‘pricing himself out’ of the competition. Now, an agreement has finally been reached and the rating could be settled.