Wilder vs Fury 2 cancelled

May 16, 2013
Fury has decided to pursue another opponent after signing with top rank..

WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman says plans for a rematch between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury have been shelved.
The WBC ordered a rematch earlier this year after a split decision draw between the fighters in December and even extended the negotiation period after requests from both management teams.

However, Sulaiman said he received confirmation from Fury that the challenger would look elsewhere for his next bout.

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Sith Lord
Mar 1, 2019
Signing with ESPN for the money he did was always going to mean that the rematch wasn't going to be the next fight for either Wilder or Fury.
Jun 6, 2013
It can only mean they're looking down the road at AJ, since Wilder-Fury II is already a huge money maker.