Although it looked like the bad blood between the two would end after the end of the trilogy, it certainly wasn’t.
In a post-war interview. BT SportTyson Roche reveals what Donte Wilder told him when the winner went to shake hands with the Englishman, The Bronze Bomber. Anger revealed:
“Well done,” I said. “I don’t want to show any sport or honor,” he said. I said, no problem! [I was] Very surprised, loser, a fool. Do you know what To be a great fighter, you have to have courage and respect, and he can’t do that tonight. “
Watch Tyson Fury’s interview below:
Here is footage of The Gypsy King approaching Donte Wilder after the battle:
After eleven rounds of slag fest, Tyson Fury finally landed on the ropes with a huge right hand supporting Wilder. The referee immediately stopped the fight after witnessing Wilder fall to the mat in a terrifying manner.
Below is a video of the knockout:
Tyson Fury claims to be the greatest heavyweight of his time.
In a post-war interview, Tyson Fury said he was the greatest heavyweight boxer of his generation. Praising Donte Wilder, he said:
“One hundred percent. Am I the greatest heavyweight of my time? Without a doubt. Number one, number one. Look what I’ve done! I’ve been in the last six battles in America, I’m the most devastated in history. What a puncture I’ve fought. The game. Not once, not twice, but three times. Danger, danger man. “
Watch the interview clip below: