Rematch between Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder on $ 150 million plus fight … with two million pay-per-view TV sales expected in the US
- Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder rematch is set to a $ 150 million fight
- Bon Arum predicts at least two million pay-per-view TV sales in America only
- In the UK, BT Sport expects to break records for their subscription channel at the box office
- Rematch between Fury and Wilder will take place on February 22 in Las Vegas
February 22, MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas is about to become official.
It is also likely to grow in a fight of more than $ 150 million (£ 114 million), with promoter Bon Arum predicting at least two million pay-per-view TV sales in America.
In this country, BT Sports expects to break records for their Box Office subscription channel.
Arum will be in London on Saturday to join Fury & # 39; s British promoter Frank Warren at the London launch.
On Sunday, there is a spectacular promo during the NFL match programming on the Fox cable network, which shares the American pay television with ESPN.
The re-run of the epic Fury-Wilder WBC world title draw, in which Fury recovered from being knocked unconscious to the fight end, is taken very seriously by both great men. ]
Fury, who surrendered last month to WWE wrestling in Saudi Arabia, set up a camp in Vegas last week with the new trainer Javan SugarHill Steward.
Wilder has not broken the training since knocking / trimming with his abandonment of the dangerous Luis Ortiz in their rematch.
Now the big sale starts.