According to reports, former heavyweight boxing champion Deontay Wilder exercises his right for a trilogy fight against new heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury on July 18th. The plan is for the fight to take place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas the same venue for their rematch back on February 22.
Fury won by TKO in the 7th round against Wilder in their rematch. Fury busted Wilder's eardrum, and knocked him down twice. Wilder's trainer threw in the towel, calling off the fight. Wilder lost every round leading up to the TKO loss.
In their first bout they fought to a draw.