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Deontay Wilder admits his best was not good enough after his knockout defeat to Tyson Fury

American professional boxer, Deontay Wilder was yet again defeated by Tyson Fury yesterday in their most anticipated trilogy fight at the T-MOBILE Arena in Las Vegas after he was knocked out in the penultimate round.

Deontay Wilder in the fight was very aggressive in the early part using his jab to back up the larger Fury while trying to set up his powerful right hand which sent the Briton boxer to the canvas twice with shots to the head from close range.

Wilder after his first defeat changed his trainer to Malik Scott with the hope to get a revenge against the Gypsy King but doesn't worked out as planned.

The Bronze Bomber who started boxing at age 20 as an amateur will be 36 years this month and has now lost twice to same opponent in his over 40 professional fights, knocking out 41 opponents with 20 of the knockouts coming in the first round.

However, after his defeat yesterday the former heavyweight Champion has admitted that his best wasn't good enough to avoid the repeat of their second encounter.

He admitted that Tyson Fury's weight caused him a real issue during the fight:

"I did my best, but it wasn't good enough. I'm not sure what happened, I knew he didn't come in at 277Ibs to be a ballet dancer. He came to lean on me, try to rough me up and he succeeded".

With another excuse from the Bronze Bomber, the Gypsy King retained his belts in a classic heavyweight encounter to end the trilogy with Wilder.

Who and what is next for Deontay Wilder?


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