TYSON FURY takes on the relatively unknown Tom Schwarz up next.
The Gypsy King – who controversially drew with Deontay Wilder in December – faces Schwarz who is ranked no 2 by the WBO in Las Vegas.
When is the fight?
The fight night will take place on Saturday, June 15.
The Mack Center in Las Vegas will host the event.
This is two weeks after heavyweight rival Anthony Joshua was sensationally beaten by Andy Ruiz Jr on June 1.
It is expected that Fury will make his ring walk at around 4am BST.
What TV channel is it on and can I live stream it?
UK viewers will be able to watch the fight on BT Sport Box Office.
The fight can be purchased through BT Sport’s website or on your set-top box for £19.95.
The fight can be watched on BT TV, Sky, Virgin TV or via the BT Sport Box Office app or website
In the US, fans can watch the game on ESPN+ – Fury signed an £80 million five-fight deal with ESPN to fight across the US.
Subscriptions start at $4.99 a month.
Can I buy tickets?
Tickets are available on AXS.
They start at $54 for an upper tier seat and go up to $504 for a floor seat.
Who is on the undercard?
- Sullivan Barrera vs Jesse Hart (light heavyweight)
- Mikaela Mayer vs Lizbeth Crespo (lightweight)
- Albert Bell vs Andy Vences (featherweight)
- Isaac Lowe vs Duarn Vue (featherweight)
- Martinez McGregor vs Cem Kilic (super-middleweight)
- Daniel Infante vs Sonny Conto (heavyweight)
- Guido Vianello vs Keenan Hickman (heavyweight)
- Juan Torres vs Peter Kadiru (heavyweight)
What have they said?
Fury: “I’m very fit, very ready; I can’t wait to fight.
“Schwarz is unbeaten, young, fresh and ambitious.
“When you start as a little kid, you dream of cracking America.
“I am going to go back and be on the biggest possible audience.”
Who is Tom Schwarz?
Unbeaten in 24 fights, Schwarz faces the biggest challenge of his career against Fury.
Schwarz, 25, has won all 24 of his fights with 16 of those victories by knockout.
This will be his first fight outside of Europe. 23 of his bouts took place in his native Germany, while one took place in the Czech Republic.
As Ruiz Jr proved against Joshua, anything is possible in heavyweight boxing.
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