John Fury, father of WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury, says Deontay Wilder ought to have displayed the identical sportsmanlike conduct as Anthony Joshua did final Saturday evening.
Wilder was stopped by Fury in seven rounds again in February of 2020.
They may collide in a trilogy struggle on October 9 on the T-Cellular Area in Las Vegas.
Final Saturday evening, Anthony Joshua was outboxed over twelve rounds by Oleksandr Usyk, who within the course of captured the WBA, WBO, IBF, IBO world titles.
When Joshua was defeated, he gave reward to Usyk and promised to get revenge of their 2022 rematch.
Nonetheless, Wilder, within the aftermath of final 12 months’s loss, made a number of allegations towards Fury – and amongst them, he claimed Fury had loaded his gloves with weights.
Wilder additionally fired co-trainer Mark Breland, who threw within the towel to cease the rematch with Fury. He claimed the veteran coach was disloyal and even made an allegation that Breland presumably spiked his water bottle.
“Weird is an understatement. He proved what a nasty sport he’s and he let the American folks down with that conduct,” Fury advised Discuss Sport.
“I’ve at all times appeared as much as the Individuals – particularly the boxing fraternity – and I’ve by no means seen conduct like that from a champion. I’ve had nice respect for his or her champions, previous and current, however he behaved like a spoilt child who couldn’t imagine his misfortune and couldn’t settle for the state of affairs he was in.
“It put me off him as a person – he’s not a person. Within the final interview they tried to check him to AJ. No approach. Have a look at how AJ is reacting now and examine it to him.”
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