Wilder-Fury will take place in Las Vegas in either November or December on Showtime PPV.
Photos: Sumio Yamada
With World Boxing Council (WBC) heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder looking on at ringside, former unified heavyweight champion Tyson Fury (27-0, 16 KOs) scored a one-sided ten round unanimous decision over Francesco Pianeta (35-5-1, 21 KOs) on Saturday night at Windsor Park in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Fury outboxed Pianeta for the full ten rounds in a bout that resembled a sparring session. The score was 100-90.
Deontay Wilder: This fight is official! …I can’t wait to fight you because I’m gonna knock you out!
Tyson Fury: When I get to Las Vegas, I’m knocking you the f—k out!
Promoter Frank Warren: All will be revealed next week, but the fight is on!