The World Boxing Council (WBC) has sanctioned a direct rematch between heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury.
Fury was floored twice in Los Angeles final weekend, however appeared to have completed sufficient to earn a well-known win.
Nevertheless, he was pressured to accept a controversial cut up determination draw.
Promoter Frank Warren and the British Boxing Board of Management [BBBofC] had deliberate to challenge a proper grievance in regards to the scorecards, after Mexican decide Alejandro Rochin scored the struggle 115-111 for Wilder.
However now, the WBC launched a press release on Friday, the place they known as for a “direct rematch”.
“The World Boxing Council performed a voting by the board of governors, which resulted in a unanimous settlement to sanction a direct rematch between WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury.
“Wilder and Fury gave boxing probably the greatest fights within the heavyweight division in a very long time, which has created super widespread demand for the followers to see a rematch.
“The WBC is glad to substantiate direct rematch has been permitted and can create in a ruling which may also take into account the obligatory standing of the division.
“I want to as soon as once more congratulate Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury for his or her nice battle contained in the ring and for the exemplary sportsmanship after the bout,” it learn.