sport news Deontay Wilder insists Tyson Fury rematch will '100%' go ahead in 2019

'I think 100% it's going to be done, it's just a matter of time': Deontay Wilder insists Tyson Fury rematch will go ahead in 2019 Deontay Wilder is '100 per cent' certain he will have a rematch with Tyson Fury The two fighters played out a controversial draw in December in Los Angeles Wilder has revealed the pair are working towards a date in late April or May 

By Nathan Salt For Mailonline

Published: 22:58 GMT, 1 February 2019 | Updated: 23:05 GMT, 1 February 2019

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WBC champion Deontay Wilder confirms he will '100%' have a rematch with Tyson Fury in 2019 with the pair working towards a date in late April or May.

The two heavyweights met at the Staples Center in December where they played out a controversially draw, many suggesting Fury should have been handed the victory.

But Wilder, speaking to BBC Sport, insists there 'has to be a winner' and the pair are both keen to get in the ring together again this year.  

Deontay Wilder has confirmed he will '100%' rematch with Tyson Fury at some stage in 2019

Deontay Wilder has confirmed he will '100%' rematch with Tyson Fury at some stage in 2019

The heavyweights played out a thrilling but controversial contest in Los Angeles in December

The heavyweights played out a thrilling but controversial contest in Los Angeles in December

'I think 100% it's going to be done, it's just a matter of time,' the Alabama fighter said. 

'It's not if it happens, it's when it happens and we are looking at late April or early May.'

The draw was the first time either fight had not emerged with the victory from a

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