Fury-Klitschko rematch set for Oct. 29 in Manchester

ABS-CBN Sports on Sep 07, 2016 10:04 PM
Fury-Klitschko rematch set for Oct. 29 in Manchester
FILE - In this Nov. 28, 2015 file picture Ukraine's Wladimir Klitschko, right, and Britain's Tyson Fury compete in a world heavyweight title fight for Klitschko's WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO belts in the Esprit Arena in Duesseldorf, western Germany. The heavyweight rematch between Tyson Fury and Wladimir Klitschko has been rescheduled for Oct. 29 at the Manchester Arena. Fury beat Klitschko in November to claim the WBA, WBO and IBF titles. A rematch was originally scheduled for July 9 but was postponed after Fury sustained an ankle injury. The new date was announced Wednesday Sept. 7, 2016 by both fighters' management teams. (AP Photo/Sebastian Konopka,file
LONDON (AP) — The heavyweight rematch between Tyson Fury and Wladimir Klitschko has been rescheduled for Oct. 29 at the Manchester Arena.

Fury beat Klitschko in November to claim the WBA, WBO and IBF titles.

A rematch was originally scheduled for July 9 but was postponed after Fury sustained an ankle injury.

The new date was announced Wednesday by both fighters' management teams.

Fury is 25-0, with 18 knockouts. Klitschko is 64-4, with 54 KOs.

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