Fury Overcomes Wound And Wallin For Points Victory

www.oann.com | 9/14/2019 | Staff
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(Reuters) – Britain’s Tyson Fury overcame an early cut over his right eye to win a majority decision against his gutsy Swedish opponent Otto Wallin in Las Vegas on Saturday.

Fury was expected to cruise against his underdog challenger, but was forced to battle through the bloody cut and a relentless Wallin to maintain his unbeaten record.

Judges - Bout - Favor - Fury - Moments

The judges scored the bout 16-112, 117-111 and 118-110 in favor of Fury, but there were moments when he faced real danger.

Wallin struck Fury with a left hook in an early round to open a bloody gash that had to be tended to for the remainder of the night.

Fight - Eye - Fight - Fury - Ringside

“It was a great fight, I got caught on the eye and that changed the fight,” Fury said in a ringside interview.

“For the majority I could not see out of the eye. Then there was a clash of heads and I got cut again.”

Referee - Fight - Round - Cut

The referee paused the fight in the sixth round to have the cut inspected, and...
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