British boxer Tyson fury defeated Deontay Wilder and won the title of champion under version WBC heavyweight champion. And with it a fee of $ 33 million. However, the boxer may not receive the money.
We will remind, fury defeated Wilder by TKO in the seventh round. And during the battle, taste the blood of rival licked his bloody neck.
According to promoter Rick Meridiana, the Athletic Commission of Nevada is holding the payment of the fee in $ 33 million fury because of this act. So while it did not address, the Briton will not get his money.
It is worth Recalling that American athletic commissions often do not pay the fees immediately, when during the battle have a similar situation. Before in similar situations were Ukrainian boxer Ivan Redkach. During the fight against Danny Garcia he has bitten an opponent. The bite was not strong and the judge did not notice this episode. However, the Athletic Commission of the state of new York decided to punish the Ukrainians. He should be suspended for one year and also imposed a fine of 10 thousand dollars. The punishment provided for that the boxer would waive my fee for this fight in favor of the Commission. But then the disqualification Ivan Redkach was reduced to six months. Also he was allowed to receive a fee for fight – 300 thousand dollars. However, the penalty in 10 thousand dollars left in force.