Do you know how much money Tyson Fury and or Deontay Wilder earn or is taking home after this thrilling fight? Today the whole world saw the Brits taking down the American once again. Fury has defended his WBC in Las Vegas title with a knockout at the eleventh round. What each other takes home was quiet certain even before the fight.
According to the Nevada State Athletic Commission, the fighters have a guaranteed purse of five million dollars plus the proceeds from the Pay-Per-View. The last time they saw each other in the ring, more than 800,000 people signed up for pay-per-view in North America alone.
Spectators in the United States, Wilder‘s home, will only be able to watch the fight through the services of ESPN and Fox Sports, which cost 79.99 dollars. Meanwhile, in the UK, home to Fury, BT Sport is priced at 34.01 dollars.
From the total Pay-Per-View sales and other sponsor revenue, champion Fury will take 60 percent, while challenger Wilder will take the remaining 40 percent.
Taking all of this into account, it is estimated that Fury will take around 30,000,000 dollars and Wilder will earn close to 20,000,000 dollars.