The date of the Usyk - Fury rematch is set

Oleksandr Usyk and Tyson Fury

Oleksandr Usyk and Tyson Fury will fight in a rematch on December 21 of this year in Saudi Arabia, "TNT" reports.

10 days ago, Usyk became the undisputed heavyweight boxing champion after defeating Fury on points.

Usyk became the first boxer to hold four major world titles.

The Ukrainian boxer defeated Fury after 12 rounds. But the decisive round was the ninth, in which Usyk knocked down the British.

Usyk and Fury had agreed to have a rematch between them. In the contract, the month of October was foreseen for the second match between them, but it was moved to December 21.