Tyson Fury vs. Tom Schwarz fight purses revealed

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Former heavyweight champion Tyson Fury (27-0-1) returns to the ring this evening for a bout with fellow undefeated fighter Tom Schwarz (24-0).

The Gypsy King’ was last seen in action against current title holder Deontay Wilder with the fight ending in a controversial draw.

The thrilling fight and controversial decision have many fans clamoring for a rematch between Wilder and Fury.

For that to happen, Tyson Fury must first get past the currently undefeated German Champion  Tom Schwarz this evening.

Sixteen of Schwarz’s twenty-four victories have come by way of knockout/TKO.

Tyson Fury will be getting paid handsomely for tonight’s main event. According to ESPN’s Dan Rafael, “The Gypsy King” will take home a $1 million fight purse, but is guaranteed to bank $12.5 million overall through his deal with Top Rank Boxing and ESPN.

Meanwhile, Schwarz is reportedly guaranteed $250,000 for his efforts this evening. Las Vegas oddsmakers currently have the German pegged as a +1000 underdog.

Who do you think will emerge victorious in tonight’s Tyson Fury vs. Tom Schwarz boxing match? Sound off in the comments section Penn Nation!

This article first appeared on BJPENNDOTCOM June 15, 2019