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Tyson Fury gets the job done

Tyson Fury serves up gory Mexican war but now faces race against time for Wilder rematch. Declan Taylor reports from the T Mobile Arena in Las Vegas
Tyson Fury
Wallin catches Fury with his southpaw left Action Images/REUTERS/Steve Marcus
Las Vegas, NV • September 14

PUNTERS here in Las Vegas, the city where nothing is quite as it seems, would be forgiven for thinking that the all-singing, all-dancing 6ft 9ins figure of Tyson Fury was little more than another novelty act who had pitched up on the Strip to make a quick buck.

Giant graphics of his face spent the whole of the week in a perennial cross-dissolve with people like Bruno Mars and David Copperfield on the jumbotrons hoisted high above Las Vegas Boulevard as the line between his particular brand of entertainment and outright violence continued to blur.

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