Deontay Wilder has been given a six-month medical suspension after being knocked out by heavyweight champion Tyson Fury of their trilogy combat in Las Vegas on Saturday night time.

Fury defeated Wilder with an 11th-round knockout, getting back from two knockdowns in one of the most entertaining of heavyweight fights.

Tyson Fury, of England, knocks down Deontay Wilder in a heavyweight championship boxing match Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021, in Las Vegas.
(AP Photo/Chase Stevens)

Wilder sustained quite a few accidents throughout the combat, main the Nevada State Athletic Commission to ban him from combating once more till no less than April 8 and ruling out the previous champion for six months.

Wilder bled from his nostril, ear and mouth as he sat in his nook on the finish of the eighth spherical however was deemed match to proceed, The DailyStar reports. There is an opportunity he may very well be cleared to combat earlier if a health care provider offers him the all-clear beforehand.

Tyson Fury, of England, hits Deontay Wilder in a heavyweight championship boxing match Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021, in Las Vegas. 

Tyson Fury, of England, hits Deontay Wilder in a heavyweight championship boxing match Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021, in Las Vegas. 
(AP Photo/Chase Stevens)

It is unclear when Wilder broke his hand on Saturday night time, the place he additionally suffered injury to each his finger and knuckle, however he was taken to the hospital straight after the combat for scans on his head and fingers.

“Deontay broke his right hand behind the third knuckle and he has to have that fixed next week,” Shelly Finkel, Wilder’s co-manager, stated when talking to The Sun. “He has to have surgery, the knuckle is OK, it’s the bone behind the knuckle that broke. He’s sore but he was OK, he was home yesterday.”

Tyson Fury, of England, gets up after he was knocked down by Deontay Wilder in a heavyweight championship boxing match Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021, in Las Vegas. 

Tyson Fury, of England, will get up after he was knocked down by Deontay Wilder in a heavyweight championship boxing match Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021, in Las Vegas. 
(AP Photo/Chase Stevens)

Finkel stated he’s at the moment “healing and at this point, if everything is OK, after the hand surgery he’ll probably look to enter the ring mid next year, like April or May.”

The American heavyweight is now 42-2-1, whereas Fury is 31-0-1 after the victory.

Fury is reported to have additionally been given a 45-day suspension due to the ruthless nature of the combat.