Wilder says pre-fight costume wore him down before Fury did

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LAS VEGAS (AP) Deontay Wilder says an elaborate outfit he wore on his ring walk wore him down so much that he didn't have the legs to withstand Tyson Fury in their heavyweight title fight Saturday night.

Wilder also said he would execute a clause in his contract for a third fight with Fury, hopefully sometime this summer.

"This summer with no fights in between," Wilder told The Associated Press in a phone interview Monday. "I'm a warrior and I'm ready to go again, but we're going to change a lot of things in camp."

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