Fury v Klitschko date confirmed

The date for the much anticipated rematch between Tyson Fury and Wladimir Klitschko has been confirmed.

The heavyweight duo will square-off once more on October 29 at the Manchester Arena in England, where Fury will defend his WBA, WBO, The Ring and lineal heavyweight titles.

"I'm delighted that we can finally get the fight back on," said Fury's manager and uncle, Peter.

"We can now focus on giving the fans what they deserve."

Fury won the first bout via a unanimous decision in November 2015, extending his undefeated career to 25 fights.

Before the fight in Germany,  Klitschko was undefeated for 11 years. The Ukrainian boasts a record of 64-4 with 54 knockouts.