Tyson Fury is making up for lost time..
The draw with Wilder was heavily criticised, and Fury had a message for the WBC champion from his training base in Marbella.
Tyson Fury came back strong and seemed to have a decision win within grasp before sustaining a devastating punch in the final round which looked to have him down and out.
'Just maintaining my fitness really, I'm as fit now as I was then, ' Fury told BT Sport.More news: Astronomers detect radio signals from deep space
Fury's bout with Wilder was only his third since a two-and-a-half year absence from the sport following mental health issues and a failed drug test.
BT Sport say Fury is looking in the "best shape of his life" and the replies from boxing fans suggest a lot of them are in complete agreement with that assessment...
Fury appeared to be getting the better of Wilder through the opening eight rounds before Wilder was able to turn the tide with a knockdown in round nine.
Undefeated former champion Fury fought to a thrilling, but controversial, split decision draw with American Wilder in Los Angeles last month. "Tyson was disappointed with the judging with the last fight, as I was, so a lot of things need to be sorted but the USA is where they want it, probably in the second quarter".More news: The Academy Reportedly Wants Avengers Cast for Hostless Oscars Telecast
But either of those options seem unlikely for now with Joshua's next option looking to be risky Londoner Dillian Whyte.
"I wouldn't want to go back to California, I didn't like working with the Californian commission and there were a lot of things we didn't like there", he said.
Tyson Fury knows their is a high probability of a second fight with Deontay Wilder and is thus staying in shape for the proposed rematch.
'After that he will want Anthony Joshua and there is no reason from our side why this shouldn't become a reality'.More news: Lana Del Ray Releases New Single