Of the three judges, one each gave it to Wilder and Fury with the third scoring it a draw.
There are a lot of people mad online that thought Fury won, just stop it. Fury won seven of the rounds but was knocked down twice making it even at 113.
Deontay Wilder enters tonight's contest sporting a flawless professional record of 40-0.
Fury looked finished when Wilder put him flat on his back with two minutes left in the fight, but he rose and made it to the bell.
Fury is aiming to reach the mountaintop of the heavyweight division - a position he once enjoyed after his win over the legendary Wladimir Klitschko in 2015.
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On the way down the American caught the challenger with a left and Fury seemed to be knocked down and out. Yes, the boxing judges actually got a big fight right.
From cutting blistering promos on one another to signature poses and catchphrases, Wilder and Fury have brought almost every major pro wrestling element into their high-profile feud for the WBC Heavyweight Championship.
Replays showed Fury may have been slightly off balance when he shipped the punch that floored him, which landed on the back of his shaven head.
Fury was calm after the decision was confirmed, but insisted in his post-fight interview he felt being the away fighter worked against him.
Wilder almost stopped Fury in the 12th round with a hard knockdown, but Fury survived and stormed back for a memorable round of the year candidate in a fight that is likely to see a sequel.
Wilder, the more aggressive of the two fighters early on, quickly moved into an early lead.