Tyson Fury

Tyson Fury has ‘itchy feet’ to return to ring, says Frank Warren as Joshua vs Usyk edges nearer

Tyson Fury has ‘itchy feet’ about the prospect of returning to the boxing ring, according to his promoter Frank Warren.Fury retained the WBC heavyweight title by knocking out Dillian Whyte at Wembley Stadium in April, and the “Gypsy King” has not yet relinquished the belt despite claiming to have retired since that victory.Meanwhile, Anthony Joshua is scheduled to fight Oleksandr Usyk in Saudi Arabia on 20 August, as Fury’s fellow Briton seeks to regain the WBA, WBO, IBF and IBO titles that he lost to the unbeaten Ukrainian last September. The outcome of the pair’s rematch could prove pivotal...
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Tyson Fury and Derek Chisora in talks over potential fight this December

Talks have begun over a potential third fight between Tyson Fury and Derek Chisora, The Independent understands.Chisora’s promoter Eddie Hearn suggested last week that Fury’s team had reached out to Chisora’s about the prospect of a December clash, and a representative from Chisora’s team has since confirmed to The Independent that ‘initial talks’ are under way.“Tyson’s team have indeed reached out to us about a potential fight towards the end of the year, and we have held initial discussions with more talks to be scheduled in due course,” said David Ghansa of 258 MGT.“It would be a massive fight...

Tyson Fury in talks over exhibition fight with former strongman Hafthor Bjornsson

Tyson Fury has said he is in talks over an exhibition fight with former strongman Hafthor Bjornsson.The Icelander is the only man to have won the Arnold Strongman Classic, the Europe’s Strongest Man competition and the World’s Strongest Man contest in the same calendar year. The 33-year-old also appeared in the television series Game Of Thrones as ‘The Mountain’.WBC heavyweight boxing champion Fury has claimed to be retired since knocking out Dillian Whyte in April to retain his title, but the Briton has expressed a desire to compete in exhibition bouts.“It’d be great to get in there in front...

Tyson Fury to sponsor hometown football club Morecambe

Retired world heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury is to sponsor his local football club, Sky Bet League One outfit Morecambe. The Shrimps have announced Fury’s ‘Gypsy King’ brand will feature on their home and away playing shorts for the 2022-23 season. The club added that a further...

Tyson Fury: I’ll fight Anthony Joshua for free

Heavyweight champion Tyson Fury said Wednesday that he will come out of retirement to fight fellow Brit Anthony Joshua for free. Fury, 33, made the comments in a video posted to his Instagram account. Fury said he would "sign the contract today" under the following conditions:. "The fight's got to...