Paris (AFP) – British boxer Tyson Fury, WBC heavyweight champion, introduced his retirement on Friday, the identical day he turns 34, after pondering many instances about his future.
“After long and hard conversations, I have finally decided to retire on my 34th birthday. I say ‘Bon voyage,'” Fury posted on his Twitter account.
However, the ‘Gipsy King’ had in latest weeks made recognized on this social community his intention to return into the ring to problem his compatriot Dereck Chisora (33 wins and 12 losses), whom he already defeated twice.
“He could be the first heavyweight champion to have two trilogies (three fight series against the same opponent) to his name. One against Deontay Wilder (won by Fury) and one against Chisora,” he defined. Announcement that did not match his statements in March after he knocked out American Dillian Whyte at a packed Wembley stadium (London) for the WBC World Championship.
Fury then mentioned, earlier than their belt combat, that he wished to retire as a result of he had “150 million euros ($154 million) in the bank and nothing else to prove.”
In 33 skilled fights, the Briton has by no means misplaced, conceding just one attract 2018 in opposition to American Deontay Wilder.
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