Tyson Luke Fury (born 12 August 1988) is a British professional boxer. He is a two-time world heavyweight champion, having held the WBC, The Ring magazine and lineal titles since defeating Deontay Wilder in February 2020; previously he held the unified WBA (Super), IBF, WBO, IBO, The Ring, and lineal titles after defeating Wladimir Klitschko in 2015.
With his defeat of Wilder, Fury became the third heavyweight, after Floyd Patterson and Muhammad Ali, to hold The Ring magazine title twice, and the first heavyweight in history to have held the WBA (Super) WBC, IBF, WBO, and The Ring magazine titles. As of December 2020, he is ranked as the world’s best active heavyweight by ESPN the Transnational Boxing Rankings Board (TBRB) and BoxRec as well as the second-best active boxer, pound for pound, by BoxRec, sixth by the TBRB, and eighth by ESPN.
Fury has been ranked by BoxRec as the No.1 heavyweight in the world at the conclusion of 2015, 2018 and 2019
Tyson Fury BIO
|Real name||Tyson Luke Fury|
|Height||6 ft 9 in (206 cm)|
|Reach||85 in (216 cm)|
|Born||12 August 1988
Wythenshawe, Manchester, England
|Wins by KO||21|
Tyson Fury Next Fight
ANTHONY JOSHUA vs Tyson Fury is the fight everybody wants to see – so just when will these two Brit superstars get it on in the ring?
Both are coming off big victories, and 2021 should be the year they finally meet face-to-face in the squared circle.
According to multiple players close to the deal – this summer.
During the summer of 2020, news had spread that the pair verbally agreed to terms on a two-fight deal for 2021, providing the pair could skate through their next challenges unscathed.
Tyson Fury fight time
The time for ring walks in Tyson Fury’s next fight very much depends on the venue.
- If he fights in the UK, then ring walks will likely be between 2200 and 2300 UK time (1700 and 1800 ET).
- If he fights in the United States, ring walks will likely be just after 0400 UK time (2300 ET, 2000 PT).
Tyson Fury fight on TV: how to watch
In January 2021 Fury signed a multi-fight deal with ESPN said to be worth in the region of £80million, and his most recent fight with Wilder aired as a pay-per-view event on Fox Sports/ESPN+ in the US. Meanwhile he has a deal with BT Sport in the UK.
His next fight – whoever it is against and wherever it takes place – will likely again be a BT Sport Box Office pay-per-view and air on ESPN+ in the United States. If it is the trilogy fight with Wilder – Fox would again enter the mix in the U.S.