(October 12th) Wilmslow, Cheshire, United Kingdom former IBF/WBO/IBO/WBA Heavyweight Champion Tyson Fury, named after “Iron” Mike Tyson put his on again off again career into a new spin pledging to return to the ring in a trio of "big fights" in 2018.
The 29-year-old, Fury, 25-0,19Ko’s claiming the IBF/WBO/IBO/WBA heavyweight titles in his last bout November 28th, 2015 scoring a surprise twelve round unanimous decision over Wladimir Klitschko the animated gypsy having his license revoked October 2016 for over drug use and medical issues has made it known he is ready to return in a big way.
NO stranger to twitter the former champion having twice postponed rematches with Klitschko appeared ready ride off into the sunset tweeting last year "I'm the greatest, and I'm also retired” - before performing an about face just three hours later.
Earlier this month he appeared to be again announcing his retirement only to give it another twist later saying he would instead just not be applying for a boxing license through the British Boxing Board of Control.
Again, hitting the social media airways tweeting "Be ready to fight in April 2018 in a great fight! & again in the summer in a mega fight! & again in back end of year. 3 big fights in 2018.” Fury has revealed his new plan claiming he will fight three times in 2018 leading to a potential summer clash with fellow unbeaten Brit and current IBF/IBO and WBA Super World Heavyweight Champion Anthony Joshua.
Claiming to be in preparation for a bout in April the braggadocios gypsy declared "I’ve turned my life around. I’ve done a U-turn on everything and I’m feeling a lot better than I did before. They call me the boomerang. I always come back.” Following up saying that a fight between himself and Anthony Joshua is the fight fans want to see only time will tell as Joshua, 19-0, 19Ko’s is set to defend his world titles against Sofia, Bulgaria’s mandatory challenger Kubrat “Cobra” Pulev, 25-1, 13Ko’s October 28th at Principality Stadium, Cardiff, Wales.
Don’t hold your breath!