Asked By: Geoffrey Thompson Date: created: Feb 28 2023

Will Usyk fight Tyson Fury

Answered By: Albert Jones Date: created: Mar 03 2023

Todd DuBoef believes an undisputed heavyweight title showdown between Tyson Fury and Oleksandr Usyk can still happen sooner rather than later. Negotiations for WBC title holder Fury and WBA, WBO and IBF champion Usyk to face each other broke down in acrimonious circumstances earlier this year, with the Ukrainian instead facing Daniel Dubois in a mandatory bout last month which he won via a ninth-round stoppage.

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“Absolutely,” DuBoef told Sky Sports, “I think we were plagued by timing in this last go-around. Timing from both guys just didn’t match up and we were trying to squeeze this fight in, in the spring, before the Dubois-Usyk mandatory had to happen. “There were a bunch of circumstances, so the good news is Usyk came out of the fight with Dubois.

Some people thought he didn’t look as good as they thought he would, but it was a really good, competitive fight. “Tyson is going to stay razor-sharp and hopefully is going to be fighting the baddest man on the planet, and they’re going to be going at it. “I think, soon after that, it would be appropriate, and the stars should align for timing purposes, that the unification happens very soon.” Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Tyson Fury appeared to rule out a unification bout with Oleksandr Usyk, claiming he is fighting for money and has no interest in fighting for legacy.

DuBoef would not be drawn on when a much-anticipated clash between Fury and Usyk could happen but did add a “shorter horizon” for it following the 35-year-old’s fight with Ngannou makes sense. He hit back at those critics complaining big fights are not being made as well, insisting an appetite still remains for it to happen.

  1. DuBoef compared it to negotiations Top Rank CEO Bob Arum and rival promoter Don King were involved in while making the welterweight unification fight between Oscar De La Hoya and Felix Trinidad in 1999.
  2. There was always an appetite,” DuBoef said.
  3. There’s always an appetite to present something when it’s always going against public opinion where people say ‘you can’t make the big fights’.

Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Speaking on Toe2Toe, Scott Welch discussed Tyson Fury’s fight against Francis Ngannou and his future after that bout. “I remember when they said ‘Bob and Don will never make De La Hoya-Trinidad’, and we sat in a deli with Don and the three of us made the fight.

  • Sometimes, a lot of the narrative is created online and on social platforms today, and that’s unfortunate and it creates headwinds for reality.
  • People have knee-jerk responses to what they hear out there and it kind of drives the negotiation, so if we could keep everybody off the social platforms, I think the alignment of where you could get a big fight to unify all the titles, particularly in the heavyweight division, is very appealing for everyone.” Oleksandr Usyk’s promoter Alex Krassyuk told Sky Sports they remain hopeful and are willing to cooperate with Fury’s team to make the fight happen.

“We’ve always been optimistic and cooperative,” Krassyuk said. “Usyk even accepted a 70/30 split early this to make it happen.”

Is Tommy Fury close to Tyson Fury?

Tyson Fury and Tommy Fury are two fighters whose names transcend the sport for very different reasons, with both becoming among the most recognisable figures in British boxing. Tyson has forged a path to becoming potentially undisputed heavyweight champion of the world, while maintaining an undefeated record.

His trilogy of fights against Deontay Wilder elevated him to worldwide fame after his well documented comeback from obesity and depression to become heavyweight champion of the world once again. Tommy, meanwhile, shot to fame in 2019 when he entered the Love Island villa as a contestant having already embarked on a professional boxing career.

On the reality TV show, he met his partner, Molly-Mae Hague, with the pair going on to become a famous couple both on social media and increasingly across all forms of entertainment. ALSO READ: How to watch Tommy Fury’s fight with Jake Paul tonight Tyson and Tommy are linked to each other and are regularly seen together alongside John Fury, with Tommy appearing on the undercard of Tyson’s world title win against Dillian Whyte in 2022.

The pair are half-brothers who share the same dad, John, but have different mothers. Tyson is the older of the two by 11 years and has helped his younger sibling train in the past. However, when asked, Tommy was resistant to the comparisons, confessing that he believed he was a “nobody”. He said: “This is my life.

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It’s all I have ever worked for. “I trained as an amateur, running in the dark nights, in the cold mornings for stuff like this; media workouts, public workouts, big fights, big stages, and now it’s about to happen. “Everyone who knows me will tell you I’m a quiet kid, keep myself to myself, go about my business, train hard and that’s it, nothing more to it.

No big things in my life.” John Fury has five kids in total and two others, Shane and Roman, have connections to the sport of boxing. Shane, younger brother of Tyson, is often seen accompanying the world heavyweight champion at fights while Roman turned pro in 2020. They also have a first cousin Hughie who has a professional record of 26 wins and 3 losses from 29 fights.

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Who is richer Molly-Mae or Tommy?

23 August 2023, 17:40 | Updated: 23 August 2023, 17:46 Love Island star’s Molly-Mae Hague and Tommy Fury are worth millions. Picture: Instagram/@mollymae What is Molly-Mae Hague and Tommy Fury’s combined net worth and how much money do they make? Molly-Mae Hague has already earned the title of Love Island ‘s richest ever contestant.

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Asked By: Philip Sanchez Date: created: Jul 11 2023

Is Tyson Fury undefeated

Answered By: Tyler Sanders Date: created: Jul 12 2023

Tyson Fury v Francis Ngannou in Saudi Arabia to be shown exclusively live on TNT Sports Box Office in the UK – Eurosport By Eurosport Published 07/09/2023 at 13:05 GMT Fury v Ngannou Image credit: TNT Sports On Saturday 28th October, fight fans in the UK and Ireland will witness two worlds collide. Tyson Fury, the current WBC heavyweight champion faces Francis Ngannou, former UFC heavyweight champion exclusively live on,

  1. The highly anticipated fight will take place on 28 October in Saudi Arabia, as part of Riyadh Season, the annual entertainment and sports festival.
  2. Current WBC heavyweight belt holder, Fury, steps into the ring with the WBC title he’s held since 2020.
  3. His opponent Ngannou will make his boxing debut, after trading the octagon for the ring.

Fury will fight for the first time since he retained his title against Derek Chisora in front of 60,000 spectators at London Stadium in December 2022. Coming out of retirement, The Gypsy King put on a dominant performance, winning by TKO in the 10th Round.

With a career spanning almost 14 years, Fury remains undefeated having fought 34 times. His opponent Ngannou left the UFC in January 2023 as the reigning heavyweight champion at the time. His final fight saw him defeat Ciryl Gane at UFC 270 by unanimous decision, adding to his tally of 17 wins and only three losses during his 10-year career.

In this transition from MMA, the Cameroonian-French fighter will make his first appearance on a boxing card in Riyadh. Ngannou will rely on his experience in the octagon to put him in contention. The former UFC fighter currently holds the record for the ‘world’s hardest punch’ and has held it since 2018.

Asked By: Juan Murphy Date: created: Mar 22 2024

Is Tommy Fury undefeated

Answered By: Aaron Richardson Date: created: Mar 23 2024

Tommy Fury to face KSI in October 30 July 2023 22:42 | © Reuters Tommy Fury © Getty Images Tommy Fury is set to face YouTuber KSI in a bout at AO Arena in Manchester on Oct.14, both camps said on Sunday. The British Boxing Board of Control will not sanction the match as a professional boxing fight, according to the BBC.

  • Fury, the younger half-brother of heavyweight champion Tyson Fury, is undefeated in nine professional fights, with four of those victories won by knockouts.
  • All that is left for me to do is send this man to sleep.
  • I’ll do that inside four rounds,” said Fury, a previous entrant on reality television show Love Island.

In a match in Saudi Arabia in February, Fury dealt Jake Paul the first loss of his budding boxing career by securing a split decision victory. KSI, whose real name is Olajide Olatunji, has fought in several exhibition matches, including two encounters with Jake Paul’s brother Logan.

Is Tommy Fury Tyson’s real brother?

Tommy Fury – 24-year-old Tommy Fury is the Fury sibling you’re most likely to know, with Tommy first appearing on TV screens in Love Island season five in 2019, where he met fiancée Molly-Mae Hague. Tommy and Tyson are half brothers with the siblings sharing the same dad but have different mums.

  1. Tommy’s mum Chantal prefers to stay out of the limelight but did appear on Love Island where she shared how proud she was of her son.
  2. Speaking of Love Island, this is where Tommy and Molly-Mae first met and have been together ever since, with the couple welcoming their first child Bambi in January earlier this year.
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The couple recently got engaged, with Tommy proposing to Molly-Mae in a stunning setting in Ibiza. Tommy has followed in his big brother’s footsteps and taken on boxing as a career. So far he has carried on Tyson’s impressive track record of winning all his fights, including his most recent with influencer Jake Paul. Tommy is the Fury sibling who appears most in Netflix’s At Home With The Furys, with scenes often showing him and Tyson training together, or Tommy and Molly-Mae discussing their plans for life with Bambi.

Asked By: Jeffery Turner Date: created: Jul 30 2023

How much did Tyson Fury get paid for Wilder fight

Answered By: George Robinson Date: created: Aug 01 2023

2022 The World’s Highest-Paid Athletes Earnings Fury knocked out Wilder in the 2020 rematch and earned roughly $26 million, pushing his 12-month earnings in the ring to $50 million. The Brit made an estimated $60 million combined from another rematch with Wilder in 2021 and an April 2022 fight against Dillian Whyte.

How much will Tommy Fury earn KSI?

Jake Paul says Tommy Fury should get 4x more in KSI bout after ‘revealing’ purse ALL FOUR IT

Published : 11:09, 11 Jul 2023 Updated : 11:35, 11 Jul 2023

JAKE PAUL has claimed Tommy Fury should be paid FOUR TIMES more than what KSI is giving him for their fight., losing a split-decision to Fury in Saudi Arabia.2 Tommy Fury facing off with KSI Credit: Leigh Dawney/Misfits Boxing But he snubbed a rematch to instead return on August 5 in Texas against ex-UFC star Nate Diaz, 38.

  • So Fury, 24, turned his attention to KSI, 30, and the two are,
  • Paul, 26, claimed his old rival is set to earn $1.5million (£1.1m) but should demand quadruple that.
  • He said on his : “KSI is offering you like $1.5m which is way underpaid for Tommy, especially coming off that win.
  • Tommy should be making $5-6m and it’s crazy and bizarre to me that Tommy is even entertaining that.

“But whatever he wants to do that’s why I put out the offer like, ‘Yeah let’s run it in October’ which is when that fight’s going to be anyway. “I’m ready, Tommy knows it’s a bigger fight and bigger payday.” Despite the inside information, KSI’s manager Mams Taylor hit back: “Absolute nonsense! This kid is so sour.”

is set to jump up to 185lb at the request of but insisted there must be a rehydration clause limiting what they can weigh on fight day. Promoter Kalle Sauerland tweeted to say the weight had been agreed and that a deal was “very close”. had offered to and the deal appears to still be on the table.He said: “I obviously always wanted to do the rematch. “But it seems like KSI is kind of bulls***ting him and doesn’t want to make the whole entire weight situation work out. “KSI loves to weight drain people as much as possible, I don’t know if the fight’s actually going to go through.”KSI is delusional and he has the craziest ego and he thinks he’s way better than he is. “Tommy’s going to knock him the f*** out but he’s going to learn, that’s fine.”

2 Tommy Fury beat Jake Paul on points Credit: Reuters : Jake Paul says Tommy Fury should get 4x more in KSI bout after ‘revealing’ purse

How much is Nate Diaz getting paid to fight Jake Paul?

Jake Paul vs Nate Diaz prize money: How much did fighters earn for boxing match?

  • Jake Paul added another win to his record on Saturday night after he beat former MMA fighter Nate Diaz in Dallas.
  • Though Paul failed to knock Diaz out, he eventually won a decision victory over the former MMA competitor, bringing his record to 7-1, with four knockouts.
  • While the numbers aren’t confirmed, Paul reportedly brought home an estimated $2m from the fight, while Diaz is believed to have won a guaranteed $500,000.

Those numbers track with Paul’s most recent fights, in which he took home $2m following his bout with Tyron Woodley and $1.5m after battling Anderson Silva.

  1. In addition to his fight purse, Paul also was given a share of the pay-per-view earnings, which could boost his total take to as much as $10m.
  2. While still a significant payout, its significantly less than he took home after his first loss earlier this year to British boxer Tommy Fury, which he said netted him $30m between his purse and PPV earnings.
  3. In that fight Paul took home 65 per cent of the PPV earnings, as opposed to his 50-50 split with Diaz in his most recent bout.
  4. Following his decision loss to Fury, Paul said he had a rematch clause in his fight contract and has been insistent that the two men will meet again in the ring.

That may not be the only rematch on Paul’s horizon; following his fight on Saturday, he reportedly made a $10m offer to fight Diaz in MMA. Diaz reportedly initially scoffed at the idea, but appeared more open to it following the bout. That match may have to take a back seat to Paul’s rematch with Fury or Diaz’s anticipated bout with Conor McGregor.

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Why did Fury Usyk fall apart?

Bob Arum Reveals The Real Reason Fury-Usyk Fell Apart Tyson Fury’s US promoter, Bob Arum, is honest in his assessment of the failed negotiations with Oleksandr Usyk. The two fighters were set to make history by putting their world titles on the line to crown the first undisputed heavyweight champion since Lennox Lewis, and the first ever in the four-belt era.

Initially targeted for Saudi Arabia, complications mean the contest would have to take place at Wembley Stadium. This opened up a fresh set of talks about purse splits and rematch terms. Arum told the reason it did so was the promise of Middle Eastern money. “Nothing really went wrong. I think what happened was the initial deal was easy to make, but there was no urgency on either fighter because the Saudis were talking about putting up really big money to get the fight done in November / December.

So I think that it was hard to keep the fight together under those circumstances, because the money that they could make in Saudi if it was real was so many times more than what they would make for a big fight in the UK.” It’s that Saudi influence on the sport that Arum ultimately attributes the collapse to, certainly not laying the blame at his own man’s door but saying he ‘doesn’t fault’ Usyk either.

I don’t think you put the blame on anybody. It’s a business and I can see where each fighter was coming from. I was involved in the middle of those negotiations, and I don’t fault either fighter.” It’s reported that the offer from Saudi Arabia will still be on the table come Winter, To keep the four-belt fight alive, they must stay active, but, more importantly stay champions.

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Is Usyk the current heavyweight champion?

World boxing champion Oleksandr Usyk celebrates winning his fight against challenger Daniel Dubois from Great Britain in Wroclaw, Poland, on August 26.

Does Usyk fight in the war?

Usyk opens up on war experience in Ukraine and reveals high spirits among soldiers The war in Ukraine has gone on for over a year now but Oleksandr Usyk insists that their soldiers are still in high spirits. On February, 24, last year, Russia invaded Ukraine and appearing on an episode of with Manchester United legend, Gary Neville, Usyk revealed that he found out the war had started through a text from his wife.3 Usyk gave a candid interview to Neville talking about the war in Ukraine Credit: YouTube: The Overlap

  • He immediately jumped on a flight to Poland and drove across the border back to his home country.
  • Usyk then explained how he was the only car driving into Kyiv with thousands fleeing in the other direction.
  • After returning home and greeting his wife, he only slept for a few hours before he heard bombs overhead.
  • One month later, to go and fight against the Russian invasion.
  • Eventually, Usyk left Ukraine to go and train for his rematch with Anthony Joshua, which he would win by split decision, and he explained that it was other Ukrainian soldiers who convinced him to return to the ring.

“I haven’t been fighting where our soldiers are fighting now. I was in the territorial defence of Kyiv, it was difficult,” Usyk said.3 Usyk was pictured with a gun as he returned to aid Ukraine’s defence, prior to his rematch with Joshua Credit: LomUs – Instagram “I know a lot of military men, as I served in the Border Guard Forces.

When I went to the hospital to see my pals who were recovering from injuries sustained in the first months of the war, they told me that it was my duty to train and prepare for the fight and come back home with a victory.” The current unified heavyweight world champion went on to reveal that recent reports he has received from Ukrainian soldiers fighting on the front line suggests and are able to laugh despite the war.

“I talk to a lot of guys who are fighting in the war right now,” Usyk said. “I record words of support for them and they give me gifts and record videos, even though they are in the midst of a terrible battle, they still muck about. “They send me funny videos of them laughing their heads off, they distract themselves in that way.3 Usyk has been to visit Ukrainian soldiers and he insists they are in high spirits Credit: Facebook: «і» “The last video I received was from Bakhmut.

  1. “I later received a video in the evening where they dug out a trench and built a fire to warm themselves up and they told me, ‘we’ve moved to a five star hotel’.”
  2. In terms of his boxing career, in a clash for the undisputed heavyweight world titles, but he explained that the belts are not the reason he continues to fight.
  3. “I’m not boxing for the belts now,” Usyk said, “I’m boxing for everyone who is defending our country right now and in the memory of those warriors who are no longer with us.
  4. “Also, for all those who want to be free and who stood for their country against those who came to conquer us.”

: Usyk opens up on war experience in Ukraine and reveals high spirits among soldiers