POr if there was any missing ingredient in the rematch between Oleksandr Usyk and Anthony Joshua of this August 20 will be played the heavyweight b
POr if there was any missing ingredient in the rematch between Oleksandr Usyk and Anthony Joshua of this August 20 will be played the heavyweight belt of the magazine of The Ring that I left vacant Tyson Fury when he reiterated his withdrawal from those involved this Friday.
In the fight the belts of the WBA, WBO and IBFwhich the Ukrainian currently holds, after stripping the British in September 2021 by defeating him by unanimous decision by cards of 117-112, 115-113 and 116-112.
“The Gipsy King” He briefly flirted with returning to the ring once more, but he reiterated his desire to quit boxing and confirmed that he was vacating the belt. The Ringwhich took place in two distinct stages.
At the beginning of the week, Fury announced that he would return for a third time against Derek Chisora, and even even introduced the coach who was going to prepare him for that confrontation. However, this Friday he changed his decision and announced his definitive retirement from professional boxing.
“Thank you very much to everyone who has been watching my career over the years and after many discussions, I have finally decided to retire and on my 34th birthday,” he said with a message on his Instagram account.
In his last professional fight, fury I knocked out Dillian Whyte last April 23 in England and at the end of that party held in the wembley stadium, The British stated that it was his last fight as a professional and that he was going to retire, but few people in boxing believed it.
A fight with increasingly attractive
During this time, Fuy reiterated that he was no longer going to return, although his promoters Frank Warren and Bob Arum claimed that he was going to be tempted by a unification contest against the winner of Usyk and Joshuato make a fight where the winner will be the undisputed heavyweight champion.
Now what is unknown is whether to vacate the heavyweight belt of the WBCas there are several fighters in the division who want to pursue a shot at the title.