Tyson fury He asked Billy joe saunders that he does not retire from professional boxing, after his defeat against Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez.
During an interview for SecondsOut, Fury revealed the talk he had with Saunders, after the defeat that cost him his title.
“I told him he should recover from his injuries, come back and win another world title,” commented the Gypsy king. “Don’t go out like that. Been in this game for a long time and I think Billy joe he needs to fight again for his own inner spirit ”.
“He is not doing it for the money because he has also made a lot of money. He will never be broke, but he is more than that. It’s about getting out for the right causes. I think that Billy joe, if he doesn’t fight again, he will probably haunt him forever that he came out with a loss, ”continued the Briton.
“An injury loss too hurts more. If you get knocked out or ripped apart in a fight, then you know you weren’t good enough. But I think he was in that fight and it was a close fight until they obviously destroyed his face, “said the heavyweight champion of the World Boxing Council.
Despite Tyson Fury’s message, Billy Joe Saunders does not rule out his retirement
Billy joe saunders does not rule out his retirement from professional boxing, after his stark defeat to Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez.
It was not so much the result, but the serious injury that the blow of Alvarez generated him Saunders, which seems to invite him to contemplate the retreat. So far, the odds are split right in the middle.
“And so it should be, I have dedicated a lot of time to boxing and have paid my fees,” said the Englishman, during an interview for talkSPORT. “Sport has been very, very good for me. I am 31 years old, I have not received that much punishment, I have not been hit from pillar to post, nor do I have brain damage and I can still put together a sentence, so I need to sit down and look at my options.