Many fans wonder, who is it Tyson fury? The England-born boxer who always transmits power likes to be scared, but has also felt insecure. On LEFT PUNCH We tell you everything you need to know about the next rival of Deontay Wilder.
Who is Tyson Fury and how much does he weigh?
Fury was born in August 1988, in Manchester, England. Until its last weigh-in, the scale indicated 136 kg (299lb), and measures 2.06 meters, making it its category in professional heavyweight boxing.
Tyson comes from a family that has dedicated his life to boxing, his father is John fury and turned professional during the eighties. His cousins are Andy Lee, Hughie fury and Hosea Burton, boxing champions of the middle and heavyweight category.
That is why Fury began training at a very young age, as an amateur he achieved: ABA national championship (2008) and the bronze medal in the AIBA World Youth Boxing Championship (2006).
At 33 years old, Tyson fury He can boast of an undefeated record since he began his career in 2008. He has 31 fights contested, 30 wins, 21 by knockout and 9 by decision, he does not know what it is to lose as a boxer.
In 2015, he was named the Fighter of the Year by Ring Magazine, this after defeating the heavyweight champion. Wladimir Klitschko.
Tyson Fury and his cousin Hughie Fury, were charged with possession of prohibited substances by the UK anti-doping agency. Their championships were withdrawn, so Tyson stayed away from boxing for two years.
In more than 18 years as a professional boxer, Tyson fury can boast of having won almost every heavyweight championship:
- WBC Heavyweight Champion
- WBA (Super) Heavyweight Champion
- IBF Heavyweight Champion
- WBO Heavyweight Champion
- IBO Heavyweight Champion
- The Ring Heavyweight Champion (x2)
- English Heavyweight Champion (x2)
- British Heavyweight Title (x2)
- Commonwealth Heavyweight Champion
- European Heavyweight Champion
- Irish Heavyweight Belt
- WBO Intercontinental Heavyweight Champion (x2)
- WBO International Heavyweight Champion
This is all you have to know about Tyson fury prior to his third match against Deontay Wilder from this Saturday, October 9.
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