Since conquering Wladimir Klitschko in a monumental effort in Germany, heavyweight champion of the world Tyson Fury has had to contend with some outside the ring issues since, and here's the latest one. ________________________________________________________________________________ Less than two weeks after his feat in Dusseldorf, one of the governing bodies' belts whom he won (the IBF) have announced that they are stripping…
Tyson Fury Not Impressed With Joshua Win
With Anthony Joshua’s capturing of the IBF heavyweight title has come a huge amount of reaction in the world boxing community, including opinion from one of his closest rivals – Tyson Fury.
The IBF heavyweight strap previously belonged to Fury late last year when he took it off Wladimir Klitschko in Germany, only to be stripped of the title not too long after winning it.
Fury was keen to point out before last night’s showdown in London between Anthony Joshua and Charles Martin, that the Joshua and his team in his view had a lot to be thankful to him for:
After Joshua’s 2nd round victory over American Martin, Fury was less than impressed:
Joshua has not reacted to the comments just yet, as he currently basks in his newly crowned IBF heavyweight champion status, but one would suspect a showdown between these two later in the year could be inevitable.