Lineal heavyweight champion of the world and global mental health ambassador Tyson Fury has made another huge stride in his comeback today.

It has now been revealed in stunning news that Fury has now found a home for his fights in the US on the world’s biggest sports network, ESPN.

Here’s what we know so far:

Huge news for Fury and the sport of boxing.

Further details are here:

Fury, as one of the sport’s biggest personalities and in the eyes of many one of the top heavyweights in the world today, the fact he’s made this move with powerhouse ESPN in a time where casual sports fans are interested in heavyweight boxing again will only make boxing’s growth further snowball.

It is understood that Fury is still in negotiations for his rematch with WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder.

Where that fight will now land as regards US broadcaster will be interesting to see given this morning’s news.

Fury has also extended his current deal with UK broadcaster BT Sport it has been confirmed: