Lineal heavyweight champion of the world Tyson Fury has been on some run over the last number of years.
Coming back from a place where he was with all the weight, to now be the lineal heavyweight champion of the world, has taken some doing.
Something rarely, if ever, seen before in the history of boxing.
Or any sport.
An astonishing feat — considering this from his brother — posted by BT this week:
(Hat tip BT Sport Boxing)
Ah yes, Fury has come a long way now.
It is understood that talks are ongoing still for a potential undisputed heavyweight championship of the world match next.
Fury in the meantime is in the good old USA and has ran into a sports legend.
Basketball legend Shaquille O’Neal no less: