"Tear it up!" It became known who Fury was rooting for in the Usyk vs. Joshua rematch
Heavyweight champion Tyson Fury (33-0-1, 24 KOs) actively supported his compatriot Anthony Joshua (26-3, 23 KOs) during the rematch with Oleksandr Usyk (20-0, 13 KOs). The Gypsy King, as the Manchester native is called, was particularly emotional in the ninth round of the fight, in which the Briton almost knocked out the Ukrainian.
This became known after the release of the next episode of the documentary At Home with the Furys on the platform Netflix, writes Mirror. Fury closely followed the course of the fight, in which Usyk defeated Joshua by split decision of judges in a fight on August 20 last year.
"Keep it up, A.J. (that's how Joshua is abbreviated in Britain. - Ed.)! Nice jab, son! Left hook to the body, come on! Bam, bam, bam! Tear him up with both hands! Come on, hold on, son! Take at least a couple punches, for God's sake!" - yelled Tyson.
After the bout, he criticized what he saw. "It was a real shit fight. He's not even worthy of the British title, let alone the world heavyweight title," Fury summarized.
It should be noted that on August 26 the Ukrainian will hold the defense of his belts against the British Daniel Dubois (19-1, 18 KOs). In case of victory Oleksandr hopes to fight for the title of absolute world champion with Fury, to whom Usyk made an unexpected compliment. Tyson himself mocked the Ukrainian for the fight against his compatriot.
Saudi Arabia intends to organize fights Usyk - Fury and Anthony Joshua (26-3, 23 KOs) - Deontay Wilder (43-2-1, 42 KOs) in one night. The media published the boxers' fees for the grand show. That said, Anthony has already confirmed his bout against Deontay.
Famous Russian promoter Vladimir Khryunov wished Oleksandr Usyk defeat in the fight with Daniel Dubois. The Briton himself spoke about the fear he saw in the eyes of the Ukrainian during the duel of glances.
As reported OBOZREVATEL, Oleksandr Usyk has a spectacular fan in Britain. And Tyson Fury pounced on the Ukrainian with humiliation and threats. In turn, our boxer mocked the Gypsy King for the fight against Francis Ngannou.