Who is Tyson Fury?

Tyson Fury is a British professional boxer. He was born on August 12, 1998, in Wythenshawe, United Kingdom. Tyson was born to John Fury and his wife Burton Fury, with the star sign Leo. Also, he grew up with his brothers Shane Fury and Tommy Fury. Tyson holds a British nationality and Irish ethnicity. He stands the height of 6 feet 9 inches (2.06 m) and weighs about 116.57 kg (257 pounds). Also, his brown hair and brown eyes, makes him look more handsome.

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Tyson firstly attended Deontay Wilder High School. At his school days only, he started playing boxing. He followed his family’s footsteps in boxing. Also, he is the winner of the Junior Superheavyweight Championships.

The Career of Tyson Fury

Tyson Fury debuted his career in boxing in 2006, participating in Senior National Championship. Moreover, he won the Championship representing England. By the year 2008, he was entitled as “ABA super-heavyweight” and was in the rank of top three most talented junior boxers in the world.

Tyson debuted his professional career in 2008 at the age of 20. He won defeating Bela Pyongyang. The next year, he played and won six other fights. Also, he won the title of “English heavyweight” against John McDermott. Similarly, in July 2011, defeating Derrick Chisora, he won the title “WBO Inter-COntinental heavyweight.”

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Moreover, Tyson defeated Klitschko in 2015. He won the world heavyweight title showdown for the IBF, WBA, and The Ring heavyweight titles. Besides, Tyson and his cousin Hughie Fury were charged with the possession of the prohibited substances by the UK Anti-Doping Agency. Tyson stopped playing for about two years due to his health problem. So, after being away for two years, he returned in 2018. After his return, he won two fights defeating Sefer Seferi and Francesco Pianeta.

Furthermore,  Tyson Fury played with Deontay Wilder on December 1, 2018. They ended up with a draw. After their fight, Fury still had a contract with 5 matches with the ESPN and Top Rank. Besides, Billy Joe Saunders is his training partner.

Tyson Fury fought Otto Wallin on September 14, 2019, in Las Vegas. He won by a unanimous decision of 118-110, 117-111, and 116-112.

Personal Life

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About his personal life, Fury Tyson is a married man. He married to Paris Fury in 2008, at St. Peter In Chains Catholic Church in Doncaster. He first met his wife when he was 17 years old, and Paris was 15. After they met, they began dating. Also, the couple was blessed with five children together. Currently, Tyson is living in Morecambe, Lancashire, with his family. 

Net Worth

From his professional career, Tyson has been able to earn popularity along with a handsome amount of money in a very young age, Tyson’s net worth is estimated to be about $40 million.