Tyson Fury’s camp rubbished retirement talk shortly before shock announcement
Tyson Fury’s camp insisted as recently as last week that the heavyweight champion would return to boxing next year.
The 27-year-old shocked the boxing world by announcing his retirement from the sport in a foul-mouthed Twitter post on Monday afternoon.
The Manchester-born fighter had been due to face Wladimir Klitschko in a rematch of last November’s bout but has pulled out of two scheduled rematches.
Fury’s retirement comes after testing positive for cocaine but his trainer and uncle, Peter Fury, claimed last week that the Briton would return to the sport in 2017.
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