Tyson Fury Poses With Boxing Legend Frank Bruno Before the Anthony Joshua Fight

Published 04/08/2021, 7:00 PM EDT


Tyson Fury is one of the biggest heavyweight stars of modern boxing. Over the course of his undefeated boxing stint, Fury has hammered every opponent and has proven his mettle. He is now preparing for an even bigger challenge in the form of Anthony Joshua.

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The British duo has signed on the dotted line to confront each other twice. That said, one of the biggest heavyweight clashes is finally official with just the dates and location to be revealed.

Prior to that, the ‘Gypsy King’ recently met a retro boxing stalwart from the UK, Frank Bruno.

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Tyson Fury originally shared this picture on his Instagram story, and BT Sport Boxing later took it to their official social handle.

Bruno is one of the biggest names from the old boxing era who enjoyed an extensive career in the sport. He debuted in 1982 and signed off from the sport in 1996, with his last fight being against ‘The Baddest Man on the Planet’, Mike Tyson.

Fury is rightfully on his pathway to becoming a boxing great like Bruno. Until now, he’s remained a hotshot heavyweight fighter, and he looks to continue his legacy henceforth.

The ‘Gypsy King’ has kicked off his preparations for the Anthony Joshua fight, and he’s even looking to fly to Las Vegas to prepare for this fight.

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Tyson Fury vs Anthony Joshua – an electrifying heavyweight matchup

Both Tyson Fury and Anthony Joshua have proven their class in all the fights they’ve taken. With their stern in-ring abilities, fight IQ, and power, the pair has overpowered every opponent they’ve faced.

Yet, the debate of the best heavyweight on the planet will only come to an end once the duo fights each other out.

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The Joshua vs Fury fight carries immense hype and responsibilities to shape up the stacked heavyweight roster.

Moreover, a winner among the two will etch his name in the history books for many more years to come.

It’ll be intriguing to see who among the two presents his best self in the ring.

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Who would you like to corner in a fight between Joshua and Fury?

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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