WATCH: Tyson Fury Resumes His Boxing Drills for 2022

Published 01/05/2022, 5:15 AM EST
Boxing – Tyson Fury v Deontay Wilder – WBC Heavyweight Title – T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. – October 9, 2021 Tyson Fury in action against Deontay Wilder REUTERS/Steve Marcus TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

Tyson Fury fought once in 2021. He earned a round 11 TKO over Deontay Wilder in Las Vegas. Dubbed as one of the greatest heavyweight trilogies of all time, Fury vs Wilder 3 was a glorious triumph for the Brit.

Fury is now done feuding with Deontay Wilder and can focus on the other contenders of the division. That said, we can expect ‘The Gypsy King’ to return to action somewhere in March or April.


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Fury’s UK promoter Frank Warren has already hinted at the champion’s next fight and Tyson Fury is also back to the grind. The official social media handle of Frank Warren recently dropped a video, showing Tyson Fury throwing shots at the gym.

As the WBC world champion, ‘The Gypsy King’ must face WBC mandatory and interim champion Dillian Whyte somewhere down the line. Unfortunately, as talks have fallen through, it seems as though fans will not get this all Brit boxing bout.


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Bob Arum has already lined up a few matchups for Fury, which are similarly intriguing. Per reports, former champion Andy Ruiz Jr. or Joseph Parker can compete against Tyson Fury, for the Ring title.

Tyson Fury has a lot to prove in 2022

Fury has fought only Deontay Wilder twice since 2020. As the heavyweight division has seen many more boxers come up to the top, ‘The Gypsy King’ appears to have a lot of tests left. From Joe Joyce, Joseph Parker to Luis Ortiz, and, umpteen others, the weight class can offer tough challenges to Tyson Fury.


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Boxing – Tyson Fury v Deontay Wilder – WBC Heavyweight Title – T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. – October 9, 2021 Tyson Fury celebrates with the belts after winning the fight against Deontay Wilder REUTERS/Steve Marcus

Meanwhile, Frank Sanchez is also moving closer to the title picture and could want his shot against a champion. Before that, Fury will look to prove his doubters wrong and secure the undisputed title in 2022.

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However, he needs to win his fight in the spring first, be it for the Ring title or for the WBC title. What did you make of Fury’s sparring session? Will it help him succeed in his efforts to prove a point in 2022?




Raj Sarkar

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A senior boxing writer at EssentiallySports, Raj Sarkar is a mass media graduate who is currently pursuing his master’s degree in broadcast journalism. In addition to his current role, he has worked with the MMA team at EssentiallySports and has interviewed prominent fighters such as Ritu Phogat and 'The Red King' Rory MacDonald. Combining his bachelor's degree with his adoration for combat sports, he has earned a combined 3000 plus bylines over the last two years.