WATCH: When Tyson Fury Swung at Jason Momoa Because His Wife Had a “Crush”

Published 10/21/2021, 6:30 AM EDT
LOS ANGELES, CA – OCTOBER 25: Lineal Heavyweight Champion Tyson Fury works out in front of Los Angeles media in advance of his highly anticipated WBC Heavyweight World Championship against undefeated WBC World Champion Deontay Wilder on December 1at Churchill Boxing Club on October 25, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John McCoy/Getty Images)


The world has seen what Tyson Fury is capable of once he gets inside the boxing ring. He has witnessed a stellar career until now and seems unlikely to hang his gloves in the coming few years. That said, hardcore enthusiasts of boxing will get to see Fury’s boxing brilliance for a substantial while ahead.

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More than his boxing skills, Fury is also known for his exuberant trash talk and his unique activities away from the ring. Once, ‘The Gypsy King’, who was in a chat with Aquaman star, Jason Momoa, revealed an anecdote to Momoa about his wife, Paris Fury.

Fury said, “You won’t believe this but only a couple of days ago, was in the car with Brendon and my wife. She was talking about you. My wife’s got a massive crush on you.”

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While saying this, the WBC heavyweight champ swung a left hook, which left everyone in splits.

Tyson Fury, outside the ring, is a completely unique individual. He always engages in hilarious banter with his teammates and other celebrities or athletes. However, once he’s inside the squared circle, ‘The Gypsy King has a single-minded focus on getting the ‘W’.

A few days back, he waged a war against Deontay Wilder and secured a mammoth KO win to defend his WBC title for the very first time and solidify his spot at the top.

Tyson Fury – The most loved boxer at present?

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Tyson Fury likes staying humble and interacting with his fans. That said, as many fans resonate with him, he is definitely one ‘people’s champ’. ‘The Gypsy King’ had tremendous support for his fight against Wilder. Many notable personalities like Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Undertaker, and Drake rooted for him.

Boxing – Tyson Fury v Deontay Wilder – WBC Heavyweight Title – T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. – October 9, 2021 Tyson Fury receives attention in his corner REUTERS/Steve Marcus

He stood tall to all the expectations created around him, making his fans love him even more.

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Tyson Fury is one of a kind, and there may be no one as loved as him to ever emerge in boxing.

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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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