“I’m looking at fighting…”: Tyson Fury Announces a Fancy Little Dance

Published 06/20/2022, 11:09 AM EDT
LONDON, ENGLAND – MARCH 01: Tyson Fury speaks to the media during the Tyson Fury v Dilian Whyte press conference at Wembley Stadium on March 01, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by James Chance/Getty Images)

It has barely even been two complete months since Tyson Fury announced his retirement. However, boxing fans are already pondering over The Gypsy King’s return to the sport. Lately, there was a circulation of the hypothesis that had Anthony Joshua shown an interest, Fury just would have reconsidered his decision. Well, the cost of getting Fury back in the ring is significantly high as The Gypsy King is adamant about his decision to stay retired.

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Now, there’s a fresh piece of news that claims Fury to be back if he is offered half a billion for the fight. Well, to clarify himself and in what sense he made that statement, here’s what Tyson Fury later told:

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“I put a ridiculous number on today. I said I’ll come back for half a billy, half a billion pounds. That’s 500million, so if that’s not ridiculous enough to believe I’m not coming back for boxing, I don’t know what.”

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Well, Fury may not return to professional boxing, but does that necessarily mean he won’t ever return for a fight? To entertain his global fans, why not?

A fancy little dance with Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson

Several figures from ‘combat sports’ made their way to WWE, having successfully competed in their respective fields as professionals. Bobby Lashley, Brock Lesnar, and Ronda Rousey are the very names that immediately stand out. In addition, even Floyd Mayweather, while he still actively took part in boxing, appeared on WWE’s segments as he competed with Paul Wright.

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

Now that Tyson Fury is done with pro boxing, he expresses the desire to square off with the most electrifying man in sports entertainment. Taking to Instagram in one of his stories, mentioning The Rock Fury shared an exciting post for the fans.

 

 

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“what you saying @therock. Fancy a little dance,” he wrote.

Fans are yet to hear Dwayne Johnson’s response. However, one can only imagine what it would be like seeing The Rock and The Gypsy King share the glorious ring.

The time when Tyson Fury almost manhandled the half of WWE all alone

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On October 7, 2019, Tyson Fury shook the WWE when he ran into a fight with the monster among man, Braun Strowman.

The altercation reached such a heated point that it literally took half the roster of WWE, along with guards to separate the two. Figuratively speaking, Fury and Strowman literally threw bodies flying around. Well, that ended for good. Hopefully, now, it will be time to see Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson.

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Are you also excited to see The Rock square off with Tyson Fury? Let us know in the comments below.

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Samrat Sardar

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Samrat Sardar is a Boxing writer at EssentiallySports and is currently a final year undergraduate student of English literature. A passionate content creator, he has been writing since his high school days, and possesses work experience as a commercial writer for companies such as WordsKraft among others. Samrat believes he fell in love with boxing the day he watched Vasiliy Lomachenko share the ring with Guillermo Rigondeaux.

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