‘It’s a load of s***’: Tyson Fury rubbishes claims by promoter Eddie Hearn that he is quitting boxing to focus on a career in WWE
- Tyson Fury gave his response to Eddie Hearn’s comments he has quit the sport
- The 31-year-old feels it is ‘a load of s***’ to say he has turned his back on boxing
- Fury will make his first appearance as a pro wrestler in Saudi Arabia on Thursday
Tyson Fury has hit back at Eddie Hearn and insists he is talking ‘a load of s***’ after claims he is quitting boxing to focus on WWE.
The 31-year-old heavyweight is currently preparing for his first fight as a pro wrestler with Fury taking on Braun Strowman in Saudi Arabia on Thursday.
Estimates suggest Fury will bank close to £12million from his WWE commitments but when quizzed on Hearn’s claims that his new project means he is quitting boxing, Fury did not react kindly.
‘I’ve no comment about it, it’s a load of s***,’ Fury said, when quizzed on Hearn’s comments by the Manchester Evening News.
‘I’m not interested in what Eddie Hearn says at all. I’ve no reply.
‘In fact here’s my reply to Eddie Hearn – concentrate on your life and not mine.’
More to follow.