Tyson Fury is set to fight in London on December 5
The Gypsy King, Tyson Fury announced his return plan on Saturday, the 32-year-old will fight again in London on December 5, but his opponent remains unclear.
The WBC Champion Fury of course, his December 5th fight’s potential opponents are a couple of pedestrian-level heavyweights in Agit Kabayel and Carlos Takam.
They’re both with Top Rank, also It’s important that Fury not lose right now with him on the doorstep to a unification match against Anthony Joshua.
Michael Hunter has offered to take on Fury, but he appears to be under consideration for obvious reasons.
Hunter is someone that could give Fury a tough fight and possibly beat him. Hence, he’s not likely to be selected by Team Fury.
According to Fury, “I’d just like to announce I’m definitely fighting December 5 in London. Opponent to be announced very, very soon. Just working on some opponents. Let you all know who it’s going to be shortly,”
It will be Tyson Fury’s first fight in London since he beat Christian Hammer in 2015 and his first fight in Britain since he stopped Pianeta in Belfast in 2018.
There had been a fight scheduled between Fury and Deontay Wilder for December 19, which would have been the third showdown between the two.
In February, Fury claimed the WBC belt off Wilder. However, according to The Athletic, Fury said he had “moved on” from facing Wilder again and would be “coming home” to fight.
Fury in June said he reached a two-fight deal with Anthony Joshua, who holds the other belts in the heavyweight division – WBA, WBO, and IBF.
The first fight will reportedly happen in 2021. Before that, Joshua will need to defend his honors against Pulev first at the O2 Arena in London on December 12.
Derek Chisora, who is about to fight Oleksandr Usyk, the WBO mandatory challenger for Joshua
Also wants another showdown with Fury if he can knock down Usyk on October 31. Chisora already fought Fury twice and lost twice.
According to Chisora “I think it would be a great fight to have with ‘The Gypsy King’, because he’s always promised me a third fight.
He added,” He owes me anyway because we speak every day, and he owes me that fight. He’s always saying he wants to give me another fight, so he’s a man of his word, so that would be the fight I would like to have,”