As soon as extra pictures have been fired between Drew McIntyre and Tyson Fury, as tensions proceed to construct forward of a possible prime of the invoice match between the pair.
The frequency of the barbs between McIntyre and Fury appears to be rising, and appears to have gone from mere bravado to pushing in the direction of a full-blown confrontation.
This hypothesis solely grew when WWE introduced ‘Conflict At The Citadel’ to happen in Wales this September, with a stadium appear the perfect location for the pair to face off.
Talking in a brand new interview with New York Newsday, Drew McIntyre made it clear that he wouldn’t wish to step in to a boxing ring with Fury, however that the “ball is in his court docket” with regards to the WBC Heavyweight Champion lacing the boots for one more wrestling match.
Initially, I believe we’re speaking about WWE. I believe I’d be insane to get within the [boxing] ring with probably the perfect boxer of all time, definitely prime 5. The ball’s in his court docket.
I admire that my identify is at all times in his mouth. He’s obtained an obsession with Drew McIntyre, which is sort of bizarre. However I sort of prefer it on the identical time. We’ve been going forwards and backwards to one another nonstop for a few years. He’s obtained our quantity. My focus is on Roman Reigns and the titles proper now. But when he needs to do enterprise, he is aware of our folks. Give us a name.
After retaining his title belt in opposition to Dillian Whyte at Wembley Stadium earlier this 12 months, ‘The Gypsy King’ claimed that he can be retiring from boxing, though it’s unclear if this was simply stated within the warmth of the second as additional challengers appear to at all times be stepping forwards.
Having made his first WWE look in October 2019, Tyson Fury went on to defeat Braun Strowman in his first match at Crown Jewel. Fury went on to staff with ‘The Monster Amongst Males’ at a SmackDown occasion in Manchester a month later.