Tyson Fury whereas showing at WWE’s “Conflict on the Fortress” introduced his opponent shall be named subsequent week.
WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury (32-0-1) is within the information once more, which shouldn’t shock anybody. He has retired and unretired fairly just a few instances and, these days, referred to as for a combat with unified heavyweight champion Oleksandr Usyk (20-0) to be signed within seven days. On Thursday, Fury introduced he can be ringside at WWE’s “Clash at the Castle” occasion, which was held on the Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales, earlier right now. Particularly, he can be available to observe Scotland’s Drew McIntyre go up towards the undisputed WWE champion Roman Reigns.
This union between Fury and the WWE shouldn’t shock anybody as they’ve a “velocity relationship” kind of relationship. Fury hasn’t totally dedicated to them, however there have been informal conversations since his debut in 2019. In October of that very same 12 months, Fury popped up on Monday Evening Uncooked and confronted WWE famous person Braun Strowman after being stared down just a few days earlier on the FOX present Smackdown. On Uncooked, the 2 acquired into it, and this arrange a match between them that may happen at an occasion referred to as “Crown Jewel” in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, months earlier than the worldwide pandemic was in full impact.
When the match occurred on Halloween, there wasn’t a lot to anticipate from Fury, because it was the primary time he dipped his toes into this type of leisure. However after watching the match, everybody was impressed with the Brit, and he was trending throughout social media earlier than and after the combat for his efforts. This was purported to result in Fury having one other large occasion with the WWE, however COVID occurred, and all of these plans had been squashed.
Tyson Fury was in attendance for WWE’s “Conflict on the Fortress” occasion.
A while handed, and the heavyweight champion didn’t deliver it up till this previous April when he knocked out Dillian Whyte (28-2). After the combat, he introduced his retirement and flirted with the concept of doing one thing with the WWE once more. That was the primary indication that the idea of getting one other match was nonetheless in his thoughts. Earlier than he stated that, he would have back-and-forth exchanges on social media with the proud Scotsman Drew McIntyre, which led everybody to consider that one thing was coming. Nonetheless, nobody was actually positive as Fury is a spontaneous individual and goes with what he feels is correct in the intervening time. Just a few weeks in the past, a wrestling occasion was introduced in Cardiff that Fury would attend, which occurred to be on the identical day because the Conflict on the Fortress, so it appeared like a Fury announcement was imminent.
Throughout the occasion earlier right now, Fury was introduced by WWE to be in attendance, and when the cameras had been positioned on him, he was acquired with a loud ovation. With everybody questioning what his involvement can be throughout the primary occasion, at a degree within the match, WWE’s Austin Idea ran down the aisle, hoping to money in his Cash within the Financial institution briefcase as each Roman Reigns and Drew McIntyre gave the impression to be susceptible. When Idea gave the referee the briefcase, he was met by a Fury proper hand which knocked him out and despatched the 60,000 plus in attendance right into a frenzy. As soon as the match was over, Fury climbed into the ring, stared down Reigns for a couple of minutes, after which shook his hand.
Throughout the post-fight press convention, Fury spoke in regards to the occasion and took the chance to announce that subsequent week, he’ll reveal his opponent and combat date. The undisputed combat towards Usyk can be most well-liked, however he has some undisclosed accidents, so if Fury desires to combat this 12 months, it must be towards another person. As soon as once more, we’ll wait and see who finally ends up being Fury’s subsequent opponent inside the subsequent seven days.