He will not give Fury a deadline to decide whether he wants to leave his heavyweight world title after claiming he will retire, and WBC President Mauricio Sulaiman has refused to put pressure on the ‘Gypsy King’.
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Tyson Fury will not be pressured to decide whether to leave his heavyweight world title after the defeat. Dillian Whyte.
‘Gypsy King’ has reiterated his plans to retire later wins with a break in the sixth round over Whyte at Wembley last month. He was expected to give Fury a deadline to decide whether he wants to leave his WBC title, and talks are scheduled for the coming weeks.
But WBC President Mauricio Sulaiman will give his champion time to decide – and he expects Fury to be a former enemy Deontay Wilder will get a chance to belt if the champion gives up the title. “We will give him the time he needs to think to relax, he has just done the mandatory sharing,” Sulaiman said. Planet Sports. “He is in no hurry to put pressure on him or his team to make any decisions. We will be in communication, he is on holiday with his family.
“I’m not saying we’ll get it for three months, there’s no time limit right now, I respect the level Tyson Fury, his private time with family, but we will definitely talk in the near future. We have to deal with the situation if he retires, but in the meantime we are just giving him a very well-deserved time to enjoy his vacation.
“Wilder is number 1 and you have him Joe Joyce in 2nd place are three Joseph Parker. I believe [Joyce and Parker] they will have a fight for the WBO Interim Championship – we didn’t have confirmation, but we’ll just wait and see what happens. There are some variables at play. ”
Fury remains undefeated in his boxing career and has repeatedly admitted to scoring all his targets after winning all the belts in his career specifically at the global and domestic levels. However, the chance to become the first undisputed champion since Lennox Lewis in 2000 could tempt him back with Anthony Joshua and Oleksandr Usyk will meet again in July.
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Fury remained adamant on his retirement plans, though he confirmed he would accept the offer Francis Ngannou in a cross match. Figures close to Fury, including his wife Paris and father John, also hinted that the champion would consider returning to the ring if Joshua is the one who can take revenge on Usyk this summer.
Fury co-engineer Frank Warren has stated emphatically that the champion will not be forced into any hasty WBC decision. “No one will tell Tyson Fury what to do, ”he said. “The only person who will tell Tyson Fury what to do will be Paris or himself.
“The WBC has nothing to evaluate. I don’t see any meaning because there are no mandatory deadlines, so what will they talk about? Why would they take it off? It has no mandatory obligations. The only time they take it off is if it doesn’t meet its mandatory and just had it. , that’s it. “