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Tyson Fury Wants $500M To Resume His Career And Defeat Joshua’s Conqueror Usyk

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By Charles Brun: Tyson Fury is asking for a King’s ransom of $500M smackers to get up off his backside and face Anthony Joshua’s conqueror Oleksandr Usyk after he beats AJ for the second time in August.

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WBC heavyweight champion Fury (32-0-1, 23 KOs) wants a mountain of dough to get him to take the challenge of fighting what many boxing fans believe is the #1 fighter in the division in IBF/WBA/WBO champion Usyk (19-0, 13 KOs).

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Usyk has the most belts to prove he’s the best, and he’s got a better resume than Fury, whose only credible name on his resume is Wladimir Klitschko, but that was an OLD Wlad that Tyson got way back in 2015.

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For Fury to be asking for that kind of green confirms the view that fans have that he’s afraid of Usyk and what he’ll do to him.

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Losing to Usyk would wreck Fury’s career, exposing him as just a fighter that has used his size to maul his way to wins over limited opposition.

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“Even that $200 million report from the Sun today, that didn’t even tempt me. I think that would be half of what I would want to come out of retirement,” said Tyson Fury to talkSPORT Boxing, when asked about him coming back.

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I’d probably want half a billion to come out of retirement,” continued Fury. “AJ’s bubble has been burst. Go get a half a billion, and then I’ll go solve all his problems for him.”

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I hate to say it, but Fury sounds like he’s off his rocker. If Tyson is lucky, he’ll get a $50 million offer to fight Usyk after he makes easy work of the shell of Joshua (24-2, 22 KOs) on August 20th in Saudi Arabia, but that’s probably about it.

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If Fury turns down the $50M or so offered for him to fight Usyk, it can only mean one thing. He knows he can’t beat this talent.