Tyson Fury is eager to return to the WWE later this yr after his brutal sixth spherical knockdown of Dillian Whyte final night time to maintain his undefeated boxing file intact
Tyson Fury ’s boxing profession could also be over, however he’s not performed with all fight sports activities. The Gypsy King saved his unbeaten run intact with a devastating knockout to Dillian Whyte within the sixth spherical.
After retaining his WBC Heavyweight and lineal championships, Fury reiterated his need to hold up the gloves. However throughout his post-fight press convention, the 33-year-old threw his hat within the ring for a possible look at WWE’s first UK stadium present in 30 years this September at Cardiff’s Principality Stadium, along with SummerSlam in August.
“Do not rule me out of combating there. You would possibly see me at SummerSlam, I’ve received to talk to Vince and the boys, possibly make this occur,” Fury stated. “I do know Drew McIntyre’s been saying a whole lot of issues about me, I’ve to knock him out.
“I’d like to be at Cardiff, I’d like to be again on centre stage within the UK, particularly for the wrestling. I loved it final time in Saudi Arabia, it was improbable, to return right here and do it might be phenomenal. We’re going to make contact and see if we will make that SummerSlam factor a actuality.” Previous to final night time’s combat, Drew McIntyre commented on a possible all-British wrestling conflict with Fury.
“We have been speaking about possibly making one thing occur for the previous couple of years, clearly with the whole lot on my plate proper now I am not targeted on telling him ‘let’s do that factor’ or ‘let’s make one thing occur’,” the two-time WWE champion stated earlier this week. “If he desires to do one thing after speaking this trash over the past couple of years give us a name.” Responding to Fury’s retirement speak, McIntyre stated: “I’ve heard him say this earlier than as nicely. In the future, if he retains going like this he will be the boy that cried retirement.
“He’ll be like [Conor] McGregor the place he’ll say ‘I am performed, I’ve nothing else to show’ after which the subsequent combat comes alongside and the cash provide and so they say ‘possibly another’. You have received him, one of the best in his world, vs Drew McIntyre, among the finest in my world. Collectively on dwelling soil within the UK, that is going to attract consideration not simply from wrestling followers however followers outdoors of wrestling.”
Fury final appeared within the WWE in 2019, dealing with Braun Strowman on the Crown Jewel occasion in October, and defeated the powerhouse by count-out. The pair then teamed up on the November 8 episode of Monday Evening Uncooked in his hometown of Manchester and defeated the B-team, fashioned by Bo Dallas and Curtis Axel.
The final stadium pay-per-view occasion to emanate from the UK was SummerSlam in 1992, which passed off on the outdated Wembley Stadium. Legends equivalent to The Undertaker and Shawn Michaels carried out on that day, and the primary featured an excellent encounter between Bret Hart and the British Bulldog, with the latter profitable the intercontinental title in entrance of his raucous dwelling crowd.