Bellew injured his hand in that fight but has been ticking over and resumed punching in training over the last two weeks. He expects to fight in November or December. “It could even be October. It’ll be within the last three months of the year without a shadow of a doubt,” he told Boxing News.
That unlikely triumph has taken Tony to a whole new level of stardom, which he is having to adjust to. “I’m just a normal fella trying to do the best I can day to day,” he said. “I’m just this normal dad who loves his kids as every other father does.”