Opinion | May 31 2018

THE BREAKDOWN – The Tyson Fury comeback

Professional fighter Aarron Morgan provides his expert analysis of the return of Tyson Fury
Tyson Fury fight time
Frank Warren and Tyson Fury Press Conference  |  Action Images

SATURDAY June 9 sees the anticipated return of the charismatic enigma that is Tyson Fury. It’s been almost three years since we saw Fury wrench the heavyweight titles from then long reigning champion Wladimir Klitschko on a fateful night in Düsseldorf. That triumphant night was meant to usher in a new era for heavyweight boxing, the Klitschko reign was over and the Fury reign was just beginning. That, however was not meant to be. What followed was a tumultuous journey for the lineal heavyweight champion. It was a journey that saw Tyson battle challenges outside of the ring that were more difficult and dangerous than those he had faced in his 25-fight unbeaten professional career. Tyson Fury is now ready to return to the fight game and the world eagerly awaits…

A career comeback is inevitably loaded with questions that are waiting to be answered. Tyson Fury’s return is no different:

What does Tyson need to do to solidify his comeback?