Feature | Sep 13 2019

The man behind the new Tyson Fury

Declan Taylor speaks to Ben Davison, Tyson Fury's precocious young trainer ahead of the Otto Wallin fight in Las Vegas
Tyson Fury
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BEN DAVISON, the man behind Tyson Fury, is so obsessed with his dream of becoming one of the world’s leading trainers that he watches around six hours of boxing videos every day.

“This is more than a full-time job,” he says. “I don’t just turn up to the gym do a bit of training, go home, lie down and think, ‘lovely, that was’. My job is 24/7 and I get paid very well for it, I need to be putting in the hours, not just in the gym.

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