Feature | Premium | Jun 14 2019

The night when Tyson Fury made his boxing debut

Tyson Fury and company look back on the night it all began
Tyson Fury
ABA Final's  |  Action Images/Steven Paston

IT was the sort of name you don’t forget, the sort of name that demands an exclamation mark.

Tyson Fury was coming to box in Hinckley, just a few miles up the road from my flat in Leicester’s West End.

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