Tyson Fury is never short of an opinion.Tyson Fury is never short of an opinion.
Tyson Fury is never short of an opinion.

Tyson Fury in Quotes: Here are 13 interesting things the Gypsy King boxer has said - on life and boxing

This weekend will see Tyson Fury fight to become the Undisputed World Heavyweight Champion - and no doubt the interviews before and after will offer up more gems like these.

Tyson Fury first came to the attention of the boxing world as an amateur when he won a bronze medal at the 2006 World Junior Championships.

Further amateur success followed, including a gold at the 2007 EU Junior Championships and the ABA super-heavyweight title in 2008 - before he turned pro.

Since then, success after success has followed for the Gypsy King, with an unbeated record in 35 fights - 24 wins by knock out and one draw.

Currently he’s the WBC heavyweight champion of the world and has previously held the the unified heavyweight title and IBO belt.

And this weekend he’ll take on Ukraine’s Oleksandr Usyk for the WBC, WBA, WBO, and IBF belts - and the chance to become the first undisputed heavyweight champion since Lennox Lewis 25 years ago.

Famously, he’s also never short of something to say in interviews, with a quick wit and an ear for a soundbite.

Here are 13 of his most memorable quotes.

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