Fury has said he may retire now!

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by mark ant, Oct 14, 2021.

  1. MrBarry465

    MrBarry465 Member Full Member

    Jun 17, 2021
    He does not need to fight Whyte, he beats AJ/Usyk and thats all she wrote.

    Whyte's been sparked by AJ and a geriatric Povetkin, he's not in the conversation. You don't need to go and periodically beat every single fighter in the division, thats ridiculous.
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  2. Safin

    Safin Boxing Addict Full Member

    Aug 3, 2019
    He says a lot of things that are not true.

    This discussion is had after every one of Fury's bouts.

    BELLERS Active Member Full Member

    Feb 22, 2020
    Fights Usyk then retires. Not any challenges left really. It's a weak division with a few young guns waiting their turn. Fury will be long gone by then.
    Time with the family, count the cash, enjoy life.
  4. Unforgiven

    Unforgiven Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Nov 24, 2005
    It's a sensible thing to say after a big fight when you just want to rest and people are keen to talk about the next fight.
    "I might retire" puts the intelligent questioner into his place. Obviously the dumbasses won't take the hint and try to read more into it.
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  5. ForemanJab

    ForemanJab Boxing Junkie Full Member

    May 8, 2014
    I posted a thread on this right after the fight. He taken a lot of punishment, a fighter’s brain can only take so much before things start going downhill. It also seems like he won’t or can’t get himself in shape anymore. He’s accomplished everything there is to do in boxing. Won all the belts, beat the man who beat the man etc. Fighting Usyk does little for his legacy. All of his generational rivals he’s either beaten or are no longer viable opponents anymore. He’s made a ton of money as well so this is a good time to bow out while he still has his health intact.
  6. Trafford

    Trafford Well-Known Member Full Member

    Sep 29, 2018
    For me the biggets issue is Fury's mindset... he currently goes down as one of the greats.

    IMO we should get the Whyte, Usyk, AJ fights (plus Hrgovic and Joyce, but its unlikely) and let them all fight eachother as that would be the proof.... however fury struggles to get motivated at times and it would be a gmable for him to fight those fights. His stock currently is at an all time high... but it could be undoubted and undisputable if he did.
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  7. BCS8

    BCS8 Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Aug 21, 2012
    Liquorice is 100% right. Whyte is a good heavyweight but he's by no means the bogeyman that some people seem to think he is. He's at least a clear level below the 4 big dogs. Let's see how he does against Wallin before getting too excited. He's not the guy people want to see against the top guys, we want to see the top guys against each other.
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  8. northpaw

    northpaw Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Jun 5, 2010
    He absolutely does not need Whyte at all. If he wanted to fight him as a "grudge match" so be it, but Whyte is not a king maker nor is facing him of any importance historically.

    . Usyk (the current unified champion), Joshua (the former 2x unified champion), and Ruiz (former unified champion) are honestly all he would need. If he beats them, that would mean that he has bested every other contemporary champion that at one point was ranked at least number 1 or 2 during his career. That is a HOF ticket.

    I can see Fury retiring without any of them though. He seems to be a one foot out the door type of guy
  9. MrBarry465

    MrBarry465 Member Full Member

    Jun 17, 2021
    Come on now what are you basing that on, 1 fight? In the second fight against Wilder he was in amazing shape.

    You are being way way too harsh there mate.
  10. Rakesh

    Rakesh Member banned Full Member

    Jul 6, 2021
    Fury wants to retire after every fight, nothing new.
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  11. split_decision

    split_decision Electronic information tampers with your soul Full Member

    Apr 14, 2010
    and while the AJ, Whyte, Usyk, Fury negotiations drag on Funtime Frank Sanchez starts turning heads and people will say Fury can't retire unless he fights Sanchez, there is always another name you can't keep going forever. I've never been much of a Fury fan but if he wants to retire then he's earned it
  12. senpai

    senpai Active Member Full Member

    May 18, 2021
    If he don't fight Whyte, he would definitely not fight Usyk.

    Fury's just gonna waste everyones time like he did in the past.
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  13. heerko koois

    heerko koois Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Apr 26, 2006
    Yeah.....he was lucky that night for sure
  14. Unforgiven

    Unforgiven Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Nov 24, 2005
    Unless he fights Usyk instead of Whyte. :thumbsup:
  15. On The Money

    On The Money Dangerous Journeyman Full Member

    Apr 4, 2012
    Total bollocks pal, he's earned his shot totally if he beats Wallin and refusing to fight him or any mando is a duck and a stripping. Totally irrelevant how you think it will go. I think Fury wins also but it's hw boxing and no chin is sacred.