Tyson Fury ‘raged’ until 3 a.m. with DJ Steve Aoki, sipping £ 800 worth of vodka and singing ‘Sweet Caroline’ after doing 11 rounds against Deontay Wilder, while a bloodied bronze bomber took off. been taken to hospital with a broken hand
There aren’t many heavyweight champions who, after grueling 11 rounds to win the biggest fight of their careers, go out and party until 3 a.m. with one of music’s biggest stars. in the world.
But, then again, there aren’t many heavyweight champions like Tyson Fury.
Fury secured his place in history as one of the best heavyweight fighters, taking out Deontay Wilder in a thrilling trilogy showdown that certainly lived up to the bill.
Its promoter Frank Warren hailed the Gypsy King as “the tallest of his generation” after the Las Vegas event, with praise coming everywhere from Lennox Lewis, Connor McGregor and even Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. .
After the fight, which he also dubbed the best heavyweight clash he’s ever seen, Warren foreshadowed a night on the town to celebrate Fury’s retention of his titles.
And, it’s fair to say that Team Fury kept their promises.
Speaking to talkSPORT, the 69-year-old said: “We’re just doing a press conference and then we went out.
” We went out ! “
Lo and behold, the 33-year-old heavyweight champion was then filmed partying at a Las Vegas club, just hours after his historic victory on Saturday night.
In a series of videos – filmed by his wife, Paris, and posted to Instagram – Fury is seen shirtless on stage at the Hakkasan nightclub, located next to the MGM Grand – the venue where Fury defeated Wilder for the second time in a trilogy of mega-battles.
The event was hosted by world-renowned American DJ Steve Aoki, with Tyson, Paris and the entire Fury team – which also included boxer Joseph Parker – special guests at the resident DJ’s booth.
Later, Fury was pictured performing on stage with Tommy Fury and Aoki also topless, while also leading the crowd in a “Sweet Caroline” chorus.
In another video, Fury was caught on camera, microphone in hand, shouting, “LET’S F ***** G HAVE IT!”
Fury knocked out his opponent in the 11th round, after a grueling outing against the Bronze Bomber.
It clearly wasn’t as exhausting as it looked, however, with Fury partying until the early hours of the morning.
Fury last knocked down Wilder around 9:35 p.m. in Vegas, was at the Hakkasan club at 12:45 p.m., and stayed out until about 3 a.m.
Reportedly, Fury walked into the five-story club to listen to the AC / DC classic “You Shook Me All Night Long” – his ring walk song – wearing a Gypsy King costume, but he quickly took off. his jacket and shirt to dance naked. chest.
He followed Queen’s hit “We are the Champions” but couldn’t resist a song as he grabbed the mic to join Aoki when Aoki was playing old favorite “American Pie”, and was also filmed leading the crowd singing ‘Oh Tyson Fury’.
Reports from inside the venue claimed that Fury had seen drinking from £ 800 bottles of Gray Goose vodka as well as Bud Light, after he told media at the press conference earlier in the report. night: “Then I have to go get drunk – so thank you very much.
The Gypsy King did the same after his last win over Wilder in February 2020, then celebrating his victory in style.
And the next day, Fury and Aoki were reunited as the DJ hosted a pool party to continue the Gypsy King title celebrations.
His opponent, Wilder, was rushed to hospital after his trainer confirmed on Sunday that he broke his hand in the fight.
The American’s face was bloodied and beaten by Fury, who took control of the fight as his big rival began to tire.
Wilder was taken to a nearby hospital as a precaution, but it was confirmed that he did not stay the night.
Boxing reporter Dan Rafael tweeted: “I was texting Wilder’s manager, Shelly Finkel.
“Said Deontay is fine and will not be spending the night in the hospital.” “
Wilder was knocked down three times in combat and repeatedly received heavy blows from his opponent.
His resilience meant he continued into the penultimate round, before Fury landed a devastating knockout.
The American fighter said after the fight, “I did my best, but it wasn’t good enough tonight. I am not sure what happened.
“I know in training he did some things, and I also knew he didn’t reach 277 pounds to be a ballet dancer.
“He came to lean on me, tried to brutalize me and he succeeded.”
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