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Sport Briggs issues Fury challenge

14:55  14 november  2017
14:55  14 november  2017 Source:   skysports.com

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Tyson Fury has sent a contract to Shannon Briggs as he looks to challenge him in the future.

Tyson fury challenge dished out by shannon briggs . Shannon Briggs wants to meet Tyson Fury back in the ring when their respective suspensions have finished.

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Shannon Briggs wants to meet Tyson Fury back in the ring when their respective suspensions have finished.

Briggs is free to box again from Tuesday after a failed drug test but Fury remains suspended as he awaits his UK anti-doping hearing to resume.

"My target is Tyson Fury. He's a chump, he's a punk," Briggs exclusively told Sky Sports. "He shot some words at me on Twitter but he's scared of me.

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"This is the biggest fight for both of us, besides him getting a massive title fight. If he needs a tune-up for a title fight, why not fight a 45,000-year-old man?

"I like Fury but I want to knock him out. Once I knock out 'the whale' - that's what I call Fury - I bet that Wladimir Klitschko will come back [to fight me]."

Briggs gave Fury an encouraging pep talk at ringside last December when both men attended Anthony Joshua vs Eric Molina then, in a recent interview with Sky Sports, explained his own mental health issues.

"As far as his depression, I've got love for him," Briggs said about Fury. "I respect and understand what he's going through."

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Briggs, now aged 45, held the lineal world heavyweight title in 1997 then briefly won the WBO title in 2006, while Fury hasn't fought since ending Klitschko's divisional dominance two years ago.

"I look forward to resuming my career in the UK," said Briggs, whose most recent fight was at London's O2 in May 2016.

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Tyson Fury insists he is not a drugs cheat .
Tyson Fury has admitted he may have been "a bigot, a sexist and a homophobe" - but insisted the allegation that he is a drugs cheat is a step too far. The former world champion has signed with management firm MTK Global as he steps up plans to return after two years out of the ring.But first he must win a legal battle with UK Anti-Doping, who announced he had failed a test for banned substance in 2016, leading to the withdrawal of his licence by the British Boxing Board of Control.

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