Sport Tyson Fury says he won't re-apply for British boxing licence

11:03  05 october  2017
11:03  05 october  2017 Source:   Journal.ie

Tyson Fury announces he will not apply for a new boxing licence

  Tyson Fury announces he will not apply for a new boxing licence Tyson Fury appears to have announced his retirement again after revealing he will not apply for a new boxing licence. Fury has not fought for nearly two years since ending Wladimir Klitschko's world heavyweight title reign in Dusseldorf in November 2015.Having twice postponed rematches with Klitschko last year, the 29-year-old lost his boxing licence last October when he admitted he was using cocaine and struggling with depression.Fury had hoped to return to the ring earlier this year but that plan was scuppered when his National Anti-Doping Panel hearing was adjourned in May.

Tyson Fury will not apply for a British boxing licence as confusion over his future took another twist on Wednesday. "After thinking long & hard about my return, I will not be applying for a BBBOCboxinglicense," said Fury on Twitter.

Tyson Fury ’s boxing licence has been suspended pending further investigation into “anti-doping and medical issues”, the British Boxing Board of “Once the powers that be say he ’s fit to box and he ’s OK there’s no reason why he can’ t be reinstated. “ He is the linear heavyweight champion of the world.

Tyson Fury. © Provided by Journal Media Limited Tyson Fury. FORMER WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT champion Tyson Fury will not re-apply for a licence to fight from the British Boxing Board of Control (BBBofC).

Fury had his licence revoked in October 2016 after allegations of doping were made against the 29-year-old earlier in the year.

  Tyson Fury says he won't re-apply for British boxing licence © Provided by Journal Media Limited His hint at a comeback in March never materialised and Fury has sent out mixed signals about his future in the sport in recent months.

The Briton has suggested that he will instead look to acquire a licence through alternative means, although his attempt to do so through the Boxing Union of Ireland was reportedly turned down in March.

Tyson Fury announces he will not apply for a new boxing licence

  Tyson Fury announces he will not apply for a new boxing licence Tyson Fury appears to have announced his retirement again after revealing he will not apply for a new boxing licence. Fury has not fought for nearly two years since ending Wladimir Klitschko's world heavyweight title reign in Dusseldorf in November 2015.Having twice postponed rematches with Klitschko last year, the 29-year-old lost his boxing licence last October when he admitted he was using cocaine and struggling with depression.Fury had hoped to return to the ring earlier this year but that plan was scuppered when his National Anti-Doping Panel hearing was adjourned in May.

Tyson Fury 's boxing career could be over after the former world heavyweight champion said he would not reapply for a licence to fight from the British Boxing Board of Control. Tyson Fury on his way to beating Vladimir Klitchko.

The British boxer , 29, revealed today that he would not be getting a new licence as he launched a scathing attack on the British Boxing Board of Control. Taking to Twitter, he wrote: “After thinking long and hard about my return I will not be applying for a BBOC boxing licence .

  Tyson Fury says he won't re-apply for British boxing licence © Provided by Journal Media Limited “After thinking long and hard about my return I will not be applying for a BBBofC boxing licence,” he tweeted.

“After the way they have handled stuff. No thanks.”

  Tyson Fury says he won't re-apply for British boxing licence © Provided by Journal Media Limited He added in a further tweet that he plans to seek a licence elsewhere.

Fury has not fought since November 2015, when he claimed the IBF, WBO and WBA heavyweight titles in a shock victory over Wladimir Klitschko in Dusseldorf.

  Tyson Fury says he won't re-apply for British boxing licence © Provided by Journal Media Limited The BBBofC has previously said it will not reinstate Fury’s licence until the conclusion of the fighter’s UK Anti-Doping hearing, the delay to which has drawn criticism from Fury.

The 29-year-old was also left incensed with the BBBofC following his cousin Hughie Fury’s defeat to WBO Joseph Parker in September.

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