Tyson Fury believes he will never lose his undefeated record, despite the looming threat of battles against dangerous percussionists like Deontay Wilder and Anthony Joshua.
Fury will defend his WBC belt against Wilder on October 9, which could finally create an undisputed showdown with the World Cup against Joshua.
Joshua risks his world titles against Oleksandr Usyk on September 25, live Sky Sports Box Office, but Fury has apparently dismissed the threat from his heavyweight rivals.
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Speaks in an interview with Gary Neville’s overlap, which contains language some might find offensive, Fury said: “I have never lost a fight. I do not think I will ever lose a fight, no. I do not think I will.
“I do not think there is anyone out there who can beat me.”
Joshua has reiterated his desire for a blockbuster match, but Fury insists that his British rivals’ loss of shock to Andy Ruiz Jr is proof that he should not look too far ahead in future matches.
“How can he get me now if I’m having a rematch with Wilder,” Fury said.
“The great thing is – I want to tell you what they always do – and he already fell victim to it, Joshua.
“They talk about fights that do not happen. Everyone wants to talk to me about the Joshua fight. They do not care about the fight I have.
“Suddenly they want me to look over what I’m doing and then get chinned. I’m lying on my back flat by Wilder and he’s taking my position.”
After reflecting on the rest of his career, Fury said: “I only have two, three games left because there are no more challenges.
“They’ve all been beaten. I have Wilder then and provided I get through it, then I have AJ.”
The two-time world champion also revealed how he battled depression after fulfilling his long-term ambition to defeat Wladimir Klitschko in 2015.
“Before, it was like I had conquered the world, and that was nothing else I wanted to do,” Fury said.
“When I was only young, Klitschko was a world champion, so I always looked at him, and when I had finished it, the game was over for me.
“I did not want to continue, plus I was mentally unstable. When I went into that fight, I was very depressed and depressed and anxious. I always had the goal of beating Klitschko, who kept me on the straight and narrow path, but after the goal was taken from me, I had nothing else that I could focus on to give me that drive.
“It was like a total downward spiral and I didn’t want to live anymore. I was happy to die at 27. I was happy to be done, that was it. Nothing or no one could bring me back.
“Not my wife and kids. I did not care. Every day I woke up, I just wanted to die. Only people who have been through depression and all that, will understand what I am saying.”
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