The fast and the Fury’s

Promoter Mick Hennessy today announced the addition of another Fury to the Hennessy stable after signing 18yo Hughie Fury the cousin of rising Heavyweight star Tyson Fury.

Hughie who won a gold in the world games representing England is as hot a heavyweight prospect as his older cousin and will make his debut in the world famous Madison Square Garden on 20 April on the undercard of cousin Tyson’s US debut against former cruiserweight champ Steve Cunningham.

The definitely build em tall in the Fury family with Hughie the shorter of the 2 cousins standing in at 6′ 8″ just an inch shorter than Tyson. Hughie told DAILY SPORT”I’m looking to beat Mike Tyson’s record and be the youngest world heavyweight champion”

Cousin Tyson added”I’m glad the US are now going to get a chance to see the best heavyweight in the world”

The Fury’s promoter Mick Hennessy said”These 2 guys are going to be the UK/Irish equivalent of the Klitschko’s only better” with the ever modest Tyson adding “and better looking”

DAILY SPORT says – With Tyson Fury on the brink of a world title show British/Irish heavyweight boxing is on the up and we’ve got a real chance of world domination.

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