Tyson Fury’s father has hit out at his son after the breakdown of his deal for a fight with Anthony Joshua in Saudi Arabia.
The world heavyweight champion was set for a unification fight with Joshua on August 14 in Riyadh, which was set to earn the fighters £150million between them.
But last week after arbitration brought by Deontay Wilder saw Fury ordered to have a trilogy fight with the American, which was signed within days and saw the cancellation of Joshua-Fury.
And his father, John Fury, believes that Tyson has allowed ‘yes men’ in his camp to lead him astray and convince him to fight Wilder for all the wrong reasons.
He told BT Sport: “While I’m alive and fit and able I want to do the best for Tyson, but he is obviously in a different league now, he has 20,000 yes men around him.
“This is what happens when you get to the top, he’s got a lot of leeches and hangers-on out there and you can see what’s happening in America with him, that’s
Source: Complete Sports