John Fury emulated his son Tyson Fury by getting his stomach out in entrance of reside TV cameras on Saturday evening.
Following his youthful son Tommy Fury’s KO win, John wished to make some extent about how physique form is irrelevant to boxing.
The Furys have stood by this message for a very long time, citing Tyson’s ascent to the heavyweight throne as proof that you just don’t must be physique stunning with a purpose to win world titles.
It has primarily been used previously as a dig at Tyson’s extra sculpted rivals resembling Wladimir Klitschko, Deontay Wilder and Anthony Joshua.
And despite the fact that Tommy Fury does have the look of a bodybuilder, John is adamant in sticking by the purpose his household have beforehand made.
After Tommy’s second-round knockout of Scott Williams on Saturday, he hammered this house reside on BT Sport.
John started: “Can I simply say on factor on nationwide tv?
“Overlook how my son seems. If he trains for the subsequent ten years his physique can be the identical.
“However let me you one thing now – he’s as sturdy as three males.
“And he can run 25 miles like he’s, he’s a robust man.”
He then proceeded to raise up his shirt, revealing his stomach and continued: “I’m fats, look right here.
“Fats as a pig, however I can run ten miles and I’m an previous man, 57 years previous.
“Overlook form, as a result of if the form did any good there’d be be extra bodybuilders successful world titles wouldn’t there?
“He don’t raise weights. All that is press-ups, sit-ups, pull-ups and street work.
“Folks suppose he’s a bodybuilder, he’s no bodybuilder.”