The Boxing World reacts to Fury’s Title WIn

Tonight Tyson Fury shocked the World by winning the heavyweight crown from Wladimir Klitschko and installing himself as the number one boxer on the planet.

Fury is a colourful character and his win certainly got the boxing public talking.

Klitschko, a boxing gentleman, offered his congratulations:

And Fury’s heavyweight rivals began to queue up:

Boxing stars and legends from around the World gave their complements:

And the Irish boxing family showed their love for the former Irish champ:

Joe O'Neill

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