WBC world heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury wowed those who attended a night out with him at the KK Steelworks in Wolverhampton.
Dressed in a multicolored suit and exuding charisma, Fury, 33, posed for photos while meeting sponsors and guests who had paid extra to have their photo taken with the undefeated world champion.
The event, which was hosted by Andy Sahota of Showfighter productions, was a full night of entertainment, with dancers, a set from local rapper Reaper and a chat with Tyson’s father, John Fury, before the main event. only sees the Gypsy King take the stage.
It was the end of a full day of appearances by Tyson Fury, who was spotted jogging along the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal in Castlecroft earlier today and stopping for photos with fans.
Councilor Ellis Turrell, who represents Tettenhall Wightwick, said: “It’s fantastic to welcome the Gypsy King himself, Tyson Fury, to our corner of Wolverhampton.
“It was great to see him enjoying what Tettenhall Wightwick has to offer.
“This morning local residents were startled when they spotted him jogging along the canal past Castlecroft and Wightwick.
“Tyson is a great friend of Wolverhampton and I hope he enjoys his time in the city. We would be delighted to welcome him back to Tettenhall at any time.”
There were also opportunities to win a selection of exclusive signed memorabilia at an auction, to buy merchandise and also to buy a can of the new energy drink Furocity which recently retired Fury has marketed.
His father John Fury thanked everyone for coming and said he was overwhelmed with the support and said it showed the love Wolverhampton had for his son.
He said: “The people of this town are great, really grounded people and I think it’s fantastic to see so many people coming here to see it.”