Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

Jan 01, 2019, 13:43 IST
  • Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

    Tyson Fury is a British professional boxer. In 2015, he won the unified WBA (Super), IBF, WBO, IBO, Ring magazine and lineal heavyweight titles by defeating long-reigning champion Wladimir Klitschko. As of December 2018, Tyson Fury is ranked as the world's second-best active heavyweight and the Transnational Boxing Rankings Board, and third by BoxRec.

    In pic: Tyson Fury, posted this picture with wife Paris Fury, captioned, "This woman has stood by me from the beginning. She is always there for me & dose everything for me. Love her sooooooo muchhhhhh @parisfury1"

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  • Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

    Tyson Luke Fury was born and raised in Wythenshawe, Manchester, England. At birth, he weighed only 1lb after being born three months premature. His father John named him Tyson, after the then-world undisputed heavyweight champion, Mike Tyson. Fury's family is of Irish Traveller heritage. His paternal grandfather was from Tuam, County Galway, which is also the birthplace of his father, John Fury.

    In pic: Paris Fury posted this picture of herself and hubby Tyson, out on a date night, she wrote, "#datenight #kiddyfree #stillinlove @gypsyking101"

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  • Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

    The Fury family has a long history in boxing, Tyson Fury's father competed in the 1980s as "Gypsy" John Fury, initially as a bare-knuckle fighter and unlicensed boxer, and then as a professional boxer.

    In pic: Tyson Fury posted this picture of himself with his wife, out at an awards function. He wrote, "Here at the @manchesterunited awards with my beautiful wife @parisfury1 besties forever."

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  • Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

    Some of the nicknames Tyson Fury carries are, 'Gypsy King', 'The Furious One' and '2 Fast' Fury.

    In pic: Tyson Fury shared this throwback picture of himself and Paris, when they started dating as teenagers. He wrote, "This was the first time me & Paris really met age 15-16 I knew then I’d marry her! Looking at this photo is like time traveling. Been together 13 years wow time dose fly when your having fun."

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  • Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

    Tyson Fury and his wife Paris married in 2009. They are both practising Catholics and currently have 4 children.

    In pic: Tyson Fury posted this picture of himself with wife Paris, captioned, "Lovely pic of me & @parisfury1 the wife of all wives! She has had to suffer so much BS from me over the years but still have me 3 kids & 1 on way. #soulmates #GYPSYLOVE #realwivesdontleave"

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  • Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

    In September 2015, Tyson Fury expressed a desire to run as an independent candidate to be the UK Member of Parliament for Morecambe and Lunesdale, opining that the government were too focused on immigrants and not enough on homeless people and those with drug and alcohol problems. Tyson Fury also suggested that Britain should leave the European Union.

    In pic: Tyson Fury posted this picture of a fight from 2013, he wrote, "When I conquered New York City in 2013 my wife was there at my side. @parisfury1"

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  • Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

    In April 2016, Tyson Fury openly spoke about the racial abuse he receives been a Gypsy World Champion, because "nobody wants to see a gypsy do well". Also in April 2016, after a press conference, Tyson Fury said he would relocate to the United States after his rematch with Wladimir Klitschko because he does not feel accepted in Great Britain, stating, "I am a gypsy and that's it. I will always be a gypsy, I'll never change. I will always be fat and white and that's it. I am the champion yet I am thought of as a bum."

    In pic: Tyson Fury posted a breakfast picture of himself nwith Paris Fury and his child Valencia. He wrote, "That time of the day again, cup of tea with @parisfury1 & baby Valencia #FAMILYTIMES"

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  • Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

    However, Tyson Fury is now recognised as the people's champion due to the fact many people feel he was wrongly done by from boxing organisations, corrupt judges and The BBC for not been shortlisted as sports personality of the year of 2018. Also for his openness, he had regarding his struggles with mental health, alcoholism and drugs.

    In pic: Tyson Fury posted this picture with Paris Fury, captioned, "Big news from the Gypsyking household!!!!!!!!!!!!"

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  • Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

    Tyson Fury posted this picture from the locker room with Paris Fury, captioned, "My biggest fan. @parisfury1"

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  • Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

    Paris Fury posted this picture of an outing with her child. She wrote, "My date is better looking than yours"

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  • Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

    Tyson Fury posted this picture of himself and Paris on a night-out. He wrote, "Enjoying the break people. Saw a hilarious comedian last night. Laughed till my face was sore. Up fresh this morning off to explore...."

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  • Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

    Paris Fury posted this picture on Tyson Fury's 30th birthday. She wrote, "At midnight tonight on 12th August you’ll be 30 @gypsyking101 I don’t know where the times gone from seeing u for the 1st time when u was 16 till now! Loved you then love you always. Happy birthday T"

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  • Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

    Paris Fury posted this picture of herself and hubby Tyson Fury, on a coffee date. She captioned it, "Me and my love #bunny"

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  • Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

    Paris Fury posted this picture after spending a weekend my hubby Tyson Fury. She wrote, "Had an amazing weekend with my 1st, my last, my everything @gypsyking101"

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  • Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

    Paris Fury posted this lovely picture with Tyson Fury from a dinner outing

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  • Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

    Paris Fury posted this picture of her family and wrote, "@gypsyking101 our crew
    #thefurys #crazy #busy #hectic #lovemylife #wouldntchangeitfortheworld #family #familygoals"

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  • Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

    Tyson Fury posted this picture of himself and Paris Fury enjoying at an amusement park. He wrote, "#bumpercars on Sunday #bigkids #familytime @gypsyking101"

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  • Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

    Tyson Fury posted this picture of his family celebrating Christmas, he wrote, "Merry Christmas from the Fury Family. #tysonfury #merrychristmas #family"

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  • Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

    Paris Fury looks hot in this picture, she captioned it, "Brothers baby christening today there's a song playing in my mind looking at this"

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  • Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

    Glamour girl Paris Fury shared this picture from her party days, captioned it, "#throwbackthursday"

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  • Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

    Paris Fury looks gorgeous in this picture, captioned, "Not your average gypsy Loving the sunny weather know it won't last so making the most of it. Dress from @stylequeen01"

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    Paris Fury posted this picture, captioned, "My face don’t look to happy with the early rise that day. Tracksuit for the plane from @the_button_boutique"

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  • Tyson Fury's love story with wife, who stood by him through alcoholism, mental health issues

    Paris Fury looks like a goddess in this picture, captioned, "They are to type of women in the world , goddess and mortals"

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Heavyweight boxing champ Tyson Fury is the quintessential come-back kid of the sport. We profile his career and his life with wife Paris Fury, who stood loyaly with him through his drug issues, mental health issues and alcoholism. (Pics/ Tyson Fury Instagram, Paris Fury Instagram)

 

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