🚨 Tyson Fury U-turns on his opinion of Oleksandr Usyk: ‘He’s a real bad man’

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Tyson Fury has been surprisingly nice about Oleksandr Usyk in his latest interview.

Fury and Usyk collide on May 18th in Saudi Arabia to crown an undisputed heavyweight champion.

Ahead of the clash ‘The Gypsy King’ spoke with his very own Queensberry Promotions and was actually complimentary about the Ukrainian.

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He said: “Oleksandr Usyk’s a real bad man and to underestimate Usyk you’d be a mug.

“So I’m training hard for him, I’m doing everything I can.

“I respect Usyk as a man. I respect his career as well – Olympic champion, undisputed cruiserweight champion, unified heavyweight champion.

“You have to respect that, I’m fighting the real deal. I’m looking forward to the challenge.

“He’s got good footwork, good boxing ability, technically sound.

“He’s proved he can mix it with the big heavyweights because he’s beat Anthony Joshua and Daniel Dubois. I’m messing with an elite fighter.”

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