Tyson Fury agrees to give Piers Morgan a million if he fights again

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Piers Morgan will get a million if Tyson Fury fights again. (PA)
Piers Morgan will get a million if Tyson Fury fights again. (PA)

Piers Morgan stands to pocket a whopping one million pounds if Tyson Fury goes back into the ring.

The world heavyweight champion announced earlier this year that he was retiring after beating Dillian Whyte, saying: "I'm done."

However, there has been lots of speculation about whether he will fight again and Morgan couldn't resist quizzing the boxer about the whole thing when he appeared on his TalkTV show, Piers Morgan Uncensored.

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Fury said: "I put a ridiculous number on today. I said I’ll come back for half a billy, half a billion pounds. That’s £500 million. If that’s not ridiculous to believe I'm not coming back for boxing, I don’t know what is!"

But he went on: "I would definitely look at it if there's half a billion on the table. Half a billy's, half a billy."

Morgan, 57, then asked: “How about this, how about given if you do fight again you are going to get a barrel load of cash, gazillions, how about if you do fight again, you have to give me a million pounds?"

He looked stunned when the sports star agreed, saying: "How about that's a deal?"

Tyson Fury during a press conference following his victory over Dillian Whyte at Wembley Stadium, London. Picture date: Saturday April 23, 2022.
Tyson Fury has made a deal with Piers Morgan. (PA)

"Really?" asked Morgan.

"So we have a deal do we? You'll give me a million quid if you fight again?"

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Fury replied: “If I am getting half a billion for my fight, it won’t matter, will it?

"Yep, 100 per cent!”

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 23: Tyson Fury talks with Dillian Whyte's corner following the WBC World Heavyweight Title Fight between Tyson Fury and Dillian Whyte at Wembley Stadium on April 23, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Tyson Fury announced his retirement this year. (Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Morgan was thrilled, saying that he suspected the time would come when he would be cashing in on their agreement.

"I love that deal," he exclaimed.

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