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October 3, 2016

Tyson Fury has announced his retirement from boxing – days after reports he had failed a drugs test.

The reigning world heavyweight champion, who last month pulled out of his proposed rematch with Wladimir Klitschko citing mental health issues, tweeted on Monday that he will retire despite never having defended his titles.

“Boxing is the saddest thing I ever took part in, all a pile of shit, I’m the greatest, & I’m also retired, so go suck a dick, happy days,” he wrote.

Fury, who was stripped of his IBF title when it became clear he planned to face Klitschko again instead of mandatory challenger Vyacheslav Glazkov, had postpone...

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