Former professional boxer, also known by the nickname "Gypsy," who initially competed as a bare-knuckle fighter. He came back into the spotlight after the boxing success of his son Tyson Fury.
He began his own boxing career in the 80s. He went on to train Tyson as a boxer and encouraged him to turn pro.
He once defeated WBO World Champ Henry Akinwande in the boxing ring.
He lives in Cheshire with his wife Amber. In addition to Tyson, his sons Tommy and Shane are also boxers.
He named Tyson after former heavyweight champion of the world Mike Tyson.