Tyson Fury Says He's Turned Down Offer Of A Free Hair Transplant
Tyson Fury has revealed that he's turned down the offer of a free hair transplant.
In a virtual interview on Frank Warren's Queensberry Promotions' The Lockdown Lowdown, the heavyweight boxing champion opened up about how happy he is being 'the chubby bald guy'.
He said: "Now, I'm so happy with who I am, I'm not embarrassed to take my top off in public, I don't wanna be completely ripped. I'm happy with who I am, I'm happy being the chubby bald guy."
The 31-year-old added that he was 'bald and proud', which he has proven by turning down an offer of a free hair transplant.
He said: "I've actually had an offer from the leading hair transplant people in the world, in London, Harley Street, to give me a full head of hair back, and I've had to politely decline.
"Because you know, I've had that, that's the old me - Tyson Fury used to have masses of curly hair, black moppy stallion hair. And that me's gone, I've overcome that, I'm finished, I'm not 17 anymore, I'm not 21.
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"I've gone bald because it's in my genes and it's what happens - some men go bald, some don't. But I feel like if I put a full head of hair back on and try and reverse time, I'd never wanna go back in time because I'm happy with where I am, and I just want to keep moving forwards.
"So me and Paris [his wife] have made the joint decision to politely decline about the hair. So yeah, I could have had a full mop of hair but I actually like who I am. This is me, this is Tyson Fury. 'The Gypsy King', the bald-headed guy... You know, I actually have grew [sic] to love it."
He added: "Not all bald men are unhappy."
What a bloody inspiration, I'm sure you'll agree - not just for bald people, but all of us. Though speaking as a guy who went bald at a young age, I could hardly agree more with his message about embracing baldness.
You can watch Fury's full interview here.
The revelation comes after Fury confirmed yesterday (Wednesday) that a long-anticipated undisputed title fight with Anthony Joshua had been agreed for next year, although Fury is contracted to face Deontay Wilder for a third time beforehand and Joshua will first meet mandatory challenger Kubrat Pulev.
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