Tommy Fury called out by Viddal Riley as YouTube and boxing star questions Love Islander’s world title ambitions

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VIDDAL RILEY has referred to as out Tommy Fury as he tries to drive a battle with the previous Love Island star.

Riley, who beforehand coached YouTuber KSI, has made it clear he needs to battle Fury because of the pair’s tight WBC rankings.

Viddal Riley is ranked at 40 in the WBC rankings

Fury achieved a ranking of 38 following his pay-per-view bout with the controversial Jake Paul which he gained on factors after eight rounds.

Riley, ranked 40, took to YouTube to name out the 23-year-old whist poking at his ambitions to develop into a world champion in the course of.

He stated: “I’m ranked number 40, Tommy is definitely ranked 38, I’ve seen him say in multiple interviews: ‘My objective is to be a world champion’.

“He preaches that he needs to be a world champion. I'm not at present world championship quality. I've the potential to be – and I will get there – however as it stands I’m not.

“So if in case you have aspirations of being a world champion, as do I, we are close in rating, it will be an enormous struggle, the individuals would end up. Individuals would end up for you.

“Individuals would end up for me. If that’s your aspiration, why look anyplace else?”

Riley has an undefeated document himself and has gained 5 of his eight fights by knockout.

The cruiser-weight fighter went on in his video to recommend that Fury doesn’t want the battle.


He stated: “I’ve talked about [Fury’s] identify multiple occasions and I’ve by no means heard a response which may solely be for one cause,

“I’ve all the time stated I’m going to be a world champion, I’m going to succeed in the top and also you don’t go from zero or not recognised to primary.

“There’s a course of. The truth that I’m now ranked number 40 on the earth with knowledgeable boxing governing body signifies that I am en route.”

Fury, who's the younger brother of WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury, might still should battle Jake Paul again with a rematch still an option.

The Manchester born TV character is yet to answer the call out made by Riley.