Fury has revealed his friendship with McGregor (Picture: Getty)Heavyweight boxer Tyson Fury has revealed his friendship with Conor McGregor, joking the UFC star and he partied with ‘Proper Whiskey and proper escorts’.
McGregor and Fury both have big profiles as combat sports stars and are two of the biggest fighters in the world at the moment.
Fury is dominating the heavyweight scene and revealed McGregor was a big supporter of his and he had been out drinking with the Irishman many times.
‘Let’s just say there was a lot of Proper Whiskey and a lot of proper escorts as well,’ he joked during an interview with Behind the Gloves.
McGregor is a known party animal (Picture: AP)‘Conor McGregor is a supporter of the Gypsy King, as I am of his. I’ve met him loads of times. We’ve been out drinking loads of times before.’
McGregor, who founded ‘Proper No.12 Whiskey’, is currently on hiatus from the UFC, but has been in talks to make his comeback in 2019.
The 30-year-old has fought just once in the UFC in 31 months, with his last appearance in the octagon coming against Khabib Nurmagomedov last October.
Fury is set to return to action in October ahead of his rematch with Deontay Wilder in February.
MORE: Jarrell Miller is Tyson Fury’s No.1 choice as opponent for 5 October