Gerwyn Price dwarfed by John Fury and Hafthor Bjornsson as he takes in boxing

Darts heavyweight Gerwyn Price is accustomed to being a headliner in his field, but it was 'The Iceman' who looked starstruck attending Wembley on Saturday.

With no competition of his own on the cards, the Welshman travelled to London to take in Tyson Fury's clash against Dillian Whyte. 'The Gypsy King' is fighting on British soil for the first time in four years and is expected to sell out the 95,000-seat venue.

Price, 37, is among those in attendance, but he encountered a few famous figures way in advance of the fight. The darts world champion shared with his Instagram 196,000 followers after bumping into Fury's father, John, as well as powerlifter Hafthor Bjornsson and former world champion Ricky Hatton.

Fury Snr—a former professional boxer himself—smiled widely as he posed for a picture next to Price, who's believed to stand at around 5'10". That deficit was all the more extreme when he sized up alongside 'The Mountain' Bjornsson, who towers above most at around 6'9".

Bjornsson has taken a growing interest in boxing and is attending Saturday's fight at Wembley after beating fellow powerlifting legend Eddie Hall inside the ring last month. Fury Snr, meanwhile, has once again been heavily involved in the promotion of his son's 33rd boxing bout, helping garner attention for a highly anticipated contest.

“Weekend off, just what the doctor ordered, can’t wait for #FuryWin," Price wrote on Instagram after he suffered a first-round defeat to Michael van Gerwen in Week 11 of the Premier League Darts. “First ever time at a fight…ringside tickets.”

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Price is also expected to enter the ring himself in the near future when he faces compatriot Rhys Evans at Valley Tavern in Blackwood. The fight was due to take place earlier in April before an injury delay, with the bout now scheduled for May 13.

Having played rugby to a professional standard earlier in his career, Price has proved himself to be a man of eclectic talents. He formerly played as hooker for Neath and Cross Keys in the Welsh Premier Division but was also on standby for Scottish outfit Glasgow Warriors.

Making no secret of his Fury fandom ahead of Saturday's main event, Price will hope Whyte doesn't stun the masses. The vast majority of the boxing community are expecting another Gypsy King win late on Saturday, with some major names set to take in the war of Wembley first-hand.

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