Had these events happened in the social media era, things would have been wild.
A tremendously hyped heavyweight showdown ends in the third round under bizarre circumstances.
Evander Holyfield says the Filipino boxer will beat America's undefeated star because of how the system is set up.
One of the greatest heavyweight boxers of all time was born on January 10, 1949 in Marshall, Texas.
Almost 17 years to the day after Mike Tyson bit him, the former champ comments on the Luis Suarez incident.
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What could have been awkward turned out to be just the opposite, as Tyson celebrated the man whose ear he once bit off.
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