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Mike Tyson

Michael Gerard "Mike" Tyson (also known as Malik Abdul Aziz) (born June 30, 1966) is a retired American professional boxer. Tyson is a former undisputed heavyweight champion of the world and holds the record as the youngest boxer to win the WBC, WBA and IBF heavyweight titles at 20 years, 4 months, and 22 days old. Tyson won his first 19 professional bouts by knockout, 12 of them in the first round. He won the WBC title in 1986 after defeating Trevor Berbick by a TKO in the second round. In 1987, Tyson added the WBA and IBF titles after defeating James Smith and Tony Tucker. He was the first heavyweight boxer to simultaneously hold the WBA, WBC and IBF titles, and the only heavyweight to successively unify them. In 1988, Tyson became the lineal champion when he knocked out Michael Spinks after 91 seconds. Tyson successfully defended the world heavyweight championship nine times, including victories over Larry Holmes and Frank Bruno. In 1990, he lost his titles to underdog James "Buster" Douglas, by a knockout in round 10. Attempting to regain the titles he defeated Donovan Ruddock twice in 1991, but when he was scheduled to take on the undisputed heavyweight champion Evander

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The Game -- I Got Fists Like Mike Tyson ... Here's Proof

The Game
I Got Fists Like Mike Tyson ... Here's Proof

The Game just got a little more Iron in his diet -- getting Mike Tyson's face tattooed on his fist.  Besides being a huge Tyson fan, Game also has penchant for punching people ... including… READ MORE >

Mike Tyson -- Praises Madonna ... I'll Only Make Music For Her

Mike Tyson
Praises Madonna I'll Only Make Music For Her

// Mike Tyson says the only person who can get him back into the music studio is Madonna ... telling TMZ Sports he probably won't spit hot fire on the mic ever again unless the Material Girl asks… READ MORE >

- 18 days ago
Mike Tyson -- No $1.6 Million Bet for Me ... 'I Don't Have the Money!'

Mike Tyson
No $1.6 Million Bet for Me 'I Don't Have The Money!'

// Mike Tyson has finally weighed in on the fight of the century ... telling TMZ Sports he likes Manny Pacquiao to beat Floyd Mayweather on May 2nd.  But when it comes to putting his money… READ MORE >

- 25 days ago
Mike Tyson -- I'm a Big Ronda Rousey Fan!

Mike Tyson
I'm a Big Ronda Rousey Fan!

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- 28 days ago
Mike Tyson -- PUNCHING ALGERIANS ... In Foreign Action Flick

Mike Tyson
PUNCHING ALGERIANS In Foreign Action Flick

Mike Tyson could be the next Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson -- at least in Algeria anyway -- where the boxing legend just scored himself a role punching a TON of people in a big Algerian action flick.… READ MORE >

- 35 days ago
Mike Tyson -- Mussolini's My Inspiration ... I Get Why Hitler Liked Him

Mike Tyson
Mussolini's My Inspiration I Get Why Hitler Liked Him

Mike Tyson says he was inspired to sing by one of the most hated dictators of all time ... Benito Mussolini. Tyson was talking to Rolling Stone about his vocal cameo on the upcoming Madonna… READ MORE >

- 66 days ago
Mike Tyson On Floyd Mayweather's Spending -- 'Have a Ball!'

Mike Tyson
On Mayweather's Spending: 'Have a Ball!'

Mike Tyson has some advice for Floyd Mayweather when it comes to spending ridiculous amounts of cash ... HAVE A BALL!!!Of course, critics have been all over Mayweather for years ... saying he'll… READ MORE >

- 140 days ago
Mike Tyson -- I'm a Crime Fighter ... in the Cartoons

Mike Tyson
I'm a Crime Fighter ... In the Cartoons

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- 150 days ago
Mike Tyson -- I Was Sexually Abused As A Child (Video)

Mike Tyson
I Was Sexually Abused As A Child [Video]

Mike Tyson says he was sexually abused as a child ... by a man who snatched him off the street when he was only 7-years-old. Tyson visited "Opie Radio" on SiriusXM earlier this week and opened up… READ MORE >

- 151 days ago
Mike Tyson -- Robin Williams' Drug Dealer ... Was My Drug Dealer

Mike Tyson
Robin Williams' Drug Dealer ... Was My Drug Dealer

Mike Tyson says he and Robin Williams battled drug addiction TOGETHER -- and bonded over the fact they bought drugs from the same "lowlife dealer."Mike appeared on "The Howard Stern Show" on… READ MORE >

- 152 days ago

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