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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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Mike Tyson -- I Forgive Justin Bieber ... 'Everyone Makes Mistakes'

Mike Tyson
I Forgive Justin Bieber 'Everyone Makes Mistakes'

Justin Bieber is getting an N-word pass from Mike Tyson -- at least for now ... because "Iron Mike" is chalking up JB's racial comments as a "mistake" that he hopes the pop star can learn… READ MORE >

Mike Tyson -- Maya Angelou Enlightened Me ... I'll Always Be Grateful

Mike Tyson
Maya Angelou Enlightened Me ... I'll Always Be Grateful

He may have only had a few brief encounters with her, including the time she visited him in prison -- but Mike Tyson says Maya Angelou had a profound impact on his life ... and he'll always be… READ MORE >

- 183 days ago
Mike Tyson -- Priceless Financial Advice for Antonio Tarver

Mike Tyson
Priceless Financial Advice ... For Antonio Tarver

Mike Tyson knows a little something about money management ... so, when we asked him to deliver some financial advice for Antonio Tarver ... he came through STRONG.  Of course, Tarver was… READ MORE >

- 268 days ago
Mike Tyson -- Boxing Event Turns Violent ... Tyson Plays Peacemaker

Mike Tyson
Boxing Event Turns Violent Tyson Plays Peacemaker

A fight broke out at a media event for a fight ... with Mike Tyson caught in the middle ... but this time, the legendary boxer wasn't escalating the situation, he was trying to quash it. TMZ… READ MORE >

- 329 days ago
Mike Tyson's Wife -- Alleged Mistress Is Threatening to Kill Me & Our Kids

Mike Tyson's Wife
Alleged Mistress Is Threatening to Kill Me & Our Kids

A crazy ex-military woman claiming to be Mike Tyson's mistress has been threatening to kill the boxing legend's wife and family ... this according to Tyson's wife Kiki ... and now, Kiki's obtained… READ MORE >

- 349 days ago
Mike Tyson -- Good Genes or Good Docs?

MIKE TYSON
Good Genes OR GOOD DOCS?

Mike Tyson's face is a knockout!Here's the 22-year-old version of the undisputed heavy-weight champ at a gala in Beverly Hills back in 1988 (left) -- and 25 years later, the 47-year-old one-man… READ MORE >

- 354 days ago
Mike Tyson -- My Cocaine-Fueled Orgy ... Was Foiled By Cops

Mike Tyson
My Cocaine-Fueled Orgy Was Foiled By Cops

Nothing deflates a cocaine-fueled hard-on like a visit from your probation officer mid-orgy ... this according to Mike Tyson, who speaks from experience.Iron Mike went on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" last… READ MORE >

- 365 days ago
Mike Tyson to Evander Holyfield -- Another Ear-pology ... Please Take Your Lobe Back!

Tyson to Holyfield:
Another Ear-pology Please Take Your Lobe Back!

Guess Evander Holyfield's over that whole "Mike Tyson bit my ear off" thing ... 'cause the two men just came together to mock the incident for a brand new commercial ...and it's hilarious. The two… READ MORE >

- 373 days ago
Mike Tyson to Chris Brown: STOP PUNCHING PEOPLE ... Or Else

Mike Tyson to Chris Brown:
STOP PUNCHING PEOPLE ... Or Else

Mike Tyson is worried about Chris Brown ... he thinks the pop star is too violent ... and if he doesn't cut the crap, CB is going to pay a very serious price. Tyson was a guest on the… READ MORE >

- 394 days ago

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