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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 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 >

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 >

- 303 days ago
Mike Tyson Conspiracy -- The Government's Killing Our Pigeons!

Mike Tyson Conspiracy
The Government's Killing Our Pigeons

America's precious pigeon population is in danger -- especially in NYC -- so says famed pigeon lover Mike Tyson, who claims the government has launched an evil campaign to get rid of our gray… READ MORE >

- 316 days ago
Mike Tyson -- I'm a Vicious Alcoholic ... On the Verge of Dying

Mike Tyson
I'm a Vicious Alcoholic ... On the Verge of Dying

Mike Tyson has not been living the sober life ... not by a longshot ... in fact he says his alcohol addiction is so dire he's on the "verge of dying." Tyson dropped the bombshell at a press… READ MORE >

- 369 days ago
Mike Tyson -- I SUCKED AT PUNCH-OUT ... Couldn't Even Beat Glass Joe

Mike Tyson
I SUCKED AT PUNCH-OUT Couldn't Even Beat Glass Joe

Glass Joe was a BUM -- a talentless, pathetic sissy who got beat down by just about everyone who owned a Nintendo back in the '80s ... everyone except THE REAL MIKE TYSON!!!!Tyson was leaving… READ MORE >

- 400 days ago
Neil Patrick Harris -- Sounds Like He Dropped N-Word at Tony Awards

Neil Patrick Harris
Sounds Like He Dropped N-Word at Tonys

8:55 AM PT -- NPH just tweeted ... strongly DENYING he dropped the N-word. "I would NEVER be so disrespectful," he wrote. So what DID Neil say? Still unclear. Neil Patrick Harris opened the Tony… READ MORE >

- 444 days ago
Mike Tyson's Wife Lakiha Spicer -- Files Lawsuit Over Threatening Emails

Mike Tyson's Wife
Files Lawsuit Over Threatening Emails

Mike Tyson's wife is suing someone, or someones, she blames for continually harassing her and threatening her safety over the Internet ... TMZ has learned.We obtained a copy of the docs filed… READ MORE >

- 510 days ago
Evander Holyfield -- All Ears at Mike Tyson's One-Man Show

Evander Holyfield
All Ears at Tyson's One-Man Show

Even though he lived through a lot of it firsthand -- and would rather forget at least one part of it -- Evander Holyfield mustered up the courage to see Mike Tyson's biographical one-man show in… READ MORE >

- 534 days ago
Mike Tyson -- Financial Advisors KO'd My Wallet for $5 MILLION!!

Mike Tyson
Money Men KO'd My Wallet For $5 MILLION!!

Mike Tyson and his wife are suing financial advisors they claim embezzled more than $300,000 from them ... and ultimately cost them around $5 million.Tyson filed the suit against SFX Financial… READ MORE >

- 554 days ago
Evander Holyfield & Mike Tyson -- Did You Hear? They Hung Out Together!

Evander Holyfield & Mike Tyson
Did You Hear? They Hung Out Together!

Boxing legends Evander Holyfield and Mike Tyson reunited in Chicago this weekend when Tyson showed up to support Holyfield at an event for his barbecue sauce.You know what tastes great with BBQ… READ MORE >

- 557 days ago

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