Tag: Mike Tyson

Tyson versus Jones Jr. – A Nostalgic, Live Action Event to Witness is Scheduled for Saturday Night

We don’t normally cover exhibition matches, but this one has a different feel to it, as two past legends of the sport are coming together, and bringing worldwide attention to it.  Legendary 5-time, and former Undisputed Heavyweight Champion of the World 👑🇺🇸“Iron” Mike Tyson (50-6-0, 44KO) will put the gloves on once again, to face fellow legend, and 7-time, 4 Division World Champion 👑🥈🇺🇸Roy Jones Jr. (66-9-0, 47KO) for a special over-the-hill match that is likely to deliver some lasting moments given the mentality of the fighters, both past, and present. Continue reading “Tyson versus Jones Jr. – A Nostalgic, Live Action Event to Witness is Scheduled for Saturday Night”

History Was Made, Expectations Met, and a Champion’s Legs Were Taken Away (Tyson vs. Berbick)

On this date, 🗓️November 22nd, 1986, Heavyweight boxing legend 👑🇺🇸“Iron” Mike Tyson (27-0-0, 25KO) began his legend by becoming the youngest of all time to win a version of a Heavyweight world title at age 20, destroying tough WBC Heavyweight titlist 🇯🇲Trevor Berbick (31-4-1, 23KO) in devastating fashion, and sending a terrifying message to the rest of the boxing world. Continue reading “History Was Made, Expectations Met, and a Champion’s Legs Were Taken Away (Tyson vs. Berbick)”

Things We’ve Noticed:🤔 The Endearing Bond Between Teofimo Lopez and His 🗽New York Fans

By Tré Berry III🖊️ | 10/13/2020

Just being around IBF Lightweight Champion 🇭🇳🇺🇸Teofimo “Takeover” Lopez (15-0-0, 12KO👊), you get an immediate sense of aura at his events that radiates a certain level of connectivity that you rarely see with boxers and their core backing, most notably with their own home fans.  Teofimo Lopez was raised in the Bay Ridge Continue reading “Things We’ve Noticed:🤔 The Endearing Bond Between Teofimo Lopez and His 🗽New York Fans”

A Wall of Security Forms at Lennox Lewis & Mike Tyson’s Showdown

📅On June 8th, 2002 – 18 years ago on this day, we were given this unique, chaotic scene proceeding the mega-anticipated fight between the LINEAL/IBF/WBC Heavyweight Champion of the World 👑🥇🇬🇧Lennox Lewis (39-2-1, 30KO👊), and the former Undisputed, and baddest man on the planet 🇺🇸“Iron” Mike Tyson (49-3-0, 43KO👊👊). Continue reading “A Wall of Security Forms at Lennox Lewis & Mike Tyson’s Showdown”

Iron vs Jinx: Mike Tyson Gets His Crown (Mike Tyson | Michael Spinks)

MIKE TYSON VS. MICHAEL SPINKS

Fight Date – 📅June 27th, 1988

Location – 🏟️Convention Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, U.S.A.

On The Line – Mike Tyson’s WBA, WBC, IBF Heavyweight Titles & Michael Spinks 👑LINEAL/RING Heavyweight World Championship Belt

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This was the meeting that boxing needed to officially put to rest the dispute at Heavyweight as to who was the Champion, as two undefeated great fighters would meet at the Convention Hall of in front of roughly 20,000 in attendance.  🇺🇸“Iron” Mike Tyson (34-0-0, 30KO👊👊) at the age of Continue reading “Iron vs Jinx: Mike Tyson Gets His Crown (Mike Tyson | Michael Spinks)”