This Day in Boxing June 30, 1966 Mike Tyson Born

49 Years ago Today Iron Mike is Born   Check out this video of Mike Tyson’s Greatest Knockouts   Mike Tyson cooking at his own birthday party in 1985   Birthday 1985   22nd Birthday 1988   Mike Turns 23

This Day in Boxing June 29, 1933 Carnera KOs Sharkey

Primo Carnera stops Jack Sharkey to win the crown Madison Square Garden Bowl, Long Island City, Queens, New York, USA NYSAC World heavyweight title National Boxing Association World heavyweight title World heavyweight title Attendance 40,000. time: 2:27   referee: Arth...

Vanity Fair Mike Tyson Photo 2015

New York perfect backdrop for Iron Mike

This Day in Boxing June 28, 1997 – Tyson Bites Holyfield

The “Bite Fight” Evander Holyfield retains the crown 1997-06-28 : Mike Tyson 218 lbs lost to Evander Holyfield 218 lbs by DQ in round 3 of 12 Location: MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA Referee: Mills Lane Judge: Jerry Roth 26-29 Judge: Chuck Giampa 26-29 Judge: Duane Ford 26-29...

Mike Tyson Punch-Out – Hall of Fame Candidate?

Punch-Out by Nintendo was the biggest game of 1987 By Don O’Brien – Herald – WHIG O’BRIEN: Making a case for video game 2016 Hall of Fame candidates Punch-Out !! by Nintendo was the biggest game of 1987. Does it deserve to be in the Video Game Hall of Fame? When...

This Day in Boxing June 27, 1988 – Tyson KOs Spinks

Mike Tyson KOs Michael Spinks in 91 seconds 1988-06-27 : Mike Tyson 218¼ lbs beat Michael Spinks 212¼ lbs by KO at 1:31 in round 1 of 12 Location: Convention Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA Referee: Frank Cappuccino Judge: Eva Shain Judge: John Stewart Judge: Rocky...

This Day in Boxing June 26, 1972 Roberto Duran Wins Lightweight Crown

Hands of Stone KOs Ken Buchanan in round 13 Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA WBA World lightweight title referee: Johnny LoBianco   judge: Bill Recht, Jack Gordon

This Day in Boxing June 25, 1976 Ali vs Inoki & Wepner vs Andre

Great Doubleheader – Boxer vs Wrestler Muhammad Ali vs Antonio Inoki The fight between American boxer Muhammad Ali and Japanese professional wrestler Antonio Inoki was held at the Nippon Budokan arena in Tokyo on June 26, 1976. At the time, Ali had come off a knockout victory...

MIKE TYSON MYSTERIES™ Mike Tyson Astronaut 8-Inch Action Figure

Available at Entertainment Earth booth at San Diego Comic-Con   Available for the first time on July 8, 2015 at the Entertainment Earth booth #2343 at San Diego Comic-Con, fans will have the first opportunity to grab this individually numbered and limited edition exclusive!...

This Day in Boxing June 24, 1979 Leonard stops Chiaverini

Sugar Ray Leonard scores another KO Sugar Ray Leonard 151 lbs beat Tony Chiaverini 153 lbs by RTD in round 4 of 10 Location: Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA Referee: Ferd Hernandez Judge: Chuck Minker Judge: Duane Ford Judge: Lou Tabat Sugar Ray Leonard 22-0 (13 KOs) vs....