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  1. Mayweather Can Fight Who He Wants, When He Wants...Period!Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Sweet Science

    ... Lewis was nursing his bruised confidence after getting stopped by Oliver McCall and losing his title. Evander Holyfield, Riddick Bowe and Michael Moorer were passing the title back and forth. The heavyweight division needed Tyson to inject interest ...


  2. Grieving Williams ready to put setbacks asideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Stuff.co.nz

    How Sherman Williams deals with the recent deaths of his mother and mother-in-law could, ultimately, determine the outcome of his fight with Joseph Parker in Auckland on October 16. Twice in the past two months, Williams, the Florida-based Bahamian with a 36-13 record, ventured back to his island homeland for separate funerals.


  3. Savarese Staging Two Cards With Three Combat SportsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Boxing Scene

    ... stage his first Muay Thai card. As a heavyweight contender, Savarese (46-7, 38 KOs) took on the likes of Evander Holyfield, George Foreman, Mike Tyson, Buster Douglas and Tim Witherspoon. He retired from the sweet science in 2007 after losing a ...


  4. WBC heavyweight champ Bermane Stiverne honored by Nevada Boxing Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Boxing Socialist

    "It felt great to represent Haiti," Stiverne said, "but what really felt amazing was to receive it amongst legends like Mike Tyson , Evander Holyfield , Roberto Duran and Floyd Mayweather ."


  5. Though it's just a WBC warmup, Wilder not taking Gavern lightlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | The Wave

    ... Mark Breland, said Wilder's move up the ladder is similar to that of heavyweight champions Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield.


  6. This date in sports history for Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | The Daily Republic

    ... three-day score in a major. Els, with a 197, holds a three-stroke lead in the PGA Championship. 2000 - Evander Holyfield scores a 12-round unanimous decision over John Ruiz in Las Vegas to win the vacant WBA heavyweight title. 2001 - Wendy Ward sets ...


  7. promoterfrankmaloneystunsthefightworldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | The Sweet Science

    ... Brit of Jamaican heritage showed off his stuff and had his hand raised in triumph, downing the likes of Evander Holyfield while advertising proudly his homebase in a Union Jack blazer and slacks outfit, told the Sunday Mirror that he's been taking ...


  8. Frank Maloney was always one of the lads, but Kellie remains a good ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 10 | Daily Mail

    ... to believe in Lewis, also. So firmly that Riddick Bowe - the same Big Daddy who had dethroned the great Evander Holyfield - preferred to dump his WBC belt In a dustbin rather than defend that cherished, linear title in London. During their 12 years ...


  9. Holyfield Feels Chinese Heavyweight Can Become ChampRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | Boxing Scene

    ... in boxing history sees real potential in the huge Chinese prospect. Four-time heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield feels the 6-foot-6, 259-pound Zhilei is skilled enough to become his enormous nation's first heavyweight champion. 'We feel that he ...


  10. Mike Tyson: Foxx May Need Steroids, Weights To Play MeRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | Boxing Scene

    ... with addiction. His professional conduct was also called into question when he famously bit both of Evander Holyfield's ears during a bout in 1997. It's thought much of this will be covered in the upcoming film, which is apparently being written by ...


  11. The '90s: Extraordinary livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | The Star Online

    ... before he was released in 1995. A year later, Tyson defended the World Boxing Association title against Evander Holyfield, who emerged the surprise victor at the end of the fight. Tyson next fought Holyfield on June 28, 1997 at the Las Vegas MGM ...


  12. ESPN to broadcast Friday Night Fights from FallonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... debut in Fallon, and Reno native Oscar Vasquez will also be featured. Five-time World Heavyweight Champion Evander Holyfield said boxing has taken a hit because of promotion. "This is a local event and it's a lot easier in local areas, because ...


  13. Jack Dempsey among Nevada Boxing HOF inducteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | USA Today

    ... an 18-member class that includes fellow heavyweight champions Joe Louis, Sonny Liston, George Foreman and Evander Holyfield, as well as Reno's Luther Mack, who is being inducted in the "executive" category after his long service on the Nevada State ...


  14. Mike Tyson Talks Jamie Foxx, Martin Scorsese and More Biopic Info with IGNRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 2 | BleacherReport

    ... ring more so than his victories in it. There is also no question that Tyson infamously biting the ear of Evander Holyfield during a 1997 encounter will be featured heavily in the film as well. Tyson is an incredibly interesting man based solely on ...


  15. Everybody Asks Me...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 2 | Examiner.com

    ... Everybody asks me and I tell them that heavyweight contender Bryant Jennings reminds me of the young Evander Holyfield. It's just something about the grit and determination that Jennings shows leads me to state that. Jennings is not the biggest ...


  16. Jamie Foxx to play Mike Tyson?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | InYork

    ... fall was as dramatic as his rise, as he went to prison for rape, came back to boxing only to bite part of Evander Holyfield's ear off during a title fight, faced bankruptcy, and dealt with the death of his young daughter. The charismatic Tyson has ...


  17. Fight Network Looking To Capture the Culture of BoxingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | The Sweet Science

    ... sports figure of the last century than Muhammad Ali in the 1970s, and latter heroes Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield became representative symbols of their time almost twenty years later. All this to say one thing: Why do I have a thousand channels ...


  18. Jamie Foxx To Play Mike Tyson In A BiopicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Dark Horizons News

    ... including his rape conviction, his imprisonment and his infamous return during which he tore a part of Evander Holyfield's ear off with his teeth. Tyson tells The Daily Mirror that they will use "Benjamin Button"-style computer effects to allow Foxx ...


  19. Mike Tyson, Cartoon DetectiveBy Annaliza SavageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | The Daily Beast

    ... to discuss the Scooby Doo -like show, airing this fall on Adult Swim. Whether it's chewing the ear off of Evander Holyfield, having his famous ex rebound with a pre-fame Brad Pitt , or punching out Zach Galifianakis in The Hangover , the zany career ...


  20. 2016 Rivals250 releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Rivals.com

    ... is the highest rated in the Rivals250. Holyfield is the son of former heavyweight champion of the world Evander Holyfield and the relation is clear when he's smashing opponents in the mouth as an every-down running back. He has ideal size for a ...