Mike tyson wants the trilogy with Evander holyfield, but he does not rule out facing the best heavyweights of today as Anthony Joshua or Tyson fury.
“That’s something we can always do, if people want it,” he said. Tyson in relation to a third fight with Holyfield, during the halftime broadcast of a game of the NFL. “If it’s practical enough, I’d love to do it.”
At 54 years old and with the exhibition before Roy Jones Jr. to dispute, Iron mike not afraid of Holyfield who defeated him in 1996 and 1997.
Holyfield’s messages to Tyson
Evander holyfield He also showed his desire to re-measure forces with the one from Brooklyn, as he exhibited on his social networks.
“Who would you like to see Holyfield vs Tyson 3? ”The Alabama native posted on his Instagram account. “Who else would you like to see me get into the ring with at an exhibition?”
The old rivalry
In 1996, Evander holyfield beat Mike tyson by technical knockout, in an electrifying contest with attacks from both sides from the opening bell.
By 1997, with the development of Tyson In the beginning, there was the second crossing between these two feared heavyweights, with the triumph of Holyfield by disqualification, the night that Iron mike he bit his opponent’s right ear.
Mike Tyson does not rule out fighting with the best current heavyweights
For the New Yorker, it would be a luxury to face today’s best heavyweight boxers as Anthony Joshua or Tyson fury.
“That would be a novelty,” said the living legend. “Measure my skills now, with the best in the world today. That would be amazing. “
Tyson’s return to the ring
At the beginning of 2020, the return to the ring of several legends was proposed, among which were Holyfield Y Tyson.
For the moment, Iron mike has its unofficial presentation dated with Roy Jones Jr. for next November 28.
For its part, Holyfield He was not certain about his future in boxing.