Mike tyson He assured that he will fight with Lennox lewis in September, in a surprise announcement that was not seen coming.
The revenge will come almost after 2 decades, after that remembered June 8, 2002, when Lewis knocked out Tyson.
“I’m going to fight Lennox lewis!”, scream Iron mike to the cameras of TMZ Sports That he was approached as he was leaving a club in Los Angeles. “It will be in September!”
The lion Briton spoke in February of a possible crossover with the Brooklyn terror. He made it clear that he was open to the idea, as long as the audience found it attractive.
Career and Present, by Mike Tyson and Lennox Lewis
Throughout 20 years as a professional boxer, Mike tyson he reaped 50 wins, 44 before the limit, and suffered 6 losses. His last official presentation was with his backhand before Kevin McBride, on June 11, 2005.
By November 2020, Tyson gave an impressive display with Roy jones jr, in which he showed incredible physical condition and superlative boxing performance.
For its part, Lennox lewis it obtained 41 victories, with 32 by fast track, two falls and a tie, in 14 years of rented trajectory. He went into retirement after knocking out Vitali Klitschko, on June 21, 2003.
Evander Holyfield will not face Tyson, but will also have his return to the box
Evander Holyfield will return to the ring in an exhibition fight on June 5 against Kevin McBride.
Said return will take place on the same billboard of Triller that will have as stellar to Teofimo Lopez Y George Kambosos. These data were reported Chris mannix from Sports Illustrated and confirmed by Mike coppinger from The Athletic.
Despite the attempts that existed to carry out the trilogy against Mike tyson, it was not achieved.
There were negotiations between the teams of both, but Tyson rejected the offers. Subsequently, he said that he was not going to fight with Triller, which was the promoter that broadcast its exhibition match before Roy jones jr. in November 2020 and that it sold 1.7 million payouts per event.