Retired boxer Evander Holyfield responded to Mike Tyson’s return on Wednesday, saying that he would be willing to fight him again-- which would effectively rekindle one of boxing's most infamous rivalries.
The Success of the Bare-Knuckle Fighting Championship
Mixed martial arts developed from boxing. Boxing developed from bare-knuckle boxing. Bare-knuckle boxing is the oldest form of fighting, and the sport attempting a successful comeback in the 21st century.
The proposed super fight between Tyson Fury and Anthony Joshua will be composed of two fights. Sources say the first fight between the two goliaths will take place around Summer 2021, but there is no rumored date for a second bout.
Notorious brawlers Mike Tyson and Roy Jones will both be making their in-ring returns when they face off on September 12, 2020. The exhibition fight is scheduled for eight rounds and will take place at Dignity Health Sports Park in Carson, California.
Newcomer Devin Haney is being touted as a rising star in the boxing industry, and many have gone as far as calling him the next Floyd Mayweather. While comparisons are often made between fighters today and fighters of the past, they rarely have as many similarities as Haney to Mayweather.
Former WBA Welterweight Champion Keith Thurman Jr. could soon be making a return to the ring after being sidelined by a hand injury since mid-2019. The boxer had long-drawn-out pain in his left hand and was forced to have surgery where doctors fused his metacarpals.
Joshua Greer Jr has his sights set on a rematch with Mike Plania after losing to the boxer on June 16. Plania was highly impressive in their first bout, knocking Greer off his feet twice despite being the heavy underdog.
The violent conflict between the Republic of Artsakh Nagorno-Karabakh and the Republic of Azerbaijan began on September 27, 2020. Many Armenian athletes have volunteered to defend their fatherland Artsakh against the attacking Azerbaijani forces.
Mike Tyson and Roy Jones have stolen headlines with their upcoming highly anticipated bout set to take place on November 28, 2020. The two legends look to add to their legacies as they make their return to the ring after years away from the sport.
Former WBO Featherweight Shakur Stevenson has continued his rise to stardom since bursting on the scene in 2017. The undefeated boxer also won a silver medal for the United States while fighting in the bantamweight division at the 2016 Summer Olympics, which only reinforces his already impressive resume.
After Mike Tyson’s fight with Roy Jones that ended with draw, Evander Holyfield declared his will to fight with Myke Tyson. The fight between Mike Tyson and Roy Jones generated revenue about $80 million only frome pay-per-views during this hard period of Covid-19 Pandemic.