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Mike Tyson vs. Funko Devil – EA Sports UFC 2 – Boxing Stars 🥊



Mike Tyson vs. Funko Devil – EA Sports UFC 2 – Boxing Stars 🥊

🥊 Mike Tyson UFC – 🥊 Mike Tyson UFC (37 years old) – 🥊 Mike Tyson UFC (23 years old) – Michael Gerard Tyson (born June 30, 1966) is a former American professional boxer who competed from 1985 to 2005. as the undisputed world heavyweight champion and record holder as the youngest boxer to win a heavyweight title at 20 years, four months and 22 days. Tyson won his first 19 professional fights by knockout, 12 of them in the first round. He won the WBC title in 1986 after stopping Trevor Berbick in the second round, and added WBA and IBF titles after defeating James Smith and Tony Tucker in 1987. This made Tyson the first heavyweight boxer to hold the WBA, WBC and IBF titles at the same time. , and the only heavyweight consistently uniting them. Tyson became the line champion in 1988 when he knocked out Michael Spinks in 91 seconds of the first round. He has successfully defended his titles nine times, including victories over Larry Holmes and Frank Bruno. In 1990, Tyson lost the titles to underdog Buster Douglas, who knocked him out in the tenth round. In an effort to reclaim the titles, Tyson defeated Donovan Ruddock twice in 1991, but dropped out of a fight with then undisputed heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield (who defeated Douglas later in 1990) due to a rib injury. In 1992, Tyson was convicted of rape and sentenced to six years in prison, but was released on parole after serving three years. After his release in 1995, he fought in a series of comeback fights. He won the WBC and WBA titles in 1996, stopping Frank Bruno and Bruce Seldon. Following the defeat to Bruno, Tyson joined Floyd Patterson, Muhammad Ali, Tim Witherspoon, Evander Holyfield and George Foreman as the only men in boxing history to regain the heavyweight title following his defeat. After losing the WBC title that same year, Tyson lost the WBA title to Evander Holyfield due to an eleventh round stoppage. Their 1997 rematch ended when Tyson was disqualified for biting Holyfield. In 2002, Tyson again fought for the world heavyweight title at the age of 35, losing by knockout to Lennox Lewis. Tyson retired from professional boxing in 2006 after being knocked out in straight matches against apprentices Danny Williams and Kevin McBride. Tyson filed for bankruptcy in 2003, despite having raised over $ 30 million for several of his fights and $ 300 million over his career. At the time, the media reported that he had a debt of approximately $ 23 million. Tyson was known for his ferocious and intimidating boxing style, as well as controversial behavior in and out of the ring. Nicknamed “Iron” and “Dynamite Kid” early in his career, and later known as “The Baddest Man on the Planet,” Tyson is considered one of the best heavyweights of all time. Tyson ranks third in the history of the unified heavyweight championship, 8 defenses in a row. He is currently ranked 15th in the ranking of the greatest heavyweight boxers in BoxRec history. He was ranked 16th on The Ring’s 100 Greatest Punchers of All Time and # 1 on ESPN.com’s list of Strongest Strikers in Heavyweight History. Sky Sports described him as “arguably the most ferocious fighter in the professional ring.” He was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame and the World Boxing Hall of Fame. Legacy Tyson was ranked 14th in The Ring’s 1998 “Greatest Heavyweights of All Time” rankings. Despite criticism that he faced disappointing competition during his championship run, Tyson’s knockout strength and intimidation factor made him the sport’s most dynamic grossing player. According to Douglas Kenquah of The New York Times, “ [1990s] It began when Mike Tyson, considered by many to be the last great heavyweight champion, lost his title to little-known Buster Douglas. Seven years later, Mr. Tyson bit Evander Holyfield in the ear in a fight against the heavyweight champion, which is hardly the sport’s pride. ” In The Ring magazine’s list of the 80 best fighters in the last 80 years, published in 2002, Tyson took first place. 72. He is ranked 16th on The Ring’s 2003 list of the 100 Greatest Punchers of All Time. On June 12, 2011, Tyson was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame alongside legendary Mexican welterweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez. champion Kostya Tszyu and actor / screenwriter Sylvester Stallone. # Tyson #UFC # boxing.