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Mike Tyson & Tyson Fury’s Polar-Opposite Takes On Life As A Champion

Two of the most recognizable heavyweight boxers of the last thirty years sat down with one another to discuss their careers and time spent as world champion Speaking during an appearance on Mike Tyson’s popular podcast Hotboxin’ with Mike Tyson, Fury explained how empty he felt upon springing the upset and defeating Wladimir Klitschko back in 2015. “I suffered from depression …

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Live Now: Mike Tyson Joins Joe Rogan On The JRE Podcast

‘Iron’ Mike Tyson sits down with UFC colour-commentator Joe Rogan in what should be one of the best sporting interviews of 2019. This should be a phenomenal listen! The youngest heavyweight champion boxer in the history of the sport will sit down with one of the most recognizable men in combat sports for a conversation that should touch on some …

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Five Of The Biggest Upsets In Sporting History

Just days out from the biggest fight of the year, very few are giving Conor McGregor any chance at victory. Perhaps logically, this is the correct belief. But, if sport has taught us anything, it is that there are no guaranteed victories.  However many times we doubt Conor McGregor, he seems to always come up trumps. Each and every time …

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Dana White Reveals His Somewhat Surprising Pick For The ‘UFC’s Mike Tyson’

The UFC’s head-honcho told Mike Tyson himself who exactly he believes did the best job of replicating his air of invincibility within the ranks of the world’s premier MMA promotion. Dana White took time out of his busy schedule recently to speak to the former heavyweight champ himself, ‘Iron’ Mike Tyson on the latest edition of his “Bite the Mic’ podcast and …

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Mike Tyson Predicts One Big Change Coming For Anthony Joshua

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Anthony Joshua shocked the world last week with an 11th round stoppage of Wladimir Klitschko. Perhaps it was not the result which came as a surprise, but rather the manner in which he battled back from hitting the canvas in the sixth. It was the night that the Watford native truly became a global superstar, and proved all of his …

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Ranking Sport’s Fifteen Most Iconic Photos

Over the brilliant weekend of sport just gone by, we were treated to a pair of instantly iconic photos courtesy of two world stars. On Saturday night, Conor McGregor was the subject of a simply unforgettable image. The symbolism alone makes it a truly sensational pic. The blurred foreground of the fight is meaningless. All that matters is Conor. He’s …

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Mike Tyson Has Just Paid The Highest Possible Praise To Conor McGregor

Former world heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson has just paid phenomenal praise to Conor McGregor by comparing him to the era of ‘old time’ boxing greats.  Since making his debut in the UFC three years ago, featherweight champion Conor McGregor has taken the promotion by storm and brought the sport of MMA to a new level of global popularity. McGregor’s …

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Conor McGregor And The Art Of Counter-Striking In Combat Sports

Conor McGregor’s UFC 194 knockout victory over Jose Aldo got Sean Treacy thinking about other great counter-strikes in the history of combat sports, and about the savage artists who utilized them with such devastating effect. “On what slender threads do life and fortune hang.” These are words iterated in Alexandre Dumas’ undying tale of revenge, The Count of Monte Cristo. …

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Heavyweight Legend Mike Tyson Pays Tyson Fury An Outlandish Compliment

Tyson Fury couldn’t be more dissimilar as a fighter to a prime Mike Tyson. “Iron Mike” was short for a heavyweight, even by the standards of his day, powerfully-built, athletically gifted, dynamic and explosive. He liked to weave his way to the inside using educated head movement and quick feet. Once in close, he would look to unleash his devastating arsenal …

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Mike Tyson Humbled By Hoverboard In Hilarious Instagram Clip

Mike Tyson has certainly mellowed in his middle age. He is no longer the volatile personality that he was during his boxing career. Today he is a family man with a fun-loving attitude and a self-deprecating sense of humour. It has been a truly amazing transformation. Further proof of Tyson’s new easy-going nature emerged today as the former heavyweight champion …

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Some Of Boxing’s All-Time Greats Offer Words Of Encouragement To Ronda Rousey [Tweets]

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Some of boxing’s most respected former champions are coming out in support of fallen MMA superstar Ronda Rousey, in the aftermath of her loss at the hands, and feet, of Holly Holm. On Tuesday, Floyd Mayweather came to the defence of his longtime verbal sparring partner, Rousey, and expressed his disappointment at the “trolling” she was being subjected to online. Later, Mayweather …

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