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Mike Tyson Explains New Date for Roy Jones Fight, Adds Badou Jack to Undercard

Exclusive Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr. has officially been moved to Nov. 28 — with another former world champ fighting on the undercard, TMZ Sports has learned. The fight was originally set to go down on Sept. 12 — but now, we’re told the new date is locked in. So, why the change to […]

Mike Johnson Calls Out Bachelor’s ‘Atrocious’ Response to Calls for Diversity

“I wish I knew. I wish I knew. I really do,” Johnson said when asked why he was never chose as “The Bachelor.” “I was never given a reason, ever.” For many die-hard “Bachelor” fans, Mike Johnson may forever be the one that got away. Despite two years of fan outcry to the show and […]

Mike Tyson’s Last Opponent Kevin McBride Calls for Rematch, Avenge Your Loss!

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com The last man to fight Mike Tyson says he’s down to run it back — with Kevin McBride telling TMZ Sports, “Let’s get it on!” Of course, McBride is the man who sent Tyson into retirement when the Irishman dominated Iron Mike so badly in their 2005 matchup, Tyson quit […]

Mike Tyson Gunning for Knockout In Roy Jones Fight, Responds to George Foreman

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com Mike Tyson says he WILL be trying to knock out Roy Jones Jr. when they step in the ring in Sept. … claiming his mentality is still “search and destroy.” The issue is, the head of the California State Athletic Commission recently told the media the guys will be going […]

Mike Tyson Says He’d Kick Conor McGregor’s Ass In Boxing Match

Breaking News First Roy Jones Jr. … then Conor McGregor?! Mike Tyson says if the UFC superstar was his next opponent in his return to the boxing ring … he’d beat the hell out of The Notorious — saying, “I’mma kick his ass!” Iron Mike went on ‘The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’ on Monday […]

Robin Givens Hopes Jamie Foxx’s Mike Tyson Biopic Doesn’t Rewrite History

“Men can’t brag about hitting women any longer.” Jamie Foxx has already started bulking up to play Mike Tyson in a new biopic — but the movie comes with some complicated feelings for the boxer’s ex-wife, Robin Givens. Givens and Tyson married in 1988, but she filed for divorce just eight months later. At the […]

Robin Givens Hopes Jamie Foxx’s Mike Tyson Biopic Doesn’t Rewrite History

“Men can’t brag about hitting women any longer.” Jamie Foxx has already started bulking up to play Mike Tyson in a new biopic — but the movie comes with some complicated feelings for the boxer’s ex-wife, Robin Givens. Givens and Tyson married in 1988, but she filed for divorce just eight months later. At the […]

Mike Ditka Against Anthem Kneeling In New Football League, Leave the Country!

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com Mike Ditka says anthem kneeling protests are unpatriotic … and the NFL legend tells TMZ Sports if he had it his way, he wouldn’t allow the demonstrations in his new women’s football league. The Hall of Famer is slated to be the chairman of the X League — a women’s […]

Don King Says He Buried the Hatchet with Mike Tyson, We’re Talking Again!

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com The war between Mike Tyson and Don King is officially over — so says Don King who tells TMZ Sports the two have finally made peace after decades of animosity. The beef between the two men is legendary — Tyson had accused his former promoter of bilking him out of […]

George Foreman Says He’s Worried Mike Tyson & Roy Jones Jr. Will Get Hurt

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com George Foreman says Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr.‘s return to the boxing ring is a “beautiful thing” … but admits he is scared the legendary pugilists could be seriously hurt. TMZ Sports broke the story … 54-year-old Tyson and 51-year-old Jones Jr. are coming out of retirement to put […]