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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 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 […]

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 […]

Mike Tyson Signed Roy Jones Jr. Fight Contract While Smokin’ a Joint

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com Mike Tyson was seeing green when he signed his contract to fight Roy Jones Jr. … puffing away on a joint that would make Snoop Dogg proud! Check out the footage … both Mike and Roy were all smiles when they officially signed on the dotted line last month during […]

Mike Tyson Fighting Roy Jones Jr. In Boxing Comeback, 8-Round Exhibition!

Exclusive MIKE TYSON JUST BOOKED HIS FIRST COMEBACK FIGHT — AND IT’S AGAINST ROY JONES JR.!! The 54-year-old boxing legend has been training his ass off to get back in the ring … and now, we’ve learned his first opponent is one of the greatest fighters EVER! “Iron” Mike will take on Roy Jones Jr. […]

Mike Tyson Battling Great White for ‘Shark Week,’ ‘Someone’s Gonna Get Bit’

Play video content Exclusive Details Discovery Channel Now we know why Mike Tyson was throwing a steel cage on the beach in L.A. the other day … SHARK WEEEEEEK!!!! The 54-year-old boxing legend has teamed up with Discovery Channel for an August 9 special called, “Tyson Vs. Jaws: Rumble on the Reef.” So, what’s the […]