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Jamie Foxx set to star in Martin Scorsese-backed Mike Tyson biopic
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Jamie Foxx set to star in Martin Scorsese-backed Mike Tyson biopic

Mar 23rd 2021, 6:07 PM 5,393 Views 5 Comments

The television limited series about ‘Iron Mike’ is in development.

Tyson comeback fight at 54 ends with draw against Jones, Joyce stops Dubois in heavyweight showdown
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# Boxing

Tyson comeback fight at 54 ends with draw against Jones, Joyce stops Dubois in heavyweight showdown

Nov 29th 2020, 9:03 AM 13,368 Views 6 Comments

Underdog Joyce landed the British, Commonwealth and European titles, while the exhibition battle of former heavyweight champions ended all square.

Mike Tyson prepares for boxing return this weekend
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# Comeback

Mike Tyson prepares for boxing return this weekend

Nov 27th 2020, 3:56 PM 7,407 Views 5 Comments

The controversial showdown between two great former champions now in their 50s has been met with understandable criticism.

Mike Tyson's comeback fight against Roy Jones Jr postponed until November
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# Pushed Back

Mike Tyson's comeback fight against Roy Jones Jr postponed until November

Aug 12th 2020, 10:20 AM 7,531 Views 3 Comments

The 54-year-old was due to take part in an eight-round exhibition bout on 12 September.

Mike Tyson to make boxing comeback at 54
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# The Return

Mike Tyson to make boxing comeback at 54

Jul 23rd 2020, 7:26 PM 59,198 Views 69 Comments

The American star will be taking on fellow veteran Roy Jones Jr on 12 September.

'Never mind Mike Tyson, I'd have beaten Muhammad Ali'
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# Deluded

'Never mind Mike Tyson, I'd have beaten Muhammad Ali'

Jun 19th 2020, 11:17 AM 11,960 Views 30 Comments

Tyson Fury claimed last night that he is the greatest heavyweight in the sport’s history.

Mike Tyson's cannabis company interested in buying naming rights to Nou Camp
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# Joint Venture

Mike Tyson's cannabis company interested in buying naming rights to Nou Camp

Apr 26th 2020, 12:33 PM 11,450 Views 12 Comments

Barcelona have announced the rights are for sale for next season, with revenue donated to fund research in the battle against Covid-19.

Mike Tyson says Conor McGregor 'will be killed' against Floyd Mayweather
# No Chance
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# No Chance

Mike Tyson says Conor McGregor 'will be killed' against Floyd Mayweather

Jul 25th 2017, 10:20 AM 13,686 Views 33 Comments

The Dubliner ‘put his dumb ass in a position where he’s gonna get knocked out’ according to Iron Mike.

Mike Tyson wanted to know what this ‘white mother**ker’ was doing in his house
# Long Read
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# Long Read

Mike Tyson wanted to know what this ‘white mother**ker’ was doing in his house

Aug 16th 2015, 10:00 AM 53,115 Views 25 Comments

Brin-Jonathan Butler chats to The42 about his new book, meeting ‘Iron Mike’ and hooking up with Fidel Castro’s granddaughter.

This artist's paintings of Conor McGregor have gone viral
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# Art Attack

This artist's paintings of Conor McGregor have gone viral

Jul 15th 2015, 4:02 PM 32,564 Views 20 Comments

Geo Thomson talks to The42 about his career and how his Notorious artwork went viral.

5 sportsmen who made cocky claims they couldn't back up
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# Loud Mouths

5 sportsmen who made cocky claims they couldn't back up

Jun 27th 2015, 6:00 AM 13,238 Views 16 Comments

History has taught us that sometimes over-confidence can backfire.

You've haven't known pure terror until you've seen Mike Tyson destroy people as an amateur
# Ferocious
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# Ferocious

You've haven't known pure terror until you've seen Mike Tyson destroy people as an amateur

May 17th 2015, 2:56 PM 9,603 Views 12 Comments

The only thing that saved Iron Mike’s opponents was the head guards.

'Delusional Floyd Mayweather is a very small, scared man' - Mike Tyson
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'Delusional Floyd Mayweather is a very small, scared man' - Mike Tyson

Apr 30th 2015, 10:13 AM 6,910 Views 8 Comments

Tyson is predicting a KO on Saturday night.

Buster Douglas remembers knocking out Iron Mike Tyson, 25 years ago today
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Buster Douglas remembers knocking out Iron Mike Tyson, 25 years ago today

Feb 11th 2015, 8:56 AM 5,464 Views 4 Comments

It was the upper-cut that rocked the boxing world.

10 of the best sports books to buy as last-minute Christmas gifts
# Good Reads
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# Good Reads

10 of the best sports books to buy as last-minute Christmas gifts

Dec 22nd 2014, 8:06 AM 17,095 Views 15 Comments

‘Night Games,’ ‘The Test,’ ‘The Race to Truth and more of this year’s most memorable work.

Luis Suarez: Biting might be scary but it's harmless
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# Claim

Luis Suarez: Biting might be scary but it's harmless

Nov 13th 2014, 12:49 PM 4,043 Views 11 Comments

The forward compared his moments of madness favourably to boxer Mike Tyson’s infamous bite.

Not even Mike Tyson himself can beat 'Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!'
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# Iron Mike

Not even Mike Tyson himself can beat 'Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!'

Oct 31st 2014, 1:05 PM 3,584 Views 2 Comments

What a game though.

VIDEO: Mike Tyson to news anchor: 'You seem like a nice guy but really you're a piece of sh*t'
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# Iron Mike

VIDEO: Mike Tyson to news anchor: 'You seem like a nice guy but really you're a piece of sh*t'

Sep 11th 2014, 8:53 PM 7,361 Views 14 Comments

Former boxer clashed with Canadian TV host during a live interview to publicise his one-man show.

TheScore.ie’s 50 favourite sports articles of 2013 (part 1)
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# Well Read

TheScore.ie’s 50 favourite sports articles of 2013 (part 1)

Dec 24th 2013, 9:30 PM 18,823 Views 8 Comments

Featuring Manti Te’o, Mike Tyson, Conor Cusack, concussion in rugby and much more.

Rape Crisis Network: We should follow UK's lead and ban Tyson
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Rape Crisis Network: We should follow UK's lead and ban Tyson

Dec 13th 2013, 6:30 AM 10,309 Views 76 Comments

The retired boxer — due in Dublin next March — has been banned from entering the UK due to a change in immigration laws.

Mike Tyson banned from Britain over rape conviction
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# TKO

Mike Tyson banned from Britain over rape conviction

Dec 10th 2013, 9:25 PM 21,054 Views 62 Comments

The former heavyweight champion is on publicity tour for his autobiography.

Tweet Sweeper: Glenda (32) tweets Niall (20) about making babies
# Twitterverse
# Twitterverse

Tweet Sweeper: Glenda (32) tweets Niall (20) about making babies

Nov 23rd 2013, 11:15 AM 5,596 Views 0 Comments

All the best of the week’s tweets from famous people.

Mike Tyson gives Evander Holyfield his ear back in class new ad
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# Lend Me Your Ear

Mike Tyson gives Evander Holyfield his ear back in class new ad

Nov 20th 2013, 12:10 AM 5,665 Views 4 Comments

Check it out.

Mike Tyson is 'really worried' about 'sweet kid' Chris Brown
# Voice Of Experience
# Voice Of Experience

Mike Tyson is 'really worried' about 'sweet kid' Chris Brown

Oct 30th 2013, 3:48 PM 745 Views 0 Comments

The voice of experience spoke to an American radio station.

'I'm a Shaolin Monk': Mike Tyson is lethal at blindfolded darts
# Tungsten Mike
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# Tungsten Mike

'I'm a Shaolin Monk': Mike Tyson is lethal at blindfolded darts

Sep 19th 2013, 9:52 AM 1,486 Views 1 Comment

The baddest darts player on the planet.

Mike Tyson (yes, Mike Tyson) brings his one-man show to Dublin
# Undisputed Truth
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# Undisputed Truth

Mike Tyson (yes, Mike Tyson) brings his one-man show to Dublin

Sep 10th 2013, 11:53 AM 1,646 Views 0 Comments

The Spike Lee-directed show has already spent time on Broadway and Las Vegas.

Mike Tyson (yes, Mike Tyson) brings his one-man show to Dublin
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# Undisputed Truth

Mike Tyson (yes, Mike Tyson) brings his one-man show to Dublin

Sep 10th 2013, 11:09 AM 7,260 Views 24 Comments

The Spike Lee-directed show has already spent time on Broadway and Las Vegas.

What is your favourite sporting upset? Here are 8 to get you started...
# Shock
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# Shock

What is your favourite sporting upset? Here are 8 to get you started...

Aug 26th 2013, 4:46 PM 4,330 Views 19 Comments

Antrim’s U21 hurlers added their name to a long list of sporting surprises by beating Wexford. Vote for your favourite here.

'I hate myself' - Mike Tyson candidly discusses his struggles with drugs and alcohol
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# Honesty

'I hate myself' - Mike Tyson candidly discusses his struggles with drugs and alcohol

Aug 25th 2013, 1:08 PM 13,620 Views 51 Comments

“I haven’t drank or took drugs in six days,” he said.

21 of the lowest moments for the great athletes
# SPORT FAIL
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# SPORT FAIL

21 of the lowest moments for the great athletes

May 6th 2013, 8:00 PM 28,844 Views 56 Comments

Featuring Mike Tyson’s most infamous moment.

As Ivanovic says he won't press charges, Mike Tyson follows Luis Suarez on Twitter
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# Re-teeth

As Ivanovic says he won't press charges, Mike Tyson follows Luis Suarez on Twitter

Apr 22nd 2013, 1:34 PM 1,782 Views 5 Comments

Iron Mike likes what he saw.

Lance in Dodgeball and 9 more of our favourite big screen cameos
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# Small Parts

Lance in Dodgeball and 9 more of our favourite big screen cameos

Mar 3rd 2013, 9:00 AM 2,052 Views 3 Comments

Also featuring appearances from Eric Cantona, Mike Tyson and… Graham Geraghty in possibly the worst martial arts movie ever made.

Off the Record: 5 sporting stories you may have missed this weekend
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# Catch Up

Off the Record: 5 sporting stories you may have missed this weekend

Feb 18th 2013, 2:57 PM 3,327 Views 0 Comments

Including some seriously meta slam dunking and a rather unexpected boxing reunion.

You have to see this photo of Mike Tyson giving Evander Holyfield a giant bear hug
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# Reunion

You have to see this photo of Mike Tyson giving Evander Holyfield a giant bear hug

Feb 17th 2013, 11:03 AM 27,215 Views 23 Comments

No ear-nibbling this time.

Want to meet your hero? You can, at a price...
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# How Much??

Want to meet your hero? You can, at a price...

Jan 12th 2013, 10:30 AM 9,642 Views 30 Comments

Celebrity auctions are becoming more and more popular. So what can you get for your money?

Mike Tyson sex-change spoof gets out of hand after Zimbabwean paper reports as fact
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Mike Tyson sex-change spoof gets out of hand after Zimbabwean paper reports as fact

Dec 12th 2012, 8:13 PM 2,627 Views 0 Comments

File this one under: ‘No way!’

Hyland leaves Las Vegas with enhanced reputation but no world title
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# Boxing

Hyland leaves Las Vegas with enhanced reputation but no world title

Dec 10th 2012, 3:41 PM 1,340 Views 0 Comments

Snooki and Mitt Romney were ringside for the bout.

The Dredge: Chris Brown arrives in Dublin, brings giant ego
# World Of Celebs
# World Of Celebs

The Dredge: Chris Brown arrives in Dublin, brings giant ego

Dec 3rd 2012, 8:36 AM 4,424 Views 0 Comments

All the best of the day’s celebrity dirt.

VIDEO: Mike Tyson teaches Piers Morgan how to box, shows softer side
# Tips
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# Tips

VIDEO: Mike Tyson teaches Piers Morgan how to box, shows softer side

Nov 30th 2012, 8:47 PM 894 Views 1 Comment

The TV host then three a cheeky punch at the former world heavyweight champion.

The 20 most amazing mugshots of famous athletes
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# Banged Up

The 20 most amazing mugshots of famous athletes

Oct 31st 2012, 8:03 AM 2,375 Views 2 Comments

This is how they do it in America.

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