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On This Day: Mike Tyson – the maddest man on the planet

Bob Mee, ringside, watched a heavyweight title rematch descend into absolute chaos as Mike Tyson resorted to savage foul play
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Tyson was past his destructive peak when he fought McBride Action Images/Sporting Pictures

MIKE TYSON doesn’t have the stomach for boxing any more. The fighter who once labelled himself the baddest man on the planet should have no further part to play in the business which gave him so much.

Tyson’s disgusting performance in the MGM Grand Garden on June 28, 1997 will earn him at most a $3m fine from the Nevada State Athletic Comission.

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