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On This Day: Mike Tyson made his pro debut

Matt Christie picks out Mike Tyson's 10 most important victories

2. JESSE FERGUSON, February 16, 1986

The young slayer was already 17-0 (17) when he went in with the world-rated Ferguson less than a year later. Forced into the sixth round by his capable opponent, Tyson’s incessant pressure then forced the referee to haul Jesse out of the contest. Initially ruled a DQ, but later changed to TKO.

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