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On This Day: Mike Tyson thrashes an ageing and overweight Larry Holmes

Harry Mullan's superb ringside fight report from Mike Tyson vs Larry Holmes: January 22, 1988
Mike Tyson
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OLD men can remember their youth and be content: old fighters remember theirs, and get restless.

The more needy, egotistical or ill-advised can even delude themselves that they still possess it, until they are forced to accept the evidence of their own athletic decay.

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