Tyson knocks out Spinks. On June 27, 1988, heavyweight champion Mike Tyson knocks out challenger Michael Spinks 91 seconds into the first round. The decisive victory left the boxing world wondering if anyone could beat “Iron Mike” Tyson. Mike Tyson was born on June 30, 1966, in Brooklyn, New York.
Sep 02, 2013 · Staff report. Sporting News has an exclusive early peek at one of the more Tyson-centric chapters, which details the lead-up to his eventual first-round knockout victory in a heavyweight title match with Michael Spinks. On the day of the fight alone, authors John Florio and Ouisie Shapiro detail scenes of Tyson sobbing into the shirt
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91 Seconds: Mike Tyson, Michael Spinks and the Knockout that Shook the World. It was an ugly sentiment, but then, boxing is an ugly business. Literary powerhouse Joyce Carol Oates, winner of the National Book Award and the author of On Boxing, spent time with Tyson in …
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Ranking Mike Tyson’s 10 greatest (and nastiest) knockouts. A look back at when Mike Tyson knocked out Michael Spinks in 91 seconds on June 27, 1988. Mike Tyson, the former undisputed heavyweight world champion, became a legend because of his awesome punching power.
Mike Tyson was a knockout artist of another kind.He knocked out his first 19 opponents. For me Tyson had his greatest win when he unified the Heavyweight Championship of the World Vs Spinks. Both guys were unbeaten and the fractured World Heavyweight Championship was …
Top 10 Greatest Mike Tyson Knockouts. That Mike Tyson was often one swing of his right or left arm away from finishing a fight made him “The Baddest Man On The Planet.” Ultimate Fighting Championship title holder Ronda Rousey is a household name and an international star because she has the ability to take an opponent out before
No regrets: World champ Spinks celebrated 30 years after Tyson loss closed boxing career Greenville resident Michael Spinks was a light heavyweight and heavyweight champ, and suffered his only
Jun 28, 1988 · Before a sellout crowd of 21,785, Tyson came out winging punches and caught Spinks early with powerful right hands. Spinks, whose reputation is an artful dodger, never had a chance to display that specialty. With Tyson constantly moving forward, Spinks decided his only chance was to stand his ground and trade punches.
Tyson became the lineal champion in 1988 when he knocked out Michael Spinks in 91 seconds of the first round. He successfully defended his titles nine times, which included victories over Larry Holmes and Frank Bruno. In 1990, Tyson lost the titles to underdog Buster Douglas, who …
Michael Spinks is seen as he goes down after receiving a knockout by Mike Tyson during their 91-second heavyweight fight, June 27, 1988, at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. AP Photo/Richard Drew