Difference between revisions of "Lennox Lewis vs. Mike Tyson"

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== Comments ==
 
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- The brawl at the press conference for this fight was named [[The Ring Magazine|''The Ring'']] magazine [[Ring Magazine Event of the Year|Event of the Year]] for 2002.<br>
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* The brawl at the press conference for this fight was named [[The Ring Magazine|''The Ring'']] magazine [[Ring Magazine Event of the Year|Event of the Year]] for 2002.<br>
- The fight was named [[Ring Magazine Knockout of the Year]].<br>
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* The fight was named [[Ring Magazine Knockout of the Year]].<br>
- Lewis vacated the [[IBF]] title after this fight.<br>
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* Lewis vacated the [[IBF]] title after this fight.<br>
- Lewis defends his newly awarded [[The Ring Magazine|Ring Magazine]] heavyweight world title.
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* Lewis defends his newly awarded [[The Ring Magazine|Ring Magazine]] heavyweight world title.
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* Third major pay-per-view fight promotion of Showtime boxing executive producer [[Jay Larkin]], following Holyfield-Tyson I and II
  
 
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Revision as of 17:44, 11 August 2010

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2002-06-08 : Lennox Lewis 249¼ lbs beat Mike Tyson 234 lbs by KO at 2:25 in round 8 of 12

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Preceded by:
Lewis vs. Rahman II
WBC Heavyweight Title Fight
# 92
Succeeded by:
Lewis vs. V. Klitschko
Preceded by:
Lewis vs. Rahman II
IBF Heavyweight Title Fight
# 39
Succeeded by:
Byrd vs. Holyfield