Heavyweight legend Mike Tyson takes on his nemesis for a second time, as he faced Evander Holyfield in their highly anticipated rematch. – The fight took place this Day June 28, 1997 with an Incredible 2 million PPV buys! Tyson weighed in at 218 lbs vs his opponent Holyfield who came in at an equal 218 lbs.
In their second fight which saw everything from a parachutist landing into the arena. As well as Mike Tyson making two attempts to take a piece of of Holyfields ear. Only managing to be successful on one of those occasions. This heavyweight contest will no doubt go down as one of the craziest moments in all sports history.
With everything except the kitchen sink, this will forver be remembered as one of the most memorable events in sports history. It is actually quite stunning just how many historic sporting events in which Mike played a part. When people look back through the annals of history, one name will stand out more than so many others, that of the great Iron Mike Tyson.