Originally Posted by TBooze
Yes from Berbick up to the Lewis fight, Tyson was pretty much unbackable unless you were some zillionaire. Another intresting point is about the Berbick fight: By bell time Tyson was a strong 1/3 favourite, but believe it or not, the fight was pick-em until the final week of the build up.
Yeah, i remember there were a few doubts, how was he going to go vs a genuine opponent with vast experience and there was the never been done at that age thing too. I got even money on Lewis with a few $50 wagers between pals. I am pretty sure Lewis was 7/5 fave.