Would anyone want to see Tyson "exibition" against Holyfield?

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by drronnie, Nov 29, 2020.

  1. drronnie

    drronnie Member Full Member

    Oct 8, 2019
    I thought it woukd be a perfect time for Tyson vs Holyfield part 3
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  2. Mike_b

    Mike_b Member Full Member

    Jul 9, 2020
    With 18 or 20 oz gloves. Holy is just too darn competitive. Him and Mike still have unresolved issues with one another, hence you alluded to it, ... Part 3! Unfished business!
  3. Mike_b

    Mike_b Member Full Member

    Jul 9, 2020
    Maybe headgear, would be a proper precaution lol
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  4. bandeedo

    bandeedo Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Feb 19, 2007
    God no. thats all i need to see, 2 of my faves getting out of control in old man fights. im the same age as tyson, and i would rather not see them lose their dignity at this stage. but then again, i never lost all my money to divorce and child support, so who am i to keep a buck out their hands.
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  5. Ted Stickles

    Ted Stickles Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jun 24, 2007
    I don’t know... I tend to agree that Holyfield is so competitive he might go on the attack which would provoke Tyson and then there’d be the old man fight of the century between 2 guys who even though they act like they don’t, they still have unfinished business with each other. I don’t want to see either one hurt or embarrassed.
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  6. Decker

    Decker Well-Known Member Full Member

    Jul 7, 2007
    As long as Holy takes out ear insurance... WHY NOT !
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  7. catchwtboxing

    catchwtboxing Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Jul 4, 2014
    This would end badly. I suppose there is a part of everyone that wants to see the train wreck. But overall, no, I think it is a bad idea which will nonetheless probably happen.
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  8. Fuzzykat

    Fuzzykat Member Full Member

    Jun 18, 2019
    I didn't watch Tyson-Jones, and I have no interest in paying for other exhibition matches.
  9. Jennifer Love Hewitt

    Jennifer Love Hewitt Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Jul 19, 2004
    Holyfield and Senator Mitt Romney should rematch and the winner can get Mike.
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  10. sasto

    sasto Active Member Full Member

    Aug 5, 2020
    I will not only watch it, I might even pay to watch it.
  11. Eel87

    Eel87 Active Member Full Member

    Nov 10, 2014
    I still need to see foreman vs Holmes before this.
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  12. kirk

    kirk l l l Staff Member

    Jul 26, 2004
  13. Nopporn

    Nopporn Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Jan 4, 2007
    Tyson might not be able to control himself in the exhibition fight against Holyfield because things in the past might keep haunting him. Holyfield should beware this and not trying to fight inside withTyson.
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  14. dogcatcher

    dogcatcher Active Member Full Member

    Dec 2, 2009
    I won't be watching anymore exhibitions. Worked matches with a known and predictable outcomes belong in the WWE. Much respect to Tyson and RJJ, but neither looked good. The only thing this "bout" solidified was the idea that Tyson would have KO'd Jones in their primes. The aesthetics of two old guys in the ring, is entirely unappealing.
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  15. BCS8

    BCS8 Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Aug 21, 2012
    This. Holy is one of those guys that will turn a pillowfight into a gladiatorial contest to the last blood.