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James “Buster” Douglas hits Mike Tyson with a hard right in the face during their world heavyweight title bout at the Tokyo Dome in Japan on Feb. 11, 1990.  Douglas came into the fight shaken by the death of his beloved, doting mother, Lula Pearl, who had died while he was training for the fight.  Then undefeated, undisputed heavyweight champion Mike Tyson lost via knockout in the 10th round to the 42–1 underdog Douglas. (Sadayuki Mikami/AP)

James “Buster” Douglas hits Mike Tyson with a hard right in the face during their world heavyweight title bout at the Tokyo Dome in Japan on Feb. 11, 1990.  Douglas came into the fight shaken by the death of his beloved, doting mother, Lula Pearl, who had died while he was training for the fight.  Then undefeated, undisputed heavyweight champion Mike Tyson lost via knockout in the 10th round to the 42–1 underdog Douglas. (Sadayuki Mikami/AP)

Mike Tyson forces Michael Spinks to take a knee a minute into their fight on June 27, 1988, in Atlantic City, NJ.  It was the first time Spinks had been knocked down in his professional career. Spinks took a count of four before rising, only to be knocked down again shortly thereafter. The fight was over after 91 seconds. (Neil Leifer/SI)

GALLERY: Tyson vs. Spinks: 25th Anniversary

Mike Tyson forces Michael Spinks to take a knee a minute into their fight on June 27, 1988, in Atlantic City, NJ.  It was the first time Spinks had been knocked down in his professional career. Spinks took a count of four before rising, only to be knocked down again shortly thereafter. The fight was over after 91 seconds. (Neil Leifer/SI)
GALLERY: Tyson vs. Spinks: 25th Anniversary

Mike Tyson waits in his corner during a 1991 fight against Razor Ruddock. Tyson would go onto win by unanimous decision. (Richard Mackson/SI)

GALLERY: Rare Photos of Mike Tyson

Mike Tyson waits in his corner during a 1991 fight against Razor Ruddock. Tyson would go onto win by unanimous decision. (Richard Mackson/SI)
GALLERY: Rare Photos of Mike Tyson

A close-up of Evander Holyfield’s ear, which was famously bit into by Mike Tyson during their 1997 fight in Las Vegas. Holyfield is celebrating his 50th birthday on Friday. (Manny Millan/SI)

GALLERY: Classic Photos of Evander Holyfield

A close-up of Evander Holyfield’s ear, which was famously bit into by Mike Tyson during their 1997 fight in Las Vegas. Holyfield is celebrating his 50th birthday on Friday. (Manny Millan/SI)
GALLERY: Classic Photos of Evander Holyfield

It’s Tweet Week at SI.com and this hilarious message Mike Tyson sent to his 2.7 million followers is the most memorable Tweet of 2012. Check out the rest below. (AP)

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It’s Tweet Week at SI.com and this hilarious message Mike Tyson sent to his 2.7 million followers is the most memorable Tweet of 2012. Check out the rest below. (AP)GALLERY: Ten Most Memorable Tweets of 2012 | Top 15 Sports WAGs on Twitter 

Fifteen years ago today, Mike Tyson famously famously took a chunk of Evander Holyfield’s ear during their fight in Las Vegas. Holyfield was awarded the winner after Tyson was disqualified for the biting incident. (V.J. Lovero/SI)

GALLERY: Biting in Sports | Rare Photos of Mike Tyson
SI VAULT: Tyson drags his sport to new depths (7.7.97)

Fifteen years ago today, Mike Tyson famously famously took a chunk of Evander Holyfield’s ear during their fight in Las Vegas. Holyfield was awarded the winner after Tyson was disqualified for the biting incident. (V.J. Lovero/SI)
GALLERY: Biting in Sports | Rare Photos of Mike TysonSI VAULT: Tyson drags his sport to new depths (7.7.97)

Mike Tyson watches as referee Mills Lane counts out Trevor Berbick during their 1986 fight in Las Vegas. Tyson won the fight to become the youngest world heavyweight champion in boxing history (20 years, four months). (John Iacono/SI)

SI VAULT: Tyson KO’s Berbick to become youngest champ ever (12.1.86)
PHOTO GALLERY: Rare photos of Mike Tyson

Mike Tyson watches as referee Mills Lane counts out Trevor Berbick during their 1986 fight in Las Vegas. Tyson won the fight to become the youngest world heavyweight champion in boxing history (20 years, four months). (John Iacono/SI)
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An aerial view of Mike Tyson biting the ear of Evander Holyfield during their famous 1997 fight in Las Vegas. (John Iacono/SI)

SI VAULT: Tyson drags sport to new depths with bite of Holyfiend (7.7.97)
GALLERY: Rare Photos of Mike Tyson | Biting In Sports

An aerial view of Mike Tyson biting the ear of Evander Holyfield during their famous 1997 fight in Las Vegas. (John Iacono/SI)
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