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Today In Sports History for July 31

...Colbert of the San Diego Padres drives in 13 runs in a doubleheader sweep of the Atlanta Braves 9-0 and 11-7.1987 - Mike Tyson wins the undisputed heavyweight championship with a 12-round unanimous decision over IBF champion Tony Tucker in Las...
Tyson sees himself in Rousey's UFC dominance

GLENDALE, Calif. - Moments after Mike Tyson stepped into the Glendale Fighting Club, Ronda Rousey grabbed her judo coach and abruptly flung him onto the canvas with an enormous...
Here comes the truth, Mike Tyson-style

Mike Tyson might not have been the greatest heavyweight champion in history, but...More recently Tyson, who appears in a traveling one-man show called "Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth," has been reading about psychopaths.He instantly...
Today In Sports History for June 28

...16-14 in the French Open semifinals.1997 - Evander Holyfield, bleeding badly from his right ear after being bitten by Mike Tyson, retains the WBA heavyweight championship in Las Vegas when Tyson is disqualified after the third round.2007 - The...
Today In Sports History for Wednesday, Feb.11

...Houston Rockets center Moses Malone grabs an NBA-record 21 offensive rebounds in a 117-100 win over Seattle.1990 - Mike Tyson loses for the first time when James "Buster" Douglas knocks him out in the 10th round and captures the heavyweight...
Today in sports history for Tuesday, Mar. 3

...million in career purses after riding Lord at War to victory at the Santa Anita Handicap in Arcadia, Calif.1987 - Mike Tyson adds the WBA heavyweight crown to his WBC heavyweight crown with a unanimous 12-round decision over James "Bonecrusher...
Today In Sports History for Wednesday, March 25

...with career earnings of $3,059,768, makes a 2-foot par putt on the final hole to beat Ayako Okamoto.1995 - Mike Tyson is released from a Plainfield, Ind., prison after serving three years for rape.1995 - Scotty Bowman gets his 900th...
Today In Sports History for March 20

...Havlicek becomes the first NBA player to score more than 1,000 points per season for 14 consecutive years.1988 - Mike Tyson knocks out Tony Tubbs in the second round to retain his world heavyweight title in Tokyo.1994 - Jockey Penny Chavez...
Today In Sports History for Thursday, March 26

...Southern Mississippi defeats La Salle 84-80 in the championship of the 50th NIT.1992 - Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson is sentenced to six years in prison for rape.1995 - Nanci Bowen wins the Dinah Shore, her first LPGA victory, by...
Juneau Empire Online Sports: Tyson fighting for license in Jersey 7/29/98

...July 29, 1998 By JOHN CURRAN TRENTON, N.J. - Mike Tyson's lawyer told boxing regulators today that he would...extraordinary man.'' ``We want to show a brighter side of Mike Tyson, not just a darker side,'' said Fusco. Tyson was...


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