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Mike Tyson To Induct Evander Holyfield Into New Boxing Hall Of Fame

Former fighting foes Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield are set to meet in Las Vegas again when The Hangover star inducts his longtime rival into the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame.Seventeen years after Tyson infamously...

Evander Holyfield Evicted From Britain's Celebrity Big Brother

Legendary boxer Evander Holyfield has become the first contestant to be evicted from Britain's Celebrity Big Brother, days after hitting headlines for making homophobic comments on the reality Tv show.The five-time world heavyweight champion entered...

Evander Holyfield Warned By Tv Bosses Over Remarks

Boxing legend Evander Holyfield has been reprimanded by U.K. Tv bosses after he made homophobic comments on reality show Celebrity Big Brother.The five-times world heavyweight champion entered the house to huge cheers on Friday night...

Evander Holyfield Whips Up A Storm Of Controversy Following On-screen Homophobic Rant

Evander Holyfield entered the Celebrity Big Brother house on Friday, 3 January, and his gentle giant demeanour made him one of the early favourites to take home the crown when the umpteenth season of the...

Evander Holyfield Causes Outrage After Homophoic Slur, Boy George Responds

Former heavyweight boxer Evander Holyfield recently entered the UK's Celebrity Big Brother house as a contestant (Friday 3rd Jan).However, the 51 year-old might have a shorter stay then planned as he caused outrage for comments...

Tyson Returns Ear To Evander Holyfield: Best Sports Commercial Ever? [Video]

"Tyson returns ear" may well go down as the funniest commercial of 2013. The new ad for Foot Locker - co-starring Kyrie Irving - was on the brink of going viral on Wednesday (November 20,...

Evander Holyfield Feeds Homeless In Scotland

Boxing legend Evander Holyfield took to the streets of Scotland on Wednesday (18Sep13) to serve food to the homeless.The five-times world heavyweight champion has teamed up with Canadian philanthropist Yank Barry, who began his humanitarian...

Evander Holyfield Seeks Court Order To Block Memorabilia Auction

Boxing legend Evander Holyfield is seeking a court order to block the sale of several items of memorabilia including his Olympic bronze medal and the gloves he wore to fight ear-biter Mike Tyson.The five-times heavyweight...

Evander Holyfield Ordered To Repay Child Support Debt

Boxing legend Evander Holyfield has been ordered to put aside a portion of his income to help pay off a $500,000 (£312,500) child support debt.The sportsman is accused of owing back payments for his 18-year-old...

Evander Holyfield Is Divorced

Boxing legend Evander Holyfield is single again after finalising his divorce.The retired sportsman split from his wife Candi in 2010, shortly after she obtained a restraining order against him over allegations he hit her during...

Despite Controversies, Nbc Remains A Ratings Winner

Despite being battered in the blogs for its Olympics coverage and its decision to delay broadcasting key events until primetime, NBC continued to rack up gigantic ratings Tuesday night, thanks to team finals in women's...

Evander Holyfield Moves Out Of Foreclosed Home

Retired boxer Evander Holyfield has been forced to move out of his Georgia home after failing to reach a deal with bank bosses over the foreclosed property.The financially-strapped former heavyweight champion lost control of the...

Justin Bieber: 'I Could Take One Direction In A Fight'

Justin Bieber thinks he could take One Direction in a fight. Although the 'Boyfriend' hitmaker knows he couldn't beat the boy band if they all attacked him as a group, he is confident he could...

Justin Bieber Boxes With Mike Tyson

Justin Bieber has been taught to box by former world heavyweight champion Mike Tyson. The 18-year-old pop star put his pugilistic skills to the test while visiting the 45-year-old retired sportsman - who famously once...

Ray J And Evander Holyfield Team Up For Boxing Venture

R&B singer Ray J is partnering with sports champ Evander Holyfield to stage a series of events bringing together the worlds of boxing and entertainment.The pair has teamed up with Everi Exposure Entertainment to put...

Holyfield Taught Helen Mirren How To Punch

Oscar winner Helen Mirren ticked off another career highlight on the set of comedy Arthur - she landed boxing champ Evander Holyfield as a trainer.Holyfield has a cameo in the remake and Mirren decided to...

Holyfield's Wife Requests Restraining Order Dismissal

EVANDER HOLYFIELD's wife has asked a Georgia judge to dismiss a restraining order she filed against the former boxer earlier this month (Feb10).Candi Holyfield obtained the ban against her husband following a heated argument at...

Holyfields To Undergo Marriage Counselling

EVANDER HOLYFIELD has agreed to attend marriage counselling sessions with his wife after she obtained a restraining order against the retired boxer amid allegations of domestic violence.Candi Holyfield called police to their Georgia home on...

Holyfield's Wife Requests Restraining Order

EVANDER HOLYFIELD's wife has requested a temporary restraining order against the boxing champ after he allegedly hit her in the face.Candi Holyfield called cops on 1 February (10) following a late-night bust-up at their Georgia...

Holyfield Pleads Poverty

Boxing champ EVANDER HOLYFIELD has locked horns with his ex-wife in a legal battle over child support payments.The former heavyweight champion of the world wants a judge to scale down the sum he pays Janice...

Tyson & Holyfield Patch Up Decade-long Feud On Oprah

Boxing greats MIKE TYSON and EVANDER HOLYFIELD shook hands and ended their decade-long feud on U.S. TV on Friday (16Oct09), after an ear-biting boxing bout in 1997 turned the fighters into mortal enemies.The former friends...

Tyson: 'I'd Like To Sit Down With Holyfield'

Former boxer MIKE TYSON wants to sit down with EVANDER HOLYFIELD and apologise properly for biting off a piece of the fighter's ear.The heavyweight champ was banned from the ring and vilified for chomping down...

Holyfield's Georgia Home Facing Foreclosure

Former boxing champion EVANDER HOLYFIELD is facing foreclosure on his Georgia mansion, according to a new report.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution claims the sports star's 109-room estate in Fayette County is due to be auctioned off on...

Holyfield's House In Foreclosure

Former boxing champion EVANDER HOLYFIELD is suffering a financial crisis and faces losing his $10 million (GBP5 million) Atlanta, Georgia home. Despite having earned a reported $200 million (GBP100 million) from his successful career in...

Tyson Sentenced To One Day Behind Bars

Shamed boxer MIKE TYSON has been sentenced to 24 hours in jail and three years' probation after pleading guilty to drug possession and driving under the influence (DUI) in relation to a 2006 arrest. The...

Jones Vs Tyson

Welsh pop veteran TOM JONES will be stepping into the boxing ring with MIKE TYSON, in a celebrity bout planned for later this year (06). The former world heavyweight champion, nicknamed IRON MIKE, revealed his...

Mcintyre Had Second Thoughts About Dancing Show

Former NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK singer JOEY McINTYRE was so doubtful about appearing on reality show DANCING WITH THE STARS, he initially walked away after agreeing a deal. McIntyre, who eventually lost to...

Holyfield Knocked Out Of Dancing Contest

Former boxing champ EVANDER HOLYFIELD has been knocked out of the competition on a new TV dancing contest. A week after the US debut of hit show DANCING WITH THE STARS, Holyfield became the...

Hunter + Mcintyre Impress In Tv Dance Contest

Model RACHEL HUNTER and former NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK star JOEY McINTYRE proved they've got what it takes on the dancefloor by winning the first round judges' vote on reality show DANCE WITH THE...

Hunter And Mcintyre To Dance In New Tv Contest

Supermodel RACHEL HUNTER, former NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK star JOEY McINTYRE and heavyweight boxing champ EVANDER HOLYFIELD are preparing to show off their dancing skills in a new TV contest. DANCING WITH THE...

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