Latest Lennox Lewis News

Lennox Lewis Supports Ex-manager's Sex Change

11th August 2014

Retired boxing legend Lennox Lewis has thrown his support behind his former manager Frank Maloney over his decision to undergo gender reassignment.The heavyweight champion admits the news came as a shock, but he is adamant...

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Mike Tyson And Spike Lee Announce New Broadway Show

19th June 2012

Mike Tyson and Spike Lee have announced their plans to launch a new Broadway performance entitled 'Mike Tyson - The Undisputed Truth.' It's an unexpected step for the former boxing champion. His reputation has never...

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Piers Morgan Wins Celebrity Version Of Us Apprentice

28th March 2008

Former tabloid editor Piers Morgan has won the celebrity version of The Apprentice in the US.Donald Trump, America's answer to Sir Alan Sugar, hailed his winner as a "vicious guy".The billionaire had likened Morgan's final...

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Hbo Fight Telecast Produces Record Pay-per-view Revenue

10th May 2007

Saturday's HBO telecast of the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Oscar De La Hoya battle drew 2.15 million pay-per-view customers, generating $120 million in revenue -- smashing the previous record of $106.9 million for the Lennox Lewis-Mike Tyson...

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Minnelli Plays Bat Mitzvah For Free

15th November 2006

LIZA MINNELLI performed at a Bat Mitzvah celebration for the daughter of US hair transplant pioneer Dr JOEL KASSIMIR on Saturday (11NOV06) - and waived her usual $250,000 (GBP139,000) fee. The 60-year-old performed five songs...

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Tyson To Take On Women In The Ring?

18th October 2006

Former world boxing champion MIKE TYSON has revealed his next challenge will be fighting women boxers in the ring. The notorious 40-year-old sports star claims to be "serious" about his plans to square up to...

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Lennox Lewis Beaten By Chess Challengers

7th June 2006

Boxing champion-turned-actor LENNOX LEWIS was 'knocked out' by four chess masters last week (ends02JUN06) as part of a boardgame bonanza in New York's Washington Square Park. Lewis, who famously played chess to calm his nerves...

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Rourke Slams Actors' Boxing Claims

29th September 2005

SIN CITY star MICKEY ROURKE has ridiculed claims from actors WILL SMITH and RUSSELL CROWE that they could be professional boxers. Rourke, who used to be a professional fighter, maintains there is no way...

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Boxing Keeps Eminem Straight

12th November 2004

EMINEM has found a way to stay away from legal trouble - boxing. The rapper is determined to avoid controversy after an assault charge in 2001 almost landed him behind bars and now he...

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Brown In Kim Boob Blast

18th October 2004

Rapper FOXY BROWN stunned her New York fans when she accidentally flashed a breast during a gig and responded to the incident by mocking her rival LIL' KIM's rumoured fake bust. The raunchy hip-hop...

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Wyclef Urges Rich Pals To Get Involved With Haiti Benefit Show

8th October 2004

WYCLEF JEAN is trying to persuade rich friends like TOMMY HILFIGER, 50 CENT and boxing promoter DON KING to invest in Haiti - to help his homeland recover from recent storms. The FUGEES star...

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Eminem Signs Up Lennox Lewis' Trainer

11th July 2004

Rapper EMINEM has signed up retired boxing champ LENNOX LEWIS' former trainer EMANUEL STEWARD (corr) as he steps into the ring to perfect his punches. Steward, who has also worked with OSCAR DE LA...

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Lennox Celebrates Fatherhood

4th July 2004

Former heavyweight boxing champion LENNOX LEWIS is today (4JUL04) celebrating the birth of his first child, a baby boy - after a secret pregnancy. The tot is Lewis' first child with 26-year-old girlfriend VIOLENT...

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Lennox: Tyson Tried To Eat My Willy

2nd July 2004

Retired boxing champ LENNOX LEWIS is convinced his arch-foe MIKE TYSON wanted to bite off his penis! The British heavyweight insists Tyson was actually after his "willy" when he famously sank his teeth into...

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Lennox Plans Next Career Step

26th February 2004

LENNOX LEWIS is trying to work out his next career step after retiring from boxing earlier this month (FEB04). The heavyweight boxing champ, who made a cameo appearance in the 2001 movie OCEAN'S ELEVEN,...

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Shaq Cushioned By Ruben

20th February 2004

Giant-sized basketball ace SHAQUILLE O'NEAL had the ideal cushion when he fell into the audience during yesterday's (15FEB04) ALLSTAR GAME - RUBEN STUDDARD's lap. In the final minutes of the annual game, held at...

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Meg Ryan's Odd Meeting With Tyson

15th February 2004

Movie star MEG RYAN feared she'd become a victim of MIKE TYSON's famous temper when she argued with him over her identity. Tyson was convinced the WHEN HARRY MET SALLY star was MELANIE GRIFFITH...

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Mike Tyson's Money Troubles Exposed

6th August 2003

LATEST: Court papers have revealed shamed boxer MIKE TYSON squandered $304 million (GBP190 million) on his lavish lifestyle - leaving him with $27.2 million (GBP17 million) worth of debts. The former heavyweight world champion...

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Lennox To Retire From Boxing?

5th August 2003

British boxing champ LENNOX LEWIS has sparked speculation he's retiring from the tough sport - after pulling out of a December (03) rematch with VITALI KLITSCHKO. Although Lewis hasn't formally announced he's retiring, his...

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Ali Upset With Boxing Blackout

20th June 2003

MUHAMMAD ALI's daughter LAILA has lashed out at TV bosses for refusing to show her weekend (21/22JUN03) boxing match - even though it's on the same bill as LENNOX LEWIS' world title fight. Network...

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Lennox Lewis Sues Mike Tyson

11th May 2003

Heavyweight boxing champion LENNOX LEWIS has reportedly filed a staggering $385 million (GBP256 million) lawsuit against MIKE TYSON and promoter DON KING. The suit claims that King strong-armed Tyson into backing out of a...

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Lewis And Tyson Poised For Summer Bout

23rd April 2003

Boxing aces LENNOX LEWIS and MIKE TYSON are set to do battle in Los Angeles this summer (03) - but against other opponents. The heavyweight pair fought each other in Tennessee last year (02)...

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