Heavyweight History: Mike Tyson vs. Larry Holmes
CONTROVERSY RATING: N/A
The percentage of fan cards that disagree with an official result. Exclusively on EYE ON THE RING.
Friday, January 22, 1988
Titles at Stake:
Former Heavyweight Champion Larry Holmes comes off a two-year layoff to challenge the new undisputed Heavyweight Champion Mike Tyson. Just as Holmes did a number on the returning former champion Muhammad Ali during his own title reign, Tyson sends Holmes packing with three fourth-round knockdowns, prompting Referee Joe Cortez to call it off.