Mike Tyson Defines a True Champion in 3 Lines

Published 02/05/2022, 12:15 PM EST

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The charismatic personality of boxing, Mike Tyson, has ruled the throne of heavyweight once. As of now, he appears in media events, podcasts, and interviews to express his opinion. ‘The Baddest Man on the Planet’ is known for his fearless attitude and aggressive mindset.

Moreover, he is praised for the warrior spirit that assisted him in tackling the hurdles of his life and emerged as one of the greatest stalwarts of all times. However, ‘Iron Mike’ never hesitates in reflecting his thoughts as recently he went live on Instagram with Matthew while sitting inside his car. Notably, Matthew is part of EsNews, which mostly covers American sports.


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Talking to EsNews, he defined what it takes to be a champion in one statement. He said, “Someone who dedicates his total life to discipline and to accomplish their goal. There is nothing standing in his way, he has to be totally objective to accomplish his goal and heart.”

Notably, ‘Kid Dynamite’, became the youngest champion in the heavyweight division when he was just 20 years old.

It is said that he was one of the most hardworking fighters. In his prime, his footwork was thrilling, the defense was impeccable and the power he generated behind the leather was phenomenal.

Mike Tyson on fighting with Jake Paul


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The YouTuber turned boxer Jack Paul is keen to face ‘The Baddest man on Planet’. Moreover, this probable fight is in news for one year. It was rumored that a $50 million fight will be scheduled between Jake Paul and Mike Tyson. However, Tyson turned down all such speculations.


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He said, “I don’t think I’d ever just do stuff like that anymore. I wanted to do it the first time just for fun, just to have fun. Then some people took it to another level and made it financial and the fun went out of it.”


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It seems that he is no more interested in fighting anymore as he said. What does it take to be a real champion, according to you? Let us know in the comments below.


Written by:

Abhishek Singh


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Abhishek Singh is a Boxing writer at EssentiallySports. Following the completion of his training as an amateur boxer, he is currently preparing to appear for trials at the state and national levels. With over 3 years of experience in playing the sport, Abhishek is also the holder of a Bachelor's in Arts degree from the University of Delhi.
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