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Mike Tyson Seemingly Knocks Out ‘Fire’ From His Opponent’s Mouth in Rare Picture From 1991

Published 03/18/2022, 1:21 PM EDT

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The Twitter handle of ‘Heavyweight History’ brought a nostalgic moment for the 90s boxing fan. It posted a rare nostalgic image where Mike Tyson brutally hit Donovan Ruddock in their second match held in 1991.

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Heavyweight History posted an image in which ‘The Baddest Man on The Planet’ is seen to be really going after Donovan Ruddock. Moreover, the tweet described how Tyson flipped the gum shield of his opponent with a strong blow.

It was their second match where Tyson defeated Ruddock via a unanimous decision. This match ended the controversy of the previous match when ‘Kid Dynamite’ won via TKO in the 7th round.

Fan react to Mike Tyson’s knockout of Donovan Ruddock

In response to the post, fans tweeted their comments, sharing their view on The ‘Kid Dynamite‘. They offered their take and expressed their love for Tyson.

According to this tweet, Mike Tyson could not only survive but also won against the big heavyweights in the ring.


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A fan describes Mike Tyson’s noteworthy performance at his tender age. Therefore, explains why he was termed a legend despite being so young.

Undoubtedly, Tyson was one of the most feared boxers of that time. It was a nightmare for the opponent to face him.

Tyson entertained a lot of people at the peak of this career. The quick and fatal knockouts of his fights make him one of the most remembered boxers of the 90s.

Another fan shared his views on the main tweet. The reaction described how people mark this fight as one of the most memorable fights of Tyson’s career.


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The fans were excited, as this tweet was by ‘Heavyweight History’ refreshed the memories of heavyweight boxing in the 90s. This was the generation where heavyweight boxing topped the interest area of the boxing fraternity.

There are many of Tyson’s fights that fascinated boxing lovers, and this made Mike Tyson a star of his generation. The Twitter community went back to the treasure of Tyson’s knockout from his match in 1991.


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Written by:

Mohit More


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Mohit More is a graduate of the International Institute of Sports Management. He is a sports enthusiast and has a different perspective on boxing. At different levels, he has played boxing, cricket, and basketball.
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