Video Reveals Mike Tyson’s True Physique Six Months After the Roy Jones Jr. Fight

Published 06/15/2021, 2:42 AM EDT
CULVER CITY, CA – DECEMBER 14: Mike Tyson on stage at Spike TV’s 2008 Video Game Awards at Sony Picture Studios on December 14, 2008 in Culver City, California. (Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic)


Out of all the retro boxing stars, Mike Tyson is the only one who has stayed in the limelight for a substantial period. Even after hanging up his gloves from the sport, Tyson has stayed on top of the news headlines and he’s going super strong with the same. Also, the 54-year-old keeps himself abruptly fit and active, thus keeping his love for boxing alive. However, past few days, ‘The Baddest Man on the Planet’ hasn’t quite worked on maintaining his frame and physique.

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In a recent video released by ES News, ‘Iron’ Mike is seen taking off his t-shirt to wear another piece of cloth gifted to him by the former UFC star Henry Cejudo.

As Tyson took off his t-shirt, he looked a bit out of shape and not in his ideal frame.

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In November 2020, Tyson made his ring appearance against fellow veteran Roy Jones Jr. This was an exhibition fight wherein both the pugilists entertained a sea of an audience with their exemplary boxing skills. For this battle, Mike Tyson went through some serious transformations and workouts.

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As a result, his hard work was sheerly visible in his performance against Jones Jr. And ‘Iron’ Mike’s performance staggered many fans and fighters around the world. Post that fight, Tyson even expressed his interest in stepping inside the ring again for an exhibition clash. But until now, nothing official has got released from his team on his ring return.

Will Mike Tyson immerse himself in rugged workouts for his return? 

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Mike Tyson was one of the smartest technicians of the game and with that, he rose to super-stardom. Even today, he keeps himself intrigued by taking up exhibition bouts, and a few months back, he also announced that he’d face his old rival, Lennox Lewis.

That said, if this fight really comes to fruition, the fans might get to see Mike Tyson back in shape soon.

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It’ll be interesting to see how things take place for ‘The Baddest Man on the Planet’ in the coming time. What do you make of ‘Iron’ Mike’s current physique update?

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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