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Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield
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Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield

In the most famous biting incident in sports history, Mike Tyson took a chunk of Evander Holyfield's ear during the third round of their June 1997 heavyweight match. Tyson was disqualified and fined $3 million.

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