Remembering Tyson-Holyfield II

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Mike Tyson may go down as one of the top fighters in boxing history, but he will forever be remembered for the 1997 fight in which he bit off a chunk of Evander Holyfield's ear. It was the second fight between the two rivals; Holyfield had upset Tyson with an 11th round TKO in the first fight seven months earlier. In the rematch, Tyson was disqualified after the third round for biting and a near riot broke out in the ring afterwards. Fifteen years later, SI looks back at the memorable night.

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