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PUNCH AND DUTY
Richard Hoffer
June 25, 1990
History is served as KO artists Mike Tyson and George Foreman connect
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June 25, 1990

Punch And Duty

History is served as KO artists Mike Tyson and George Foreman connect

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Even in fatherhood, though, Tyson has continued to immerse himself in boxing history. The boy is named Damato Kilrain—Damato after Tyson's late mentor, Cus D'Amato, and Kilrain after Jake Kilrain, the man who fought John L. Sullivan in the last bare-knuckle heavyweight championship. Kilrain lost that fight, in 75 rounds. Perhaps Tyson means to say you don't need to win them all to ensure a lasting legacy.

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