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EVANDER HOLYFIELD RUMORS

Evander Holyfield Officially Retires From Boxing

Evander Holyfield hasn’t been in the ring for three years, but he never officially retired from boxing. On Friday, the 51-year-old officially said his playing days are over as he admitted he will be entering the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame in August. From Eurosport: “No, I’m done. They’re putting me in the Hall of Fame on the 9th, so it will be official. Won’t nobody fight...
Via BlackSportsOnline
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Holyfield makes homophobic comments on 'UK Big Brother'

Evander Holyfield told Luisa Zissman that being gay a 'choice' that can be fixed...like being born handicapped on "UK Celebrity Big Brother." Evander is on "UK Celebrity Big Brother" because...he reportedly has IRS and alimony problems. Bright man.Turn volume up.TMZ adds:Zissman respectfully disagreed with Evander ... and it seemed the two were ready to...
Via Bob's Blitz
January 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Of course Evander Holyfield wanted to bit Mike Tyson back after he bit his ear.

I remember where I was when Tyson bit Holyfield, I remember watching and thinking that the sport could never recover, even as a teenager. What was this? Biting? Is this how far it can go now? Is this legal in the UFC? It was one of the strangest nights in boxing’s history, and even though I’ve watched it over many times before, I never thought Holyfield would forgive Tyson, let...
Via Fight Hub TV
August 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Sale of 12 Holyfield items blocked

A federal judge on Wednesday temporarily blocked the sale of a dozen items from Evander Holyfield's boxing career during an upcoming auction of hundreds of personal items and memorabilia amassed by the former heavyweight champion. The restricted items include Holyfield's robes from his first fight with Mike Tyson and his Olympic bronze medal. Holyfield had sought to limit...
Via AP on Fox
November 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Evander Holyfield sues to stop memorabilia auction

Evander Holyfield is asking a federal judge to stop an upcoming auction of some of his boxing memorabilia, including an Olympic bronze medal and gloves he wore to fight Mike Tyson. Holyfield's lawsuit filed Thursday in Los Angeles seeks an order blocking the sale of 20 out of almost 450 items that Julien's Auctions plans to sell in November. Julien's Auctions CEO Darren...
Via AP on Fox
November 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Holyfield held in contempt

The financial blows keep coming for boxing legend Evander Holyfield. Celebrity news website TMZ reported, citing court documents, that the former heavyweight champion has been held in contempt of court in Georgia for failing to pay $563,900.91 in back child support. The latest charge stems from an initial payment of more than $372,000 that Holyfield owed in support of his 18-year...
Via Fox Sports
September 18, 2012  |  Discuss
LEND ME YOUR EAR

Holyfield, Tyson exchange ear jokes

So what if it has been 15 years?  Apparently all it takes for Evander Holyfield and Mike Tyson to halt their rivalry is a clothing line and some good ol' ear-biting tweets.

Via Ride The Pine
September 03, 2012  |  Discuss
THE MORE YOU KNOW...

Holyfield interviewed by NBC, not recognized

Via Guyism
July 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Former heavyweight champ Evander Holyfield evicted from Georgia mansion

Former heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield was evicted from his suburban Atlanta mansion yesterday. To read this article please click the link below.
Via Players View
July 11, 2012  |  Discuss
CHUNKY CHEW

Tyson jokes about biting Holyfield

Mike Tyson joked about biting Evander Holyfield's ear the day after the 15th anniversary of their bizarre episode in the ring.

Via The Victory Formation
June 29, 2012  |  Discuss
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