Tyson vs Holyfield Info
Mike Tyson could square off against Evander Holyfield in Spring 2021 in the United States.
The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
Tyson vs Holyfield stats
Mike Tyson would step into the ring with a record of 50 wins and 6 loses, 44 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Evander Holyfield would make his way to the ring with a record of 44 wins, 10 loses and 2 draws, with 29 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Tyson would have a large advantage in power over Holyfield, boosting at 88% knock out percentage over Holyfield's 66%.
Mike Tyson is the younger man by 4 years, at 54 years old.
Holyfield has a height advantage of 4 inches over Tyson. This also extends to a 7-inch reach advantage.
Both Mike Tyson & Evander Holyfield fight out of an orthodox stance.
Tyson is currently arguably the less experienced fighter, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 1985, 3 months later than Holyfield, who’s first professional fight was in 1984. He has fought 228 less professional rounds, 215 to Holyfield's 443.
Tyson vs Holyfield form
Mike Tyson has stopped 1 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he drew Roy Jones Jr on 28th November 2020 by split draw in their 8 round contest at Dignity Health Sports Park, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Kevin McBride on 11th June 2005 by split draw in the 6th round at MCI Center, District of Columbia.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Danny Williams on 30th July 2004 by knockout in the 4th round at Freedom Hall State Fairground, Kentucky.
Before that, he had won against Clifford Etienne on 22nd February 2003 by knockout in the 1st round at The Pyramid, Tennessee.
He had been beaten by Lennox Lewis on 8th June 2002 by knockout in the 8th round in their WBC World Heavyweight championship fight at The Pyramid, Tennessee.
Tyson's last 5 fights have come over a period of 18 years 5 months and 20 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 years 7 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 27 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.4 rounds on average.