Evander Holyfield

Tyson and Holyfield, 20 years after the bite

Tyson and Holyfield, 20 years after the bite

In the 20 years since, it has become commonplace to blame the ear-biting incident for the decline of boxing. 

Memorable quotes from heavyweight champs

Memorable quotes from heavyweight champs

The general impression of those who fight with their fists is that they're inarticulate, but the heavyweight champions had plenty to say, if you know where to look.

Holyfield v. Moorer I, 1994

Holyfield v. Moorer I, 1994

On this day in 1994, Michael Moorer became the first southpaw (left-handed) heavyweight champion, beating Evander Holyfield on a debatable 12-round decision.

Remembering Holyfield v. Foreman

Remembering Holyfield v. Foreman

The Battle of the Ages, as it was called--Holyfield was 28, Foreman 42--was better than most anticipated but not nearly as good as it is now remembered.