Boxing information: Danny Williams affords Mike Tyson rematch, 16 years on from gorgeous KO victory as former heavyweight plots comeback

Danny Williams desires the chance to beat Mike Tyson once more – after the boxing icon signalled his intention to return to the ring on the age of 53.

The legendary former heavyweight world champion has revealed he was contemplating a comeback for charity exhibition bouts.

Williams surprised Tyson with a fourth-round knockout after they met in 2004
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And Williams, who pulled off an enormous upset when he knocked out Tyson inside 4 rounds in 2004, has revealed his representatives have already sounded out the American in regards to the prospect of a rematch.

He advised World Boxing Information: “I can affirm that a couple of of my brokers have put my identify as much as combat ‘Iron’ Mike Tyson.

“We’re nonetheless awaiting a solution but it surely’s undoubtedly a combat I would like.

“I’m very occupied with dealing with Mike Tyson once more.”

Williams, 46, has a file of 54-28, whereas Tyson retired in 2005 with a file of 50-6.

Williams, who final stepped into the ring final November, has misplaced 25 instances since his shock win over the American
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Remarkably, the Englishman has nonetheless not referred to as time on his personal profession, combating as not too long ago as November in Germany.

Journal Boxing Information revealed an open letter final 12 months pleading for Williams, who has misplaced 25 instances since his shock conquer Tyson, to retire from the game.

Nonetheless, that’s not one thing he has thought of as a result of he must proceed to field to have the ability to assist the price of his daughter’s personal schooling.

Tyson, who on the age of 20 received the world heavyweight championship to cement his identify into heavyweight historical past, claims to be in nice form.

“I do two hours on cardio, I do the bike and the treadmill for an hour, then I do some mild weights, 300, 250 reps.

“Then I begin my day with the boxing factor, I’m going in there and hit the mitts, 30 minutes, 25 minutes, begin getting in higher situation.

“I’m begin to put these combos collectively. I’m in ache, I really feel like three guys kicked the s*** out of me.”

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