Boxing legend Mike Tyson is keen to up his profile in China but is struggling to get to grips with the country’s sardonic sense of humour, judging by his online “weibo” debut.Tuesday, 20 August, 2013, 5:50pm
US boxing legend Mike Tyson became an unlikely star among Chinese internet users overnight by wading into one of the nation’s most intricate political debates.20 Aug 2013 - 3:08pm
Mike Tyson sued a financial services firm owned by Live Nation Entertainment on Wednesday, claiming one of its advisers embezzled more than US$300,000 from the former heavyweight champ and cost him millions more in lost earnings.21 Feb 2013 - 1:31pm
Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield stood toe to toe again - only this time there were hugs and smiles, and no bites to the ear. Instead, they were like old friends meeting in a supermarket, which is what they did.18 Feb 2013 - 3:15am
Holyfield's gloves from Tyson clash sold3 Dec 2012 - 3:01am
Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson was Wednesday granted a visa to Australia but warned he must behave, a week after the convicted rapist was denied entry to New Zealand.
Tyson, who was sentenced to six years in prison in 1992 for raping an 18-year-old woman, is scheduled to visit Australia in November as part of his Day of the Champions speaking tour.11 Oct 2012 - 11:51am
Paul Chan Mo-po
Hong Kong's embattled development secretary can seemingly do no right. Already embroiled in scandal after a company he was linked to was found to be letting out subdivided flats, Chan was reported to have driven a car after drinking a 500ml glass of beer. He has promised to co-operate with police.
Mike Tyson7 Oct 2012 - 2:09am
New Zealand revoked an entry visa for former heavyweight boxing champion and convicted rapist Mike Tyson on Wednesday after a charity going to benefit from his visit dropped its support.3 Oct 2012 - 10:37am
When the word got around that CLSA had invited former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson to head their keynote speakers at its investment forum, there were a few raised eyebrows. "What, they've invited a convicted rapist - why would they do that?" was not an uncommon reaction, even within CLSA, we hear. But it was riveting stuff.13 Sep 2012 - 3:00am 1 comment
I am profoundly sorry for this double injustice that has been left uncorrected for so long
British PM David Cameron apologises to the families of victims of the 1989 Hillsborough soccer disaster for the tragedy and the cover-up that followed
I want to sing and dance in musicals13 Sep 2012 - 12:19am
Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson didn't appear too fierce as he stood at the champagne bar of the Grand Hyatt in Wan Chai.
The warrior tattoo on his face was there, a remnant of his chequered past, but dressed in a clean white shirt, khaki pants and a muted check jacket Tyson didn't look like the man who in fury bit off part of fellow boxer Evander Holyfield's ear.13 Sep 2012 - 2:13pm
First day jitters for some undergraduates10 Sep 2012 - 2:04am
CLSA takes on Mike Tyson at investor forum24 Aug 2012 - 3:44am
Former world heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson will make his first appearance in Hong Kong next month to talk about his legendary life.
The 46-year-old American has been invited by a brokerage and investment company to discuss his life before, during and after boxing.24 Aug 2012 - 3:24am
We've been seeing the softer side of Mike Tyson lately. After a memorable cameo in 2009's The Hangover (in which we were treated to a tone-deaf rendition of Phil Collins' In the Air of the Night) brought him back into the public eye, the former boxing champion has been lobbying hard for a second chance at popularity.8 May 2011 - 12:00am