Mike Tyson Batters Sparring Partner In A Cage As His Team Tease Potential MMA Fight
Mike Tyson's trainer has dropped a hint that the boxing legend could potentially switch to MMA after sharing footage of him sparring in a cage.
But could the 54-year-old swap the ring for the cage in his next outing?
Well, his coach Rafael Cordeiro has teased fight fans by uploading a clip of Tyson going through his paces inside a cage.
The Brazilian MMA coach posted footage of Tyson battering 28-year-old Mike Russell, accompanied with the caption: "The tiger @miketyson, is in the cage. Watch out!"
The video shows Tyson exchanging punches with Russell as Cordeiro watches on and shouts words of encouragement at Kings MMA in Huntington Beach.
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Tyson fought to a draw with fellow American great Roy Jones Jr in an eight-round exhibition bout in Los Angeles.
He looked in tremendous shape as he underwent a remarkable body transformation.
And he insists he'll continue his comeback trail this year.
"Once I announced that I was going to do my exhibition, everybody, all these other athletes all wanted to get involved in some way," he revealed.
"Our first show was a record breaker. Now everybody's interested in being involved with our whole organisation."
Tyson added: "It was interesting. I felt really good, I felt confident.
"I felt that I could do it again."
When asked if he'll lace up the boxing gloves again, 'Iron' Mike replied: "Yeah, absolutely. It'll be better this time."
Featured Image Credit: Mike Tyson/Kings MMA
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