Former world boxing champion Mike Tyson (55) is known for his scandals. Recently with a beating on the plane when he beat a passenger bloody.
Now the former heavyweight champion is commenting on this for the first time. Co-host DJ Whoo Kid spoke to him about the incident on his podcast “Hotboxin’ With Mike Tyson”. “He (the passenger, ed.) upset me,” Tyson replies.
Incident “triggered” Tyson
The 55-year-old reveals his wife doesn’t like it when he embarks on public flights. In his presence, people are “overly excited”.
Tyson also admits the incident “triggered” him as it forced him to engage in physical violence common in his sporting past.
The victim then filed a lawsuit against Tyson. However, the San Mateo County prosecutor denied the request. It is not yet known whether the passenger will now take further legal action. (mou)