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Like Tyson! Boxer bites his rival’s ear and wins the fight

A controversial episode was experienced in the boxing at Madison Square Garden, where one of the most shocking scenes in sports history was repeate


A controversial episode was experienced in the boxing at Madison Square Garden, where one of the most shocking scenes in sports history was repeated, after Edgar Berlanga bit the ear and shoulder of Alexis Angleas happened 25 years ago with Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield.

It was in the seventh round that Berlanga tried to bite Angulo in the shoulder and then in the left ear. In the action, the referee admonished Angulo for a punch to the neck, but did not sanction Berlanga.

The shocking moment reminded lovers of boxing of that fight when Mike Tyson he ripped a piece out of Holyfield’s ear, leading to his disqualification, a fine, and the suspension of his boxing license.

Berlanga ended up taking the fight by unanimous decision, his fourth in a row after winning by knockout in his first 16 bouts.

(dmv)