22. "I'm Slippin', I'm Falling, I Can't Get Up"

PLAYER: Trevor Berbick
DATE: 11/22/1986
COMPLEX SAYS: Early in his career, Mike Tyson made many fighters look foolish but no one looked worse than Trevor Berbick in this WBC heavyweight championship bout. Iron Mike pretty much knocked Berbick down three times with one punch to become the youngest heavyweight champion in boxing history. Berbick learned a valuable lesson that night: It doesn't always pay to be persistent. Unfortunately Tyson would learn the same lesson a few years later. Word to Desiree Washington.

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