Boxing News article: “I’m like a prostitute” – Mike Tyson conqueror Danny Williams admits he’s embarrassing himself by continuing to fight

http://www.boxingnewsonline.net/exclusive-mike-tyson-conqueror-danny-williams-admits-hes-embarrassing-himself-by-continuing-to-fight/

Matt Christie reports

9 thoughts on “Boxing News article: “I’m like a prostitute” – Mike Tyson conqueror Danny Williams admits he’s embarrassing himself by continuing to fight

    • Indeed, the British Board wisely withdrew his license years ago, but spurious licenses from commissions in places like Latvia and Malta allow him to fight on and accumulate knockout losses

  1. James Toney fell into a similar state. As recently as 2013 he was taking beatings from journeymen in London. Around that time I heard him mumbling in an interview; he sounded like he had a tongue the size of his belly.

    If it can develop a conscience, boxing must replace its de facto retirement plan for boxers: shark bait.

    • Yes, Toney is travelling the world taking beatings against prospects, all the worse because his great chin means he goes the distance. It was sad to see him getting trotted out in the UK for the Prizefighter 3 round tournament, but at least he was unlikely to sustain much damage in that format.

      Roy Jones’ quest for a cruiserweight title shot can only end in another painful knockout. It is truly sad

  2. As bad a taste as that Lacy debacle leaves, this lightweight matchup from the same card, featuring a Nazeem Richardson and Bernard Hopkins protègé, makes a very good chaser:

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