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Mike Tyson unsure if he will fight again despite his connection to Logan and Jake Paul as he says the fun was taken away from fights when money men got involved

An admission by Mike Tyson appeared to quash any lucrative fight between Logan Paul and his brother Jake.

Speaking of an episode of the Podcast SEND FULLthe legendary heavyweight fighter said there were talks about a potential fight with the younger brother, but claimed no serious discussions had taken place.


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Tyson retired from professional fighting in 2005 and returned to the ring in 2020 for an exhibition with Roy Jones Jr, which ended in a draw.

However, the 55-year-old also admitted it was difficult to keep himself in top physical condition, adding that the financial aspect of his return takes away the fun of fighting.

“Every 12-13 months, boom! Something is missing,” Tyson said.

“Boom! I’m losing muscle mass. It’s always something different. And, I don’t know. Guys want to fight me for 100 million dollars.

'Iron Mike' and Jones Jr faced off in November 2020 in an exhibition bout

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‘Iron Mike’ and Jones Jr faced off in November 2020 in an exhibition bout

“I don’t think I’ll ever do stuff like that again. I wanted to do it the first time just for fun, just for fun.

“Then some people took it to another level and made it financial and the fun came out of it.”

UFC President Dana White was also on the podcast and told Tyson he didn’t want to see him on the web anymore.

To which Tyson replied, “I don’t think I will either, but you never know.”

Last year, Tyson booked February for a possible return to the ring and there were several reports claiming he would fight Logan or Jake Paul, with a verbal agreement reported on a £36m fight underway for the latter.

“It was word of mouth and all that,” he replied.

“I’m not even interested in doing that stuff.

“If it was back when it started, and we were both on the same map and active, yes I would. But it just went wrong. It didn’t go well.”

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