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Boxing / Tyson-Spinks Bout #116453

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 27, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Atlantic City, New Jersey: Dick Schaap) Tonight's heavyweight title fight between Mike Tyson and Michael Spinks previewed; scenes shown from both boxers' previous fights. [TYSON, SPINKS - explain fighting through animal analogies.] TV ad & magazine cover stories shown. Scenes shown of Tyson's wife Robin Givens on her television show "Head of the Class". [On WNBS, GIVENS - says it's like something out of "Dynasty".] [TYSON - comments on personal life.] [Tyson trainer Kevin ROONEY, Tyson biographer Jose TORRES - discuss publicity and the fight.] [TYSON - comments on distractions.]

Jennings, Peter;
Schaap, Dick

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