Heavyweight Bout, June 28, 1997 | Mike Tyson bites the ear of Evander Holyfield during their 1997 heavyweight fight. Tyson's boxing license was temporarily revoked for the incident and he was fined $3 million.
Mike Tyson 'returns Evander Holyfield's ear' in Foot Locker commercial
After chomping off Evander Holyfield's ear back in 1997 in one of the most famous sporting bouts of all time, Mike Tyson swiftly apologized. But what he didn't do was give the misplaced tissue back - in fact he's been keeping it in formaldehyde all this time. At least, that's the amusing conceit of this new US Footlocker ad.