“If the general public wished it then we might most likely speak,” the previous heavyweight champ tells TMZ Sports activities.
Lewis famously KO’d Tyson within the eighth spherical once they clashed in June 2002 — regardless of Tyson making some wild threats within the build-up to the struggle (keep in mind, Tyson mentioned he wished to “eat” Lennox’s youngsters!?).
However, after Tyson’s unimaginable efficiency in opposition to Roy Jones Jr. in November 2020, there’s undoubtedly an urge for food to see “Iron” Mike get again within the ring.
Query is … who will probably be Mike’s subsequent opponent?! 55-year-old Lennox?
Lennox hasn’t fought professionally since a 2003 victory over Vitali Klitschko — however he admitted he’d think about squaring up with Tyson … however provided that the state of affairs was good.
“I do not know. I do not actually don’t have anything pushing me within the ring proper now. Individuals would like to see that struggle however I do not know.”
Our photog requested if a ballot on TMZ Sports activities would assist sway the boxer … who admitted he is curious how that might go.