Tyson KO's Spinks in just 1:31 of first round
June 27, 1988
It takes two seconds longer for the singing of the national anthem than it does for Mike Tyson to knock out Michael Spinks. In the battle of unbeaten fighters, just 91 seconds is all Tyson needs to retain his heavyweight crown in Atlantic City.
"When I came into the ring, I could see the fear," Tyson says after running his record to 35-0 with his 16th first-round KO. "And I knew it was going to be a first-round knockout."
There's no feeling-out process. ...
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