Tyson fight will be in England or Germany

Updated: November 15, 1999, 11:53 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

NEW YORK -- Mike Tyson's return to the ring won't take place in Las Vegas -- or the United States, for that matter.

Showtime Boxing announced Monday that Tyson, the former undisputed heavyweight champion whose past two fights, against Evander Holyfield and Orlin Norris, have been marred by controversy, will fight on Saturday, Jan. 15 in either England or Germany.

An opponent for Tyson has not been named.

It will be Tyson's first fight since Oct. 23, when ...

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