Not long after losing to Rafael Marquez on this day in 2003, Tim Austin was falsely accused of raping a 16-year-old girl
Author - Chris Walker
A Boxing News contributor since 2010, Chris Walker’s initial input centred on the thriving Liverpool fight scene but has since grown to include features on some of the sport’s biggest names. As well as Boxing News, Chris’ work can also be found at Sky Sports and Sporting News, and he is a regular guest on numerous fight podcasts. Chris is a BWAA member where his work was honoured in the 2018 Writers’ Awards. He is also the co-author of The Mersey Fighters 3 which was released in 2015 to wide acclaim.
Mike Tyson's then-trainer, Aaron Snowell, looks back on a disatrous night for the whole of Team Tyson