Oprah to reunites Tyson with Holyfield

58128626Boxing rivals Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield are to meet for the first time since the infamous ear chomping incident.

The pair will not face each other in the ring but from opposite ends of Oprah Winfrey’s couch.

The U.S. chat show queen has persuaded the once bitter rivals to talk about the 1997 incident that shocked the sporting world. 


Pictured: Former boxer Mike Tyson attends a DVD signing for ‘Tyson’ at Borders in Hollywood/Vine on August 18, 2009 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)