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Mike Tyson KO'd by hoverboard

'Iron' Mike Tyson was having a grand ol' time with his new hoverboard, right up until the hoverboard gets the last laugh.

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Wil Esco is an assistant editor of Bad Left Hook and has been covering boxing for SB Nation since 2014.

It's the end of the year and news in the boxing world is pretty slow. Are you bored? Do you want to see Mike Tyson bust his ass? Well, you've come to the right place! Tyson appears to have received a new toy for Christmas which is all the rage -- a hoverboard! Chances are that most of you have seen these rolling around your streets. If you haven't, well then, it's basically a new way to keep people from walking -- anywhere. There is, however, a very minimal learning curve to using one of these contraptions, as evidenced here:

#hoverboard #knockout #MikeTysonBreaksBack #imtoooldforthisshit @getcyboard

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Ouch! Right after the devastating KO, Tyson spoke to Showtime's Jim Gray on the injuries he sustained:

Let this be a lesson to all you old fogies out there - you're not about this life! When you know you're too old for this kind of sh*t, just leave it to the youngsters.

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