Career Highlights 3
(06 August) Knocked out Mike Tyson in 8 rounds during was was, at the time, the highest grossing prizefight in history
(21 June) Stopped #1 contender,Vitali Klitschko, in 6 round TKO.
(06 February) Retired from professional boxing as only the third man in history to do so while still reigning as Heavyweight Champion.
Inducted into the Canadian sports Hall of Fame
Inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility.