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Mike Tyson sexually abused by a man when he was seven

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LEGENDARY BOXER Mike Tyson has revealed that he had been molested by a grown man when he was seven years old.

Tyson was taking part in a filmed interview with sports media giant ESPN when he spoke about being accosted by a stranger whilst walking the street in Brooklyn, admitting that there was 'no doubt about it' when asked if the attack was the reason behind his notorious bursts of anger and violence.

The fighter, now 51, told interviewer Jeremy Schapp, "I never told anybody about it".

WATCH THE INTERVIEW CLIP BELOW (credit: Vimeo/ESPN):

E:60 Mike Tyson SC Excerpt from E60 on Vimeo.

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