sport news Mike Tyson breaks down in tears and admits he is 'nothing' without boxing 

'Sometimes I feel like a b****… I don't want that person to come out because if he comes out, hell is coming with him': Mike Tyson breaks down in tears in emotional interview with Sugar Ray Leonard as he admits he is 'nothing' without boxing Mike Tyson opened up on his struggles with retirement on his Hotboxin' podcast Former world heavyweight champion broke down in tears to Sugar Ray Leonard Tyson says he misses being feared by opponents, and admitted feeling 'empty' He is now 'working on the art of humbleness' after issues with his mental health The 53-year-old hung up his gloves in 2005 after winning 50 of his 58 fights

By Joe Strange for MailOnline

Published: 12:17 GMT, 3 March 2020 | Updated: 12:59 GMT, 3 March 2020

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Mike Tyson broke down in tears as he opened up on how retiring from boxing has left him feeling like a shell of the man who once ruled the heavyweight division.

The former undisputed world champion hung up his gloves back in 2005 after a 20-year career, in which he won the WBA, WBC and IBF belts, and 50 of his 58 fights.

But 15 years on, Tyson is still battling his mental demons as he struggles to come to terms with the fact he will never compete in the ring again. 

Mike Tyson broke down in tears as he discussed his career and retirement on his podcast

Mike Tyson broke down in tears as he discussed his career and retirement on his podcast

Tyson goes on the attack against Julius Francis in 2000

He poses with his world heavyweight title belts in Atlantic City back in 1988

Tyson goes on the attack against Julius Francis in Manchester in 2000 (left) and poses with his world heavyweight title belts in Atlantic City back in 1988 (right) 

Speaking during the latest episode of his podcast , the Baddest Man on the Planet welled-up as he told legendary boxer Sugar Ray Leonard how he feels about himself - and the man he once was. 

Tyson admitted to being 'empty' and feeling

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