Mike Tyson has ditched his vegan food regimen as he prepares for his return to the boxing ring.
Iron Mike will lace up his gloves for the primary time in 15 years when he faces Roy Jones Jr in November in an exhibition bout.
The 54-year-old has been taking the comeback very severely and has posted movies and footage on social media displaying a dramatic physique transformation.
Following his retirement in 2005, a food regimen of steaks, alcohol and medicines noticed his weight balloon to 27 stone.
Again in 2010, he modified to a plant-based food regimen and helped him lose an entire lot of weight and he additionally claims it helped alleviate a few of his well being issues.
And in an interview with GQ Sports activities in 2019, Tyson mentioned of his food regimen: “I don’t eat something that has a mom and father.
“Should you had been created by way of a mom and father, by way of any type of intercourse, I gained’t eat you.
“So which means I solely eat greens and stuff.”
However as the previous heavyweight world champion prepares for a return to the ring, he has gone again to consuming meat to bulk up.
Tyson advised Joe Rogan on his podcast: “I ended due to the coaching and due to what I wished my physique to appear like and the power that I wished to poses.
“I solely eat elk and bison — wild stuff — and I’m beginning to really feel match.
“I realised the stuff that’s good for different individuals — like kale, greens and blueberries — for me is basically toxic.”
Rogan mentioned to Tyson: “I wish to provide you with a few of my elk.
“I’ve received three industrial freezers full. You’ll be able to have as a lot as you need.”