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Botha hopes to prove he's been miscast

LAS VEGAS -- Francois Botha knows what's expected of him. He's supposed to be the legitimate...I believe that they bit off more than they could chew with Francois Botha. No pun intended." Tyson was an 8-1 favorite. "I'm a sore...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/13/oth_250117.shtml
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Holyfield and Botha to fight in Uganda

...Evander Holyfield will challenge Francois Botha for the lightly regarded WBF title...I expect a tough fight against Francois Botha," Holyfield said. "I am going...ever - and extremely serious - Francois Botha in Uganda in January. I owe my...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2010/01/01/oth_561551.shtml
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Tyson promises to be old self against Botha

...comeback fight. Once he gets inside the ring against Francois Botha on Jan. 16, though, don't expect to see much...much motivation he has left for the sport. "Ask Francois Botha after the fight (if the motivation was still there...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/06/oth_249419.shtml
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Holyfield hopes to earn title shot with victory

...Holyfield's latest bout in January against Sherman Williams was ruled a no-contest. Before that, he knocked out Francois Botha after losses to Nikolay Valuev and Sultan Ibragimov."If I win, I am moving to the next level," Holyfield said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-05-02/holyfield-hopes-earn
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Tyson to fight Etienne

...success against Etienne (24-1-1), who was knocked down twice and managed a draw July 27 in his last fight against Francois Botha. Tyson's fight with Lewis in Memphis was boxing's most lucrative ever, with ringside ticket prices of $2...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/21/oth_359805.shtml
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Tyson's plea could land him in jail

...addition, Nevada authorities have the power to revoke his newly granted boxing license. Tyson is scheduled to fight Francois Botha on Jan. 16 in his first bout since his boxing license was revoked for biting Evander Holyfield's ears during a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/03/oth_246411.shtml
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Tyson signs for another bout

...his assault on two men following a traffic accident in Maryland. Tyson's spectacular fifth-round knockout of Francois Botha on Saturday night saved him from a possible embarrassing defeat that would have derailed his latest comeback and plans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/22/oth_250997.shtml
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Cotton will be referee for Lewis-Tyson

...in the ring. The last time Tyson was in a title fight, he bit Evander Holyfield's ears. He also tried to break Francois Botha's arm, and went after a referee who got in his way when he was trying to knock out Lou Savarese. It will be part...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/24/oth_347338.shtml
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Tyson advisor say Foreman fight is not in plans

...was released from a Maryland jail on May 24 after serving 3« months for assaulting two motorists. In his last fight, the former heavyweight champion, trailing on all three cards, knocked out Francois Botha in the fifth round Jan. 16.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/06/19/oth_264019.shtml
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Tyson won't fight 'anytime soon'

...earliest he can get out is in June. "After Mike's release we will sit down and discuss his boxing future," Finkel said. Tyson's last fight was last Jan. 16, when he knocked out Francois Botha in the fifth round of a fight in Las Vegas.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/27/oth_260056.shtml
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