Former heavyweight boxing world champion Mike Tyson says he wants to hang out with Aboriginals
Posted Aug 31 2012 3:59am
Tyson went from singing and laughing to sombre reflection in Nike NFL Jerseys 2012 a rambling and bizarre 33-minute teleconference on Thursday to publicise his November "Day of the Champions" speaking tour of Australia and New Zealand.
Convicted rapist Tyson is still waiting to be granted a visa to both countries.
Tour promoter Max Markson rattled off a list of over a dozen countries Tyson had been allowed to enter and said the visa application to Australia had been lodged.
"I'm waiting patiently, hopefully for it to be approved. I think Australians - we've got a history of we forgive," Markson said from Las Vegas.
Tyson made it clear to New Zealand journalists where he stood on the issue of visiting their country.