I thought this was a joke when I first heard it...  Apparently not!

Boxer Mike Tyson intends to battle a shark during this year's Shark Week on Discovery Channel.

NME, the even will be called "
Tyson v Jaws: Rumble on the Reef" and it will air on Sunday, August 16th.

Apparently, the fight has already been filmed.  Discovery is mum on the outcome, though.

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