Found August 21, 2013 on Pro Boxing Fans:
The final press conference forIron Mike Productions' inaugural event this Friday evening - "Tyson Is Back!" - was held today at Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, New York. Right here, you can find the full collection of press conference photos, videos and quotes. "Tyson Is Back!" features a World Championship doubleheader on ESPN Friday Night Fights, headlined by International Boxing Federation (IBF) super featherweight champion Argenis "La Tormenta" Mendez (21-2, 11 KOs) making his first world title defense, in the 12-round main event against IBF No. 13-rated Arash Usmanee (20-1, 10 KOs). Unbeaten Claudio "The Matrix" Marrero (14-0, 11 KOs), rated No. 2 by the WBA, meets WBA No. 4 Jesus Cueller (22-1, 18 KOs) in the 12-round co-feature for the Interim World Boxing Association (WBA) featherweight championship. PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES Mike Tyson: "It is my privilege and an honor to be at Turning Stone for my first show. I'...

Tyson is back weigh-in results & photos: Mendez vs. Usmanee, Marrero vs. Cuellar

Friday's season ending Friday Night Fights card from the Turning Stone Casino in Verona, New York is called Tyson is Back, as it's the promotional debut of Mike Tyson and Iron Mike Productions, as he formed a partnership with what was formerly Acquinity Sports. The card featured Argenis Mendez vs. Arash Usmanee, and Claudio Marrero vs. Jesus Cuellar, and right here, you&...

With Leather’s Special Watch This: Iron Mike Productions Debuts On ESPN Friday Night Fights

My apologies for excluding this from today’s original edition of Watch This, but I was acting the fool, as the hip kids say. But tonight at 9 PM ET on ESPN 2, Mike Tyson makes his return to ESPN’s Friday Night Fights, as his Iron Mike Productions presents his very first card, and it’s a pretty big one.WBC Super Featherweight Champion Argenis Mendez will fight Arash Usmanee...

Viewing Picks for August 23, 2013

All Times Eastern Australian Rules Football Adelaide Crows vs. Melbourne Demons -- Fox Sports 2, 11:30 p.m. Beach Volleyball AVP Tour Manhattan Beach Open -- CBS Sports Network, 8 p.m. Boxing Friday Night Fights, Verona, NY Argenis Mendez vs. Arash Usmanee -- ESPN2, 9 p.m. CFL Calgary Stampeders at Toronto Argonauts -- TSN/ESPN3, 7:30 p.m. College...
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