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Mike Tyson Makes Promotional Debut with World Title Doubleheader on ESPN’s Friday Night Fights’ Season Finale

Former Heavyweight champion Mike Tyson will make his debut as a professional boxing promoter with a world title doubleheader August 23 from Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, N.Y., on the season finale of ESPN’s Friday Night Fights presented by Corona Extra. Friday’s show, promoted by Tyson’s Iron Mike Productions, will air live at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN2, WatchESPN and broadband Spanish-language [...]

Tonight’s Star-Studded Nev. Boxing HOF Gala is SOLD OUT

The Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame will hold its first-ever induction ceremony and dinner before a sold-out audience of 400 boxing celebrities, dignitaries and fans tonight at the Monte Carlo Las Vegas Resort and Casino. Nineteen inductees from eight categories will be enshrined in this inaugural class. Seven boxers will be honored for their achievements in the ring. The Nevada resident [...]

Iron Mike Promotions debut show Aug. 23 on ESPN FNF @ Turning Stone Casino

DEERFIELD, Fla. (August 5`, 2013) - Acquinity Sports, under CEO Garry Jonas, has partnered with Hall of Famer Mike Tyson to form Iron Mike Productions, which makes its promotional debut August 23 with the presentation of the "Tyson Is Back!" event, in association with Greg Cohen Promotions, at Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, New York. "Tyson Is Back" will feature a World Championship [...]

Mike Tyson to Attend Nevada Hall of Fame Gala on Aug 10

LAS VEGAS, July 26, 2013 -- Former undisputed heavyweight champion Mike Tyson, who went from reform school to become known as "the baddest man on the planet," has announced that he will attend the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame's inaugural induction gala on Saturday, August 10 at the Monte Carlo Resort in Las Vegas. A member of the International Boxing Hall of Fame, Tyson is one of three Nevada [...]

Video: Mike Tyson To Begin Career as Boxing Promoter

Mike Tyson joined "Friday Night Fights" to discuss his new role as a fight promoter and his goal to be different from the boxing promoters he has worked with as a boxer. http://youtu.be/0CXe-OkA9y8 Now have to focus on Iron Mike Productions. First fight coming very soon. Will send info later today.— Mike Tyson (@MikeTyson) July 19, 2013 check out www.ironmikeproductions.com [...]

“Twice Bitten,” The Story Of Holyfield-Tyson II A KO Read

Review by James Slater: New York Post writer George Willis has delivered a fine read regarding the true story regarding one of the blackest days in boxing history. Willis, having done impeccable research, has produced the definitive read on the infamous second meeting between heavyweight legends Evander Holyfield and Mike Tyson. Known universally as "The Bite Fight," the spectacle that unfolded [...]

Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame to Induct 19 Greats on Aug. 10

LAS VEGAS, NEV. (June 7, 2013) -- Legends MIKE TYSON, SUGAR RAY LEONARD and OSCAR DE LA HOYA head up the list to be feted at the Monte Carlo Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. The star-studded inaugural class of the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame will be officially inducted in a gala dinner on Saturday, August 10, at the Monte Carlo Resort & Casino. Tickets for the event, ranging [...]

Mike Tyson Tour: A New Day…..And A Night To Remember

Miami, Fl - On any given night the streets of South Beach offer every form of entertainment from sky lounges for swingers to jazz clubs with humdingers! In a city where everything under the sun has taken place in the darkness of the moonlight, recently, locals had a chance to witness one of the few things that no one there had ever quite seen. A typical South Beach night starts to buzz at about 1am. [...]

Profile of Former Heavyweight Champ Mike Tyson – March 19 on HBO

Now in its 19th season, REAL SPORTS WITH BRYANT GUMBEL, TV’s most honored sports journalism program, presents more enterprising features and reporting when its 192nd edition, available in HDTV, debuts TUESDAY, MARCH 19 (10:00 p.m. ET/PT & 9:00 p.m. CT), exclusively on HBO. Other HBO playdates: March 19 (3:20 a.m.), 22 (2:00 p.m., 9:00 p.m.), 24 (8:30 a.m.), 27 (4:00 p.m., midnight) and 30 (8:30 [...]

Short Documentary Film “I Beat Mike Tyson” Released

I BEAT MIKE TYSON, a 2012 film festival favorite, will be released as a "staff pick" on the video sharing site Vimeo on Tuesday, January 15. The 13-minute film, which chronicles the story of famed Irish boxer Kevin McBride, will also be available for streaming on the websites ShortoftheWeek.com and IBeatMikeTyson.com. In 2005, an unknown Irish boxer beat Mike Tyson before hundreds of thousands [...]