Fact sheet for Aug. 23 Iron Mike Productions ESPN FNF show at Turning Stone‏



WHAT:             “Tyson Is Back!” professional boxing


WHO:               Main Event – IBF Junior Featherweight Championship (12)

ARGENIS “La Tormenta” MENDEZ (21-2, 11 KOs), Champion, Miami, FL via Dominican Republic


ARASH USMANEE (20-1, 10 KOs), Challenger, Montreal, Canada


Co-Feature – Vacant WBA Interim Featherweight Championship (10)

CLAUDIO “The Matrix” MARRERO (14-0, 11 KOs), Miami, FL via Dominican Republic


JESUS ANDRES CUELLER (22-1, 18 KOs), Buenos Aires, Argentina


Featherweights (10)

ALEXEI “The Hurricane” COLLADO (16-0, 15 KOs), Miami, FL via Cuba


HUGO “Guerrero” PARTIDA (19-4-2, 15 KOs), Mexico City, Mexico


Welterweights (10)

ED “The Lion” PAREDES (33-3-1, 22 KOs), Hollywood, FL


NOE “Platanito” BOLANOS (24-8-1, 16 KOs), Ciudad Obregon, Mexico


Middleweights (6)

ANTOINE DOUGLAS (8-0, 6 KOs), Burke, VA


ROBERT ACEVEDO (7-1, 4 KOs), Miami, FL


Super Featherweights (4)

ALBERT “Prince” BELL (1-0, 1 KO), Miami, FL


LEONEL GARCIA (pro debut), Hartford, CT


WHEN:            Friday, August 23, 2013


WHERE:           Turning Stone Resort Casino, Verona, NY


TELEVISION:   ESPN Friday Night Fights


PROMOTER:    Iron Mike Productions in association with Greg Cohen Promotions


TICKETS:      $150, $95, $55 and $45 and available to purchase at the Turning Stone box office, by calling (315 361-7469, or visit www.Ticketmaster.com


INFORMATION:          www.IronMikeProductions.com or www.TurningStone.com


OTHER:                        Doors Open 6:00 p.m. ET, first bout 7:00 p.m. ET, ESPN FNF starts 9:00 p.m. ET.


Iron Mike Productions, previously Acquinity Sports, is a boxing promotion company co-founded and led by Acquinity Interactive CEO Garry Jonas. It is a partnership with Hall of Famer Mike Tyson committed to changing traditional boxing promotion by advocating for its fighters’ successes inside the ring and out, throughout their professional careers and into retirement.fact sheet aug 23

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