Photos and Weights From Iron Mike Tyson’s Promotional Debut On Friday Night Fights



L-R:  Argenis Mendez, Mike Tyson, Arash Usmanee and Greg Cohen

(photo by Tom Casino / Iron Mike Productions) 


Main Event – IBF Junior Lightweight Championship (12) — ESPN

ARGENIS MENDEZ (21-2, 11 KOs), Champion, Miami, FL via Dominican Republic   130 lbs.


ARASH USMANEE (20-1, 10 KOs), Challenger, Edmonton, Canada via Afghanistan   129 lbs.


Marrero and Cueller L-R – Claudio Marrero, Mike Tyson and Jesus Andres Cueller

(photo by Tom Casino / Iron Mike Productions) 


Co-Feature – Vacant WBA Featherweight Championship (10) — ESPN

CLAUDIO MARRERO (14-0, 11 KOs), Miami, FL via Dominican Republic   126 lbs.


JESUS ANDRES CUELLER (22-1, 18 KOs), Buenos Aires, Argentina   126 lbs.


Collado and Sanchez

L-R – Alexei Collado, Mike Tyson and Guillermo Sanchez

(photo by Rey Sanchez – Iron Mike Productions)


Super Featherweights (10)

ALEXEI COLLADO (16-0, 15 KOs), Miami, FL via Cuba   131 lbs.


GUILLERMO SANCHEZ (13-9-1, 5 KOs), Buffalo, NY via Puerto Rico   132 ¼ lbs.


Welterweights (10)

ED PAREDES (33-3-1, 22 KOs), Hollywood, FL   149 lbs.


NOE BOLANOS (24-8-1, 16 KOs), Ciudad Obregon, Mexico   149 lbs.  


Super Middleweights (6)

ANTOINE DOUGLAS (8-0, 6 KOs), Burke, VA   161 ¼ lbs.


EDGAR PEREZ (5-5, 3 KOs), Chicago, IL   167 lbs.


Heavyweights (6)

DORSETT BARNWELL (9-0, 4 KOs), Newport News, VA   248 lbs.


MARLON HAYES (23-12, 11 KOs), Newark, NJ   219 lbs.


Junior Lightweghts (4) —  ESPN SWING

ALBERT BELL (1-0, 1 KO), Miami, FL   129 lbs.


LEONEL GARCIA (pro debut), Hartford, CT   125 ¾ lbs.


M & U sd L-R – Argenis Mendez, Mike Tyson and Arash Usmanee

(picture by Tom Casino / Iron Mike Productions 



M & C staredown L-R – Claudio Marrero, Mike Tyson and Jesus Andres Cueller

(photo by Tom Casino / Iron Mike Productions 


Tyson and ward L-R – Mike Tyson and Micky Ward (trainer for Iron Mike Productions)

(photo by Tom Casino / Iron Mike Productions)


legends L-R – John David Jackson (co-head trainer for Iron Mike Productions), Mike Tyson and Eddie Mustafa Muhammad (head trainer of Arash Usmanee)

(photo by Rey Sanchez / Iron Mike Productions) 

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