By Geno McGahee “I don’t have that ferocity anymore. I’m not an animal anymore.” – Mike Tyson, June 11, 2005 In 2002, Mike Tyson was exposed as a shell of his former self. His reputation had brought him to the biggest dance in town, a fight with the true Heavyweight Champion, Lennox Lewis, and after [...]
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Undefeated 6’7 heavyweight contender Mariusz Wach (24-0, 12 KOs) will face his biggest test – literally – when he meets the 6’6, 270+ pound “The Clones Colossus” Kevin McBride (35-9-1, 29 KOs) on July 29 at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, CT. The ten-round heavyweight fight will be the co-featured bout on “Heat Wave”, [...]
By Geno McGahee In 2005, Mike Tyson faced unknown Irish heavyweight, Kevin McBride. It was a fight that had earlier been rejected due to the non-challenge of McBride, but when Tyson lost to Danny Williams, it made sense. Give him an easy one. The slow … very slow and plodding McBride would just present a [...]
By Donald C Stewart He represented Ireland in the 1992 Olympics in Ireland, beat Mike Tyson with the former champion stuck on his stool after the sixth and has not done a great deal apart from that! Even at the Olympics he went out in the first round. The truth is that Kevin McBride 35-8-1 [...]
By Damien Norman 34 year old Pole Tomasz Adamek aims to prepare for the potential Wladimir Klitschko bout by taking on the Irish “Colossus” Kevin McBride on the 23rd of April in Newark, New Jersey. Adamek, who has only been defeated once in his long 43 fight career has been assured by the younger of [...]
Full Court Press Release Mike Tyson-conqueror Kevin “The Clones Colossus” McBride, former Irish heavyweight champion and 1992 Olympian, returns to the ring Saturday night (July 10) for the first time in more than 2 ½ years against veteran Zack Page in an 8-round bout at Mid-Hudson Civic Center in Poughkeepsie, New York.
Press Release Looks like former Mike Tyson-conqueror Kevin McBride (34-6-1, 29 KOs) is on the comeback trail. The 37-year-old “Clones Colossus,” who hasn’t fought since consecutive TKO losses to Mike Mollo in 2006 and Andrew Golota in 2007 is penciled in for an eight-rounder against TBA on July 10 at the Mid Hudson Civic Center [...]