Final Tyson-McBride Press Conference Pictures

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Published: June 8, 2005

Source: fightnews

Mike Tyson presser quotes: “I’m gonna gut him like a fish….He’s a tomato can….This is gonna be a first class education in humility….People, they call this a circus, I’m not a circus, I’m an icon. I’m an international superstar, if they don’t know my name they’re from another planet….f I was a money guy I would still have it.”

Kevin McBride quotes: “It will be the whole of Ireland hitting him on the chin….I trained harder than ever before in my life. This is a dream come true….I feel as strong as an ox….on June 11 my dream is to fight Mike Tyson and to beat Mike Tyson.

Update: added four more pictures.

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Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson (L) squares off against Kevin McBride during a news conference in Washington June 8, 2005. Tyson will fight McBride in their heavyweight bout at the MCI Center in Washington on June 11. Tyson, at 5-foot-11 and around 230 pounds, will be at a size disadvantage against the 6-foot-6, 260-pound McBride.

Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson (L) squares off against Kevin McBride during a news conference in Washington June 8, 2005. Tyson will fight McBride in their heavyweight bout at the MCI Center in Washington on June 11. Tyson, at 5-foot-11 and around 230 pounds, will be at a size disadvantage against the 6-foot-6, 260-pound McBride.

Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson gestures during a news conference to promote his upcoming fight with Kevin McBride on Wednesday, June 8, 2005 in Washington.

rish heavyweight boxing champion Kevin McBride speaks during a news conference in Washington June 8, 2005. McBride is scheduled to fight former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson at the MCI Center in Washington on June 11. Tyson, at 5-foot-11 and around 230 pounds, will be at a size disadvantage against the 6-foot-6, 260-pound McBride.

Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson smiles at a news conference to promote his upcoming fight with Kevin McBride on Wednesday, June 8, 2005 in Washington. Tyson will fight McBride on June 11.

Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson, left, stands with opponent Kevin McBride, right, at a news conference to promote their upcoming fight on Wednesday, June 8, 2005 in Washington.

Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson pauses during a news conference to promote his upcoming fight with Kevin McBride on Wednesday, June 8, 2005 in Washington.

Australian boxing legend Jeff Fenech (L) looks on as two-time heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson speaks to the press at a news conference in Washington June 8, 2005. Tyson, who is being coached by Fenech, will fight against Irish heavyweight champion Kevin McBride in a heavyweight bout at the MCI Center in Washington on June 11.

WASHINGTON, UNITED STATES: Mike Tyson looks out over the crowd during a press conference at Howard University 08 June 2005 in Washington, DC. Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson, of Brooklyn, New York, will fight Kevin McBride, of Brockton, Massachusetts, 11 June at the MCI Center in Washington,

WASHINGTON, UNITED STATES: Mike Tyson looks listens to comments during a press conference at Howard University 08 June 2005 in Washington, DC. Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson, of Brooklyn, New York, will fight Kevin McBride, of Brockton, Massachusetts, 11 June at the MCI Center in Washington, DC.

WASHINGTON, UNITED STATES: Kevin McBride listens to comments during a press conference at Howard University 08 June 2005 in Washington, DC. Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson of Brooklyn, New York, will fight Kevin McBride of Brockton, Massachusetts, 11 June at the MCI Center in Washington, DC.

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