Mike to speak in England? – updated

By
TysonTalk

Published: October 4, 2005

Source: the sun

Rumours have been going that Mike Tyson is invited to England for several speeches.

As reported by ‘The Sun’ Mike Tyson is set to be allowed back into Britain and is to get an estimated £50,000 for speaking in London, Manchester and Birmingham next month.

Stars including Manchester United and Chelsea players have booked tables.

Wheter these rumours are true remains to be seen.

In the meantime Mike Tyson attended the light heavyweight title bout between Antonio Tarver and Roy Jones Jr. in Tampa, Fla Saturday night, Oct. 1, 2005. Screenshots of Mike at ringside can be seen in this forum topic.

Update:

More information about the planned visit appeared as it has been reported Mike Tyson is heading to the city Birmingham as part of a three date UK tour, alongside former heavyweight opponent Frank Bruno.

Ray
Fisher, who is promoting the event in the UK, said Tyson would be
taking part in some community work when he was in the area.

“When he signed the contract last week, Mike has asked us to do make sure
that his visit includes some form of community work and we are looking
at the different possibilities in the city,” added Mr Fisher, who is
based in Warrington.

“He has come to spread the message that he is not the old Mike Tyson. He
will talk about his career and his past, but will also look at his life
now.”

Mike Tyson is schedules to appear at the Birmingham Hilton Hotel on November 18. For tickets call 0800 0286844.