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MIKE JONES ENDS TWO-YEAR LAYOFF AUG. 23 AGAINST JAIME HERRERA AT BALLY’S ATLANTIC CITY

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Atlantic City, NJ—Former world-title challenger Mike Jones, of Philadelphia, PA, ends his 26-month layoff Saturday evening, Aug. 23, when he boxes Jaime Herrera, of Franklin Park, IL, in the scheduled 10-round welterweight main event in the Grand Ballroom at Bally’s Atlantic City. The Jones-Herrera contest tops a seven-fight card which will be streamed live by www.gofightlive.tv First fight is 7.30 ... Read More »

FOLLOW PACQUIAO – BRADLEY LIVE!!!

Follow all the action LIVE as Manny Pacquiao defends the WBO Welterweight title against undefeated Jr. Welterweight champion Timothy Bradley. The action begins at 7pm eastern / 4 pm in Palm Springs and 7 am in Manila with a five fight undercard that will feature two world title bouts including Mike Jones battling Randall Bailey for the IBF Welterweight title ... Read More »

VIDEO:MIKE JONES

Undefeated Welterweight Mike Jones talks about his showdown with Randall Bailey on the Pacquiao – Bradley card Read More »

MIKE JONES, TEON KENNEDY, JESSE HART TRAINING CAMP NOTES

Philadelphia, PA – As training camps for Philadelphians Mike Jones, Teon Kennedy and Jesse Hart are winding down for their fights on June 9 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas, NV, as part of the Manny Pacquiao-Timothy Bradley championship card, all three are confident in bringing glory back home. In perhaps the biggest night-ever for Philly fighters, Jones (26-0, 19 ... Read More »

MIKE JONES CONFIDENT OF WINNING WORLD TITLE ON JUNE 9 IN LAS VEGAS

Philadelphia, PA–With only a couple of weeks before his first world-title opportunity, undefeated welterweight Mike Jones, of Philadelphia, has the look and mindset of a champion as he prepares to meet the hard-hitting former champion Randall Bailey, of Miami, FL, in one of the co-feature fights on the June 9 Manny Pacquiao vs. Timothy Bradley card at the MGM Grand ... Read More »

BIGGEST NIGHT-EVER JUNE 9 FOR THREE PHILLY FIGHTERS

Philadelphia, PA—In perhaps the biggest night-ever for Philadelphia fighters, three of them will appear as part of the Manny Pacquiao-Timothy Bradley championship card on June 9 at the MGM Grand Casino in Las Vegas, NV. Mike Jones and Teon Kennedy will challenge for world titles, while amateur star Jesse Hart, son of former Philadelphia middleweight legend Eugene “Cyclone” Hart, will ... Read More »

Years of frustration for Randall Bailey coming to head June 9 vs. Mike Jones

MIAMI, FL (May 2, 2012) – Two-time world champion Randall “The Knock-out King” Bailey, arguably the biggest pound-for-pound single puncher in boxing, finally gets an opportunity to exorcise years of demon-like frustrations on June 9, when he takes on unbeaten Mike Jones for the vacant International Boxing Federation (“IBF”) Welterweight Championship, in the 12-round co-feature on the Manny Pacquiao-Timothy Bradley ... Read More »

Cotto – Margarito II undercard Press Conference Photo Gallery

15rounds.com Photographer Claudia Bocanegra was on hand at BB King’s in New York City to capture the images of the press conference for the much anticipated undercard for Saturday night’s Pay Per View undercard that will Feature Brandon Rios taking on John Murray; Mike Jones and Sebastian Lujan and the rematch betwwen Pawel Wolak and Delvin Rodriguez plus Mike Lee ... Read More »

VIDEO: MIKE JONES

Undefeated Welterweight Mike Jones talks to 15rounds.com Marc Abrams about his December 3rd showdown with Sebastian Lujan as part of the Miguel Cotto – Antonio Margarito II undercard Read More »

MIKE JONES GETTING STRONGER FOR HIS DEC. 3 FIGHT VS. SEBASTIAN LUJAN

Philadelphia, PA—Undefeated welterweight contender Mike Jones, of Philadelphia, PA, who faces two-time world title challenger Sebastian Lujan, of Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina, in an IBF world title eliminator on the Miguel Cotto-Antonio Margarito card Dec. 3 at Madison Square Garden, has added another strength and conditioning coach to his team. Rich Meudt, 54, who has been conditioning athletes in various ... Read More »

MIKE JONES PREDICTS KNOCKOUT IN PACQUIAO-MARQUEZ MATCH

Philadelphia, PA—Undefeated welterweight contender Mike Jones, of Philadelphia, PA, who faces two-time world title challenger Sebastian Lujan, of Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina, in an IBF world title eliminator on the Miguel Cotto-Antonio Margarito card on Dec. 3 at Madison Square Garden, feels that this weekend’s Manny Pacquiao-Juan Manuel Marquez fight will end in a knockout. “I think somebody’s going to ... Read More »

MIKE JONES COULD BE IN LINE FOR PACQUIAO OR BERTO WITH DEC. 3 WIN AT THE GARDEN

Philadelphia, PA—Undefeated welterweight contender Mike Jones, of Philadelphia, PA, who faces two-time world title challenger Sebastian Lujan, of Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina, in one of the featured fights on the Miguel Cotto-Antonio Margarito card, will be in line for a pair of much-coveted title shots with a win on Dec. 3 at Madison Square Garden. A Jones victory over Lujan ... Read More »

Cotto – Margarito 2 undercard press conference Photo Gallery

Before Nonito Donaire’s win over Omar Naravez this past Saturday, Top Rank hosted a press conference to announce the spectacular undercard that will take place before the much hyped rematch between Miguel Cotto and Antonio Margarito. 15rounds.com Claudia Bocanegra got the shots of Mike Jones, Pawel Wolak, Delvin Rodriguez and Mike Lee who will be appearing in high profile bouts ... Read More »

MIKE JONES MAKES GARDEN DEBUT DEC. 3 AGAINST SEBASTIAN LUJAN FOR IBF TOP WELTERWEIGHT SLOT

Philadelphia, PA—Undefeated welterweight contender Mike Jones, of Philadelphia, PA, makes his first appearance at Madison Square Garden on Saturday evening, Dec. 3, when he faces two-time world title challenger Sebastian Lujan, of Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina, in one of the featured fights on the Miguel Cotto-Antonio Margarito card. The winner of the Jones-Lujan 12-round contest will gain the No. 1 ... Read More »

VIDEO: MIKE JONES

Undefeated Welterweight contender Mike Jones talks about his December 3rd showdown with Sebastain Lujan Read More »

Jones – Lujan; Rigondeaux – Ramos set for Cotto – Margarito II undercard

Dan rafael of espn.com confirmed a video interview with Bob Arum on www.15rounds.com that undefeated Mike Jones will take on rough and rugged Sebastian Lujan plus Guillermo Rogondeaux will take on Rico Ramos as part of the Miguel Cotto – Antonio Margarito undercard set for December 3rd in New York. Russell Peltz, who co-promotes Jones (25-0, 19 KOs) with Arum, ... Read More »

IBF CRUISERWEIGHT CHAMPION STEVE “USS” CUNNINGHAM & NUMBER-ONE RANKED WELTERWEIGHT MIKE JONES SIGN ENDORSEMENT DEALS WITH COV GLOVE

PHILADELPHIA (July 25, 2011)—Boxing’s latest innovation, Cov Glove has signed IBF Cruiserweight champion, Steve “USS” Cunningham and number-one ranked Welterweight Mike Jones to endorse the product. Cov Glove has all been certified by USA Boxing and the product was worn by all competitors in the just completed United States National Championship tournament “I am ecstatic to have these two tremendous ... Read More »

VIDEO: MIKE JONES

Undefeated Welterweight contender Mike Jones talks to 15rounds.com and gfl.tv after his 2nd round stoppage over Raul Munoz and talks about future plans which may include Manny Pacquiao Read More »

Jones drills out Munoz in two

PHILADELPHIA–In what was billed as a Homecoming, undefeated and WBO number-one ranked Welterweight Mike Jones made it a short one as he disposed of Raul Munoz in round two of a scheduled ten round Welterweight bout at the Asylum Arena. After a more of a feel out first round, Jones started pumping his jab and working the body. Jones landed ... Read More »

Weights from Philadelphia

Mike Jones 146 – Raul Munoz 149 Glen Tapia 152.5 – Taronze Washington 151.5 Kenny Abril 143.5 – Yordenis Ugas 144 Home Depot Lowers 2007 Expectations AP Online July 10, 2007 ATLANTA – The Home Depot Inc., the world’s largest home improvement store chain, on Tuesday cited continued weakness in the housing market and the sale of its wholesale distribution ... Read More »

MIKE JONES NOTES FROM TRAINING CAMP

As unbeaten Mike Jones, of Philadelphia, PA, who is 24-0, 18 K0s, and is ranked the #1 welterweight in the world behind WBO champion Manny Pacquiao, prepares to meet Raul Munoz (21-13-1, 16 KOs), of Leon, Mexico, on Saturday, June 25, at South Philly Arena, he has had an excellent training camp. Here are some quotes from Jones: Mikes Jones ... Read More »

VIDEO: MIKE JONES INTERVIEW

Undefeated Welterweight contender Mike Jones discusses his June 25th fight with Raul Munoz Abreva Recommended Most By Pharmacists For Cold Sores.(Brief Article) Virus Weekly November 13, 2001 2001 NOV 13 – (NewsRx.com & NewsRx.net) — In just eight months on the market, Abreva has earned the No. 1 pharmacist recommended position in the cold sore category. According to Pharmacy Times ... Read More »

MIKE JONES FACT SHEET

• Upcoming fight: June 25 vs. Raul Munoz (21-13-1, 16 KOs) at South Philly Arena (7 W. Ritner St): Jones: “This fight means a lot to me, obviously, because I’m back home for the first time in more than two years. I want to look my best when I’m at home, just like I do when I’m anywhere else. “It’s ... Read More »

Facts and Figures on Mike Jones

• Upcoming fight: June 25 vs. Raul Munoz (21-13-1, 16 KOs) at South Philly Arena (7 W. Ritner St): Jones: “This fight means a lot to me, obviously, because I’m back home for the first time in more than two years. I want to look my best when I’m at home, just like I do when I’m anywhere else. “It’s ... Read More »

TICKET SALES FORECAST BIG TURNOUT FOR JONES vs. MUNOZ JUNE 25 AT SOUTH PHILLY ARENA

Philadelphia, PA—If early ticket sales are an indication, a big crowd is expected for the Mike Jones vs. Raul Munoz fight Saturday, June 25, at the South Philly Arena, 7 West Ritner St. “Mike Jones is a hot attraction on the East Coast,” said Hall-of-Fame promoter J Russell Peltz. “We are confident of having a full house. When Mike Jones ... Read More »

UNDEFEATED MIKE JONES SQUARES OFF WITH PHILLIE PHANATIC JUNE 8 AT CITIZENS BANK PARK

Philadelphia, PA – In preparation for his June 25 fight, undefeated welterweight Mike Jones is taking a risky, possibly ill-advised, tuneup on short notice when he faces off against the always dangerous and also undefeated Phillie Phanatic during the 5th inning of the Phillies-Dodgers game on June 8 at Citizens Bank Park. “I haven’t been able to get the top ... Read More »

MIKE JONES FOLLOWING IN FOOTSTEPS OF BERNARD HOPKINS, PREPARING FOR JUNE 25 FIGHT

Philadelphia, PA— If Bernard Hopkins set the standard, Mike Jones would like to carry on the tradition. Jones, the undefeated and top-ranked welterweight who boxes Raul Munoz, of Mexico, on June 25 at the South Philly Arena, has followed the same strict regimen of ring preparation as fellow-Philadelphian Hopkins, the multi-division world champion who recently became, at age 46, the ... Read More »