NEW YORK (February 8, 2019)-Tonight, Undefeated Isiah Jones takes on the toughest test of his young career when he takes on 50-fight veteran Lanardo Tyner in a scheduled eight-round junior middleweight bout at The Motor City Casino in Detroit.
Jones of Detroit has a record of 7-0 with three knockouts is looking to knock off Tyner,.
Tyner has wins over the likes of former world champion Vivian Harris, world title challenger Charles Hatley and perennial contender Antwone Smith. He is coming off a 3rd round stoppage over undefeated Cortez Chambliss.
The 24 year-old Jones was 52-2 as an amateur, and was the 2016 National Golden Gloves champion.
Jones, who is managed by Split-T Management, is coming off a unanimous decision win over Dakota Bush on October 27th.
Jones was 156.6 lbs at Thursday’s weight. Tyner checked in at 150.