Mike Tyson To Battle Roy Jones Jr In Boxing Comeback History

Former heavyweight champion, Mike Tyson and former professional boxer, Roy Jones Jr will return to the ring for an eight-round exhibition fight on September 12, 2020 in Los Angeles according to Sky Sports.

 

Tyson, 54, and Jones, 51, are legends of American boxing and  will be making shock comebacks, although it is expected the duo will wear headgear and use larger gloves.

 

Reacting to the development on Thursday, Jones Jr posted on his Instagram account: “I am happy that this fight between me and Mike Tyson will happen! I was always ready and will be ready this time as well.”

 

Meanwhile, during the match, the referee will have the authority to stop the fight if it strays outside the boundaries of a competitive boxing exhibition.

 

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