Mike Tyson und Roy Jones Jr. kehren in den Ring zurück - und absolvieren am November einen Showkampf. Das Duell der beiden „Oldies“ und Ex-. Mike Tyson gegen Roy Jones Jr.: der Showkampf der beiden lebenden Boxlegenden in der Nacht vom auf den November live bei Sky. Im Showkampf der Schwergewichtsboxer Mike Tyson und Roy Jones junior gibt es keinen Sieger. Nach acht Runden werten die Ringrichter. <
Mike Tyson: Roy Jones Jr. ist wütend über die Kampf-VerschiebungTyson gegen Jones Jr. ist ein Kampf, der Jahrzehnte zu spät kommt. Zumindest „Iron Mike“ weckt mit seiner Leistung im Ring stellenweise. es am Sonntagmorgen gegen Uhr endlich soweit: Zwei der größten Namen der Boxgeschichte, Roy Jones jr und Mike Tyson stiegen in. Mike Tyson verschob seinen Box-Comeback auf den November. Jetzt tobt sein Gegner Roy Jones Junior. Er fordert eine Entschädigung und droht mit einer.
Mike Tyson Roy Jones Navigation menu VideoMike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr official ring walks Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr. accomplished what they set out to do, which was put on an entertaining bout that was worth the price of the pay per view. Courtesy of Joe Scarnici Tyson had his moments. The California State Athletic Commission had cautioned fans that the Tyson vs. Jones fight was going to be more of a show than a real fight but both Mike and Roy have said the goal is to take. Tyson vs. Jones Jr. event took place Nov. 28 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, Calif. Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson (, 2 no-contests) and four-time division champion Roy Jones Jr. Mike Tyson nearly went from a fight in the ring to a fight in the streets on Saturday night, according to a report. TMZ Sports says the boxing icon was on his way out of Staples Center following. Getty Images After all the hype, Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr. mostly lived up to it. The pair of legends squared off inside the Staples Center on Saturday night in an exhibition match between the.
There were also points during the bout where it looked exactly like an exhibition, most noticeably with a fatigued Tyson cutting his punches short in the final three rounds and instead sparring with Jones instead of hitting the knockout blow.
That was emblematic of the entire night, as this was an entertainment show that featured the occasional fight.
But even though it was bereft of some of the normal fight card touches, this show offered a fun presentation of boxing that never mocked the sport.
The mellifluous Michael Buffer performed the ring announcing, and just to reinforce this was anything but an ordinary fight night, there were musical acts throughout, most notably by Snoop Dogg, YG, and Wiz Khalifa.
Taking place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, the pay per view delivered an incredibly high level with its production values.
Due to COVID restrictions, there was no crowd in attendance, but the dark, smokey set was effective in highlighting the action in the ring instead of lamenting the fact that paying customers were not in the building.
There was a captivating, pro wrestling vibe to the ring entrances, and the LED boards behind the ring added a tremendous amount to the broadcast. Tyson had his moments where he owned the ring, and Jones fans had to have delighted in seeing his patented no-look jab.
There was also far too much clinching and smothering, but they never reached a low point nor did they set back the sport. Incredibly, the entire night turned out to be a tribute to boxing, with performances from hungry young stars like Edward Vazquez and Jamaine Ortiz, as well as a dominant outing from Badou Jack.
Tyson and Jones were the draws, and they delivered a more-than-respectable exhibition to close out the night.
Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email. Check out the highlights below and judge for yourself: Black shorts. More From MMAmania. Both men miss at distance before clinching.
Interesting stuff with Jones flurrying that round. Unofficial scorecard: Jones Tyson. Tyson responds with a flurry to the body.
Big leaping left from Jones lands at the end of the round. Close round. Jones slips a couple punches from Tyson and Tyson is clearly in better shape here and is more aggressive.
Jones throws a few jabs while looking away from Tyson. Unofficial scorecard: Tyson Tyson. Tyson with two jabs and a right to the body.
Jones lands a little combo and Tyson digs back to the body. Another round down. Jones lands a jab and they fall right back to the clinch where they grind on each other.
Tyson with two big body shots and Jones holds on. Jones lands a jab and slips and then lands a left hook. Roy Jones Jr.
The result was a draw. In September , a year after his retirement, Tyson announced that he would embark on a world tour of exhibition fights billed as "Mike Tyson's World Tour" in a bid to overcome the debt he was in at the time.
His first bout lasted for four rounds and took place at the Chevrolet Centre in Youngstown, Ohio , on October 20, ,  against former professional boxer and Tyson's sparring partner Corey Sanders.
Tyson first mentioned the idea of returning to exhibition fights in a YouTube interview with rapper T. Later that month, he said during a Facebook live stream, "Anything's possible.
I feel unstoppable now. The gods of war have reawakened me, ignited my ego, and want me to go to war again. I feel like I'm [young] again.
Jones' last bout of his year-long career took place on February 8, , in which he defeated Scott Sigmon via unanimous decision at the Bay Center In Pensacola, Florida.
Jones announced his retirement after the bout, but left the door open for a return against UFC fighter Anderson Silva , saying, " Dana , I know you're listening.
I know Anderson's suspended. But that's the only other fight Roy Jones will return to the ring for. Other than that, chapter's closed.
He has said he would not do that as it would be an insult to boxing. He says if he does get back into the ring, it will be with a real boxer.
Six days after Tyson posted his training videos, Evander Holyfield posted his own video with the caption: "Are you ready?
The moment you've all been waiting for The Champ is back. If it wasn't for charity, I wouldn't fight Tyson, I don't look at it as being a winner in this fight.
This is a charity event helping our foundations. The thing is knowing what you're doing it for. After two months of negotiations between Tyson and Holyfield failed to finalize a deal, it was announced on July 23 that Jones had signed a contract to face Tyson, with the exhibition initially scheduled to take place on September 12 at the Dignity Health Sports Park in Carson, California , alongside other boxers appearing on the undercard.
Both fighters were required to submit CSAC medical tests for fighters over 40, and the referee was under specific instructions to stop the match if it goes beyond "the boundaries of a competitive boxing exhibition".
The fight was a split draw and the three judges scored the fight as follows: Chad Dawson draw , Christy Martin for Tyson , and Vinny Pazienza for Jones.
For the first round, Paul forced the action, with Robinson often running to Paul and engaging a clinch.
Robinson was dropped late in the first round, and subsequently appeared disoriented in the ring and in his corner. In the second round, he continued to rush forward and was dropped twice by Paul, with the second causing Robinson to fall face first to the canvas, unconscious.
Paul was declared the winner by KO at of the second round. Jack controlled the fight, winning on all three judges scorecards. McKernan received praise for his toughness and ability to withstand Jack's punishment.
The fight was noted on social media for the commentary provided by rapper Snoop Dogg , who some pundits described as having "won" the night through his colorful commentary and reactions.11/29/ · The opening night of Tyson's Legends Only League was a success and definitely worth the price of the pay per view. Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr. stayed competitive throughout their eight-round Author: Justin Barrasso. 11/29/ · Tyson and Jones Jr fatigued quickly as the fight continued into the later rounds, but when the dust settled on the eight-round fight it was clear that Tyson had dominated. Watch Mike Tyson vs Roy Author: Tyson Otto. 11/30/ · For Mike Tyson, absolutely. All things considered, the former heavyweight champion, 54, looked pretty good on Saturday during his eight-round exhibition bout against Roy Jones.