Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr. weigh in then encounter-off with plexiglass in between them (video clip)
Two legends of the environment of boxing return to the ring on Saturday, as Mike Tyson, 54, squares off with Roy Jones Jr., 51.
Tyson vs. Jones is being held as an exhibition bout, wherever the California Point out Athletic Commission expects almost nothing but tough sparring amongst them. The CSAC has said that neither need to be likely for a knockout.
There will also be no judges, no formal scoring, and no winner declared by the State of California officials overseeing the function.
Tyson and Jones, as perfectly as the remainder of the battle card, even now had to weigh in on Friday. Tyson, a ferocious knockout artist in his hay working day, stepped on the scale at 220.4 lbs. Jones is the only boxer to at any time begin his occupation at light-weight middleweight and work his way up to successful a heavyweight title. He weighed in at 210 lbs ..
Tyson has not fought skillfully given that 2005, though Jones remained active until 2018.
Tyson vs. Jones main card weigh-in results
- Mike Tyson (220.4) vs. Roy Jones Jr. (210)
- Jake Paul (189) vs. Nate Robinson (181)
- Badou Jack (188.4) vs. Blake McKernan (186.8)
Mike Tyson media day
Roy Jones Jr. media working day
(Video clip courtesy of UFC)