Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr. will no extended take area on Sept. 12.
Tyson and Jones Jr. are established to collide in an 8-spherical exhibition boxing match. Whilst the bout was scheduled for September, there is a new prospective date. The Athletic’s Mike Coppinger has the scoop.
“The exhibition amongst Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr., scheduled for Sept. 12 in Carson, California, has been postponed, resources notify The Athletic. The new tentative day for the function is Nov. 28.”
As of this composing, there is no term on why the bout has been postponed. While some have theorized that the change is due to boxing star Canelo Alvarez possibly competing on Sept. 12, new experiences advise that is not likely to transpire owing to a deficiency of opposition for that time body.
Tyson has not been found inside of the boxing ring considering that 2006. That bout was an exhibition affair in opposition to Corey Sanders. No winner was determined as there were being no judges. Several concur that Tyson conveniently bought the greater of Sanders in the bout.
As for Jones Jr., he competed again in 2018. He defeated Scott Sigmon by way of unanimous conclusion to come to be the WBU (German version) cruiserweight title. Jones Jr. states the opportunity to share the boxing ring with Tyson was far too fantastic to move up.
MMA Information will continue to keep you up to pace on the latest data on Tyson vs. Jones Jr. as much more aspects come to be out there. That includes irrespective of whether or not the Nov. 28 date sticks.