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Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr. poster released

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The official poster has been released for the upcoming exhibition bout between boxing legends Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr.

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Posted on August 6, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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Woodley hints at KO win for Tyson: ‘If Tyson touches anybody, they’re going down’

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“I think if Mike Tyson touches anybody, they’re going down no matter how old he is.” Legendary heavyweight boxer Mike …read more

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Posted on August 5, 2020, 7:16 pm By
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UFC President Dana White Now Fully Supportive Of Mike Tyson’s Exhibition Bout

UFC president Dana White was once against the boxing return of Mike Tyson but now he’s on board. White and Tyson have built a strong bond over the past few …read more

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Posted on August 4, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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Dana White “100 percent supportive” of Mike Tyson comeback, will visit training camp

UFC President Dana White says he’s completely supportive of his friend, 54-year-old heavyweight boxing legend Mike Tyson, making a comeback for an exhibition fight with Roy Jones Jr. Originally, White …read more

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White to visit Tyson’s camp, ‘100 percent supportive” of fight with Jones Jr

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Dana White is flying out to watch Mike Tyson train for his exhibition fight with Roy Jones Jr. In preparation …read more

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Posted on August 4, 2020, 2:46 am By
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Dana White to visit Mike Tyson camp, ‘100 percent supportive’ of Roy Jones Jr. fight

Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports

Mike Tyson will get a special visitor to his training camp next week when UFC President Dana White checks out the boxing legend’s routine for …read more

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Mike Tyson looking for KO against Roy Jones Jr.

Mike Tyson says he’ll be looking for the knockout in his September 12 exhibition bout with fellow boxing legend Roy Jones Jr. When the fight was first announced, California State …read more

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RJJ: From boxing legend to Russian propagandist 

Karim Zidan delves into Roy Jones Jr.’s decision to become a Russian citizen and a mouthpiece for Vladimir Putin’s government. Last week, Mike Tyson announced his return to boxing …read more

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Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr. pay-per-view price revealed for Sept. 12 event

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The price of the highly anticipated exhibition boxing match between Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr. is set.
Multiple people with knowledge …read more

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Posted on July 30, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr. PPV price revealed

If you want to watch boxing legends Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr. square off on September 12, it’s going to cost you. Tyson and Jones will meet in an …read more

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Roy Jones Jr. says after Mike Tyson fight, Anderson Silva can “get it”

Roy Jones Jr. is still interested in having a boxing match against Anderson Silva. On September 12, Jones Jr. will be making his return to boxing against another legend in …read more

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Could 54-year-old Mike Tyson kick Conor McGregor's ass in a boxing match?

Dare I even ask this question: Could you imagine Mike Tyson and Conor McGregor stepping into the ring?
It came up Monday night while the boxing legend appeared on “The Tonight …read more

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Posted on July 28, 2020, 11:16 pm By
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Roy Jones Jr. Says Mike Tyson Bout Was ‘Too Hard To Resist’

Roy Jones Jr. simply couldn’t pass up the chance to share the boxing ring with Mike Tyson. Jones Jr. and Tyson are scheduled to collide in an eight-round exhibition match …read more

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Roy Jones Jr. Says Mike Tyson Bout Was ‘Too Hard To Resist’

Roy Jones Jr. simply couldn’t pass up the chance to share the boxing ring with Mike Tyson. Jones Jr. and Tyson are scheduled to collide in an eight-round exhibition match …read more

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Posted on July 28, 2020, 9:46 pm By
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Roy Jones Jr. previews Mike Tyson fight: All he knows is “destruction and destroy”

Former four-division boxing champ Roy Jones Jr. believes Mike Tyson is still extremely dangerous, even at 54 years old. Jones, 51, will meet Tyson in an eight-round exhibition match on …read more

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Mike Tyson says he would kick Conor McGregor’s ass in boxing match

Boxing legend Mike Tyson said that he would kick MMA superstar Conor McGregor’s ass if the two ever met in a boxing match. The long-time heavyweight boxing legend Tyson recently …read more

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Roy Jones Jr. says Mike Tyson fight was 'too incredible to resist'

After all these years, Roy Jones Jr. is getting his wish.
Jones will face Mike Tyson on Sept. 12 in an eight-round exhibition boxing match in California, which has been dubbed …read more

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Posted on July 28, 2020, 3:46 pm By
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Video: Roy Jones Jr. talks ‘hammers and nails’ boxing match with Mike Tyson; still open to Anderson Silva fight

If you asked Roy Jones Jr. five years ago if he would fight Mike Tyson in 2020, he’d compare it to asking him if he would become heavyweight champion in …read more

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Video! Tyson Drops First Promo For Comeback Fight

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One of the most unexpected comebacks will go down this September as former heavyweight world champion Mike Tyson steps back inside of the …read more

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Posted on July 25, 2020, 12:16 am By
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Level Change Podcast 81: UFC Fight Island 4 preview, Tyson-Jones Jr.

Level Change Podcast | June M. Williams

Episode 81 discussion: UFC Fight Island 3 preview, Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr., Dustin Poirier’s legacy, Calderwood’s lat notice fight swap, …read more

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Sports world reacts to Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr. fight

By now you’ve probably heard the news. On September 12, 54-year-old boxing legend Mike Tyson will return to the ring for a fight with Roy Jones Jr. The pair will …read more

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Posted on July 24, 2020, 2:16 pm By
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Roy Jones Jr. opens as betting favorite over Mike Tyson

Mike Tyson has opened as the betting underdog in his upcoming boxing match against fellow legendRoy Jones Jr. Tyson has been sharing training footage video for a couple of months …read more

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Posted on July 24, 2020, 1:46 am By
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Mike Tyson talks about fighting Roy Jones Jr. in boxing comeback bout

Though Mike Tyson’s return to the boxing ring is being labeled an exhibition and he insists that all proceeds are going to charity, he doesn’t expect it to be a …read more

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Posted on July 23, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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Jake Paul Joins Tyson-Jones Undercard

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No mas! In case you weren’t enticed by the recently-announced main event between Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr., scheduled for Sat., Sept. 12, …read more

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Posted on July 23, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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Mike Tyson will return to fight Roy Jones Jr. in September exhibition boxing match

(Editor’s note: This story originally published on Boxing Junkie, part of the USA TODAY Network.)
Mike Tyson’s comeback fight is set. And his opponent is familiar.
Tyson will face Roy Jones Jr. …read more

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Mike Tyson, Roy Jones Jr. Return From Retirement for Sept. 12 Exhibition Match

Two legendary boxing champs are going to toe the line in September. …read more

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Posted on July 23, 2020, 6:16 pm By
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Mike Tyson returns to face Roy Jones Jr. in 8-round exhibition match

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Former heavyweight boxing champ Mike Tyson is back, though not as a professional.
Tyson, 54, will face off with fellow …read more

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Posted on July 23, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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He’s Back! Tyson Fights Roy Jones Jr. On Sept. 12

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Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson will make his return to the “sweet science” to battle former light heavyweight kingpin Roy Jones Jr. in …read more

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Posted on July 23, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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Mike Tyson set for September showdown with Roy Jones Jr.

Mike Tyson will return to the ring on September 12 against Roy Jones Jr., according to a report from TMZ. BREAKING: Mike Tyson’s comeback to the ring will take place …read more

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Posted on July 23, 2020, 4:46 pm By
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Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr. Set For Exhibition Boxing Match

Mike Tyson’s comeback fight is set and it’ll be against Roy Jones Jr. Tyson has been itching to get back inside the boxing ring. The 53-year-old has said that his …read more

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Posted on July 23, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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Mike Tyson will fight a great white shark during Shark Week

Yes, you read that headline correctly. On Wednesday, Discovery announced that its popular Shark Week programming will be headlined by a battle between boxing legend Mike Tyson and a great …read more

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Posted on July 16, 2020, 2:16 pm By
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MMA's week out of the cage: Fighters salute Mike Tyson on 54th birthday

Social media has become a significant part of the sporting landscape. But few, if any, professional sports match the level of interaction and personal access provided by MMA.
In an individual …read more

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Posted on July 5, 2020, 11:16 pm By
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Tyson Fury Claims Mike Tyson Wanted Absurd Amount Of Money For Exhibition Bout

WBC boxing heavyweight champion Tyson Fury says there was talk of a potential exhibition showdown with Mike Tyson but the asking price wasn’t feasible. “Iron” Mike has the world of …read more

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Tyson Fury claims Mike Tyson wanted $500 million for an exhibition boxing match

Tyson Fury says ESPN offered him a contract for an exhibition boxing match with Mike Tyson, but the former heavyweight champion wanted too much money. Recently, Tyson announced he would …read more

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Posted on June 26, 2020, 12:16 am By
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Michael Bisping: Mike Tyson Should Not Fight Jon Jones In Any Form

UFC Hall of Famer Michael Bisping does not want to see Jon Jones vs. Mike Tyson. Tyson has had the world of combat sports buzzing ever since announcing his plans …read more

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Posted on June 23, 2020, 9:16 pm By
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Michael Bisping suggests Jon Jones call out other boxers instead of Mike Tyson

Former UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping has no interest in seeing Mike Tyson fight Jon Jones in MMA, boxing, or any other arena. Last month, the heavyweight boxing legend Tyson, …read more

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Daniel Cormier Not A Fan Of Jon Jones vs. Mike Tyson

Former UFC “champ-champ” Daniel Cormier has no interest in seeing Jon Jones take on Mike Tyson. Jones is the reigning UFC light heavyweight champion. He’s currently in his second run …read more

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Posted on June 23, 2020, 12:16 am By
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Daniel Cormier slams potential Jon Jones vs Mike Tyson fight: It can go “right into the garbage can”

Daniel Cormier is not a fan of Jon Jones and Mike Tyson fighting one another. Over the weekend, Jones and Tyson took to social media to call each other out …read more

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UFC Champion Jon Jones Wants Mike Tyson Inside Boxing Ring & Octagon

Jon Jones is aware of Mike Tyson’s call for a bout and he has a proposal of his own. Jones is the reigning UFC light heavyweight champion and he’s eyeing …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2020, 9:16 pm By
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Jon Jones challenges Mike Tyson to fights in the boxing ring, octagon

Boxing legend Mike Tyson took a playful jab at Jon Jones last week while making a serious point about UFC fighter pay.
Jon Jones gotta fight me if he wants to …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2020, 6:16 pm By
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Jon Jones offers to box Mike Tyson as long as he promises ‘to give me a real fight’ in the UFC afterwards

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Jon Jones is seeking a big payday and it appears a showdown with 53-year-old former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson might be the best way to …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2020, 3:16 pm By
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UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones responds to callout from Mike Tyson: “I’m listening Mike Tyson”

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has issued a response to what appears to be a challenge from Boxing legend Mike Tyson. Tyson had recently shared his thoughts regarding the …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2020, 4:16 am By
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Mike Tyson: “Jon Jones got to fight me if he wants to make some super money”

Boxing legend Mike Tyson has shared his thoughts regarding the ongoing pay disputes between the UFC and star fighters Jon Jones and Jorge Masvidal. ‘Bones’ and ‘Gamebred’ both recently requested …read more

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Cejudo recalls life-changing experience doing psychedelic drugs with Tyson

Henry Cejudo had quite a trip doing psychedelics with boxing legend Mike Tyson. It’s been a little over a month since Henry Cejudo retired from professional competition. These days, he’s …read more

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Posted on June 12, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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