Former world champions Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr. will meet in an eight-round exhibition combat Saturday evening at Staples Middle in Los Angeles. The combat is the principle occasion of an six-fight PPV occasion.
Tyson, 54, hasn’t fought since losing to Kevin McBride in 2005. Jones, 51, hasn’t had a major win since defeating Jeff Lacy in 2009.
Within the co-main occasion, YouTube sensation Jake Paul returns to the ring for his second skilled combat in opposition to former NBA participant Nate Robinson in an six-round mild heavyweight battle.
Paul defeated Ali Eson Gib by first-round TKO in January, and Robinson is making his boxing debut.
Additionally on the cardboard, former tremendous middleweight and light-weight heavyweight titleholder Badou Jack, takes on unbeaten Blake McKernan in an eight-round cruiserweight bout. Jack (22-3-3, 13 KOs) is coming off back-to-back resolution loses in 2019, in opposition to Marcus Browne in January and Jean Pascal in December.
To start out the principle card, Jamaine Ortiz (13-0, 7 KOs), takes on Sulaiman Segawa (13-2-1, 4 KOs) in an eight-round light-weight combat.
Keep right here for stay undercard outcomes and evaluation.
Struggle in progress: Irvin Gonzalez vs. Edward Vasquez, 8 rounds, featherweights
Nonetheless to come back:
Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr., 8 rounds exhibition, heavyweights
Jake Paul vs. Nate Robinson, 6 rounds, mild heavyweightsAdvertisement
Badou Jack vs. Blake McKernan, 8 rounds, mild heavyweights
Jamaine Ortiz vs. Sulaiman Segawa, 8 rounds, lightweightsAdvertisement
Joe Cusumano vs. Gregory Corbin, 8 rounds, heavyweights