Mike Tyson returns to the ring for a combat towards Roy Jones Jr. on the Staples Middle in Los Angeles, Ca. The match is slated to final for 3 hours beginning at 9 p.m. (ET).
That is the primary time Tyson has entered a match in nearly 20 years. There was a heavy buzz surrounding the combat not solely due to Tyson’s return or the age of the 2 males (Tyson is 54, Jones Jr. is 51), but additionally due to the high-ranking musical artists which might be scheduled to carry out previous to the primary card. The match will stream reside on FITE.
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“My return to the ring after a 15-year hiatus shall be electrifying,” mentioned Tyson final week. “I’m trying ahead to getting into the ring in a spectacular vogue subsequent Saturday. It’s going to be a historic and legendary second and I’m able to entertain the world.”
Bleacher Report predicts that each Tyson and Jones will want not less than one spherical to get into their groove. After that, it certain to be a wild journey of pure pugilism between two of essentially the most gifted boxing titans in historical past.
The combat shall be out there by Pay-Per-View by all main cable, satellite tv for pc, and telco suppliers within the U.S. and Canada.
You may watch the combat between Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr. by buying the occasion on PPV on FITE. It’s also out there on Pay Per View on conventional suppliers together with Verizon Fios, Comcast Xfinity and DIRECTV.
What: Tyson-Jones Exhibition Battle
Who: Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr.
When: Saturday, Nov. 28
Time: 9 p.m.
The place: Staples Middle, Los Angeles, Ca.
The Related Press contributed to this report.