Two giants of the boxing world meet in the ring on Sunday, November 29 at 7.30am as former undisputed heavyweight champion Mike Tyson meets former four-division champion (a boxer who has won world titles in four different categories of weight) Roy Jones Jr. in the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
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The program also features musical performances by Wiz Khalifa, YG, DaBaby, and Lil Wayne.
Here’s what you need to know about these boxing legends.
One of the most recognisable names in boxing, Mike Tyson (50 wins-6 losses, 44 knockouts), known to his fans as Iron Mike, won the World Boxing Council heavyweight title at age 20 with a second round victory against Trevor Berbick in 1986. He went on to take the boxing world by storm, becoming the undisputed champion the next year, holding the title until 1990. Iron Mike returns to the ring for the first time since 2005.
Roy Jones Jr.
Roy Jones Jr. (66 wins-9 losses, 47 knockouts) is a former four-division world champion. Viewed as one of the most technically skilled boxers of his time, Jones has won championships at middleweight, super middleweight, light heavyweight and heavyweight. Jones won the latter by moving up two weight classes in 2003 to capture the WBA title and becoming the first former middleweight champion to win a heavyweight title in 106 years. Jones retired from professional boxing in 2018.