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Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr. Exhibition Generates Mixed Opinions From the Boxing World

Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr. goes down Nov. 28 (Photo: Triller)

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By Chris Robinson

As the 2020 year moves forward, it has certainly been an interesting ride for the sport of boxing.

And believe it or not, one of the biggest matches left on the calendar year, in terms of overall buzz, is an exhibition between two legends of the sport: Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr.

Ever since it was announced that Tyson and Jones would be facing off in an eight-round exhibition (First scheduled for Sep. 12 and later rescheduled for November 28), the fight has been one many are talking about.

Roy Jones Jr. rips Floyd Mayweather; claims a Pacquiao fight ‘doesn’t mean anything’

Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana (Photo: Naoki Fukuda)

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By Chris Robinson

I’ve always found it interesting to hear what boxing greats think of one another.

Boxing is a sport full of brazen individuals and strong personalities, so respect is something that isn’t always dished out.

Fes Batista officially joins forces with Roy Jones Jr. out in Las Vegas

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Breaking news coming from Las Vegas as British star Fes Batista announces that he has signed an exclusive promotional/managerial contract with the great Roy Jones Jr.

Batista will now be training out of the Roy Jones Jr. Fight Academy in Las Vegas and stay tuned for more on his training.

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Roy Jones Jr. now training Jessie Vargas out in Las Vegas [HB Exclusive]

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HustleBoss.com reveals that four-division world champion Roy Jones Jr. is now training WBA junior welterweight titlist Jessie Vargas out in Las Vegas. Check out this exclusive interview from Vargas about the matchup.

Roy Jones Jr. feels a rematch with Carl Froch is the biggest fight for Jean Pascal

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HustleBoss.com catches up with Four-division world champion Roy Jones Jr. inside of the  Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, as he speaks on why a rematch with Carl Froch may be the best option for former light heavyweight champ Jean Pascal.

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Roy Jones Jr. speaks on the secrets he taught Jean Pascal on the day of his fight vs. Lucian Bute

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HustleBoss.com’s Chris Robinson speaks with boxing great Roy Jones Jr. following his friend Jean Pascal’s big victory over Lucian Bute inside of the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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Roy Jones Jr. sheds insight into Pacquiao’s comeback vs. Rios and eyes a Bradley rematch

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Chris Robinson continues to speak with boxing legend and former four-division world champion Roy Jones Jr. in Big Bear, Calif. as he gives his thoughts on the return of Manny Pacquiao this past November as well as a rematch with Tim Bradley.

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Roy Jones Jr. thinks the public has the wrong impression of Jean Pascal and sets the record straight

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HustleBoss.com was on hand inside of the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada as boxing legend Roy Jones Jr. spoke to the media ahead of his friend Jean Pascal’s big clash on HBO against Lucian Bute. Check out the video for Jones’ thoughts.

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Behind the scenes with Roy Jones Jr. and Jean Pascal prior to the final press conference for Bute

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HustleBoss.com goes behind the scenes with former WBC light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal and his mentor and fellow former titlist Roy Jones Jr. prior to the final press conference ahead of Pascal’s HBO match vs. Lucian Bute.

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Roy Jones Jr. feels that Adrien Broner was rushed into his first fight with Marcos Maidana

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Chris Robinson catches up with four-division world champion Roy Jones Jr. in Big Bear, Calif. as he speaks on Adrien Broner’s tough loss to Marcos Maidana last month in San Antonio.

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Roy Jones Jr. reveals why Mayweather is the best; feels Pacquiao and Khan may cause him trouble

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Chris Robinson continues to speak with former four-division world champion Roy Jones Jr. (57-8, 40 KO’s) in Big Bear, Calif. as he gives his thoughts on the career of Floyd Mayweather as well some of the fighters today who may trouble him.

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Roy Jones Jr. reflects on the good times and announcing battles with Lampley, Merchant, Kellerman

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Chris Robinson catches up with longtime HBO analyst and former four-division world champion  Roy Jones Jr. in Big Bear, Calif. as he reflects back on his best announcing times with Jim Lamply,  Larry Merchant, and Max Kellerman.

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Roy Jones Jr. breaks down key aspects of Sergio Martinez vs. Miguel Cotto

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Chris Robinson speaks with boxing great Roy Jones Jr. during Jean Pascal’s training camp in Big  Bear, Calif. ahead of his HBO date vs. Lucian Bute.

Click the thumbnail for more, as Jones breaks down several key aspects of the recently-discussed  Sergio Martinez vs.  Miguel Cotto clash.

Roy Jones Jr. opens up on Anderson Silva’s loss, a fight w/ Tyson Fury, and what motivates him

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Chris Robinson catches up with boxing legend Roy Jones Jr. (57-8, 40 KO’s) in Big Bear, Calif. as he opens up on Anderson Silva’s upset loss to Chris Weidman, a possible fight with heavyweight contender Tyson Fury, his desire to keep fighting, and more.

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Roy Jones Jr. on camp life with Jean Pascal and how they plan to beat Lucian Bute

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Chris Robinson catches up with the great Roy Jones Jr. in Big Bear, Calif. as he speaks on joining  Jean Pascal’s camp ahead of his Jan. 18 HBO bout vs. Lucian Bute.

Click on the thumbnail for Jones’ thoughts on his bond with Pascal, what he’s trying to teach him, and  how they can defeat Bute.

Roy Jones Jr. leans towards Mayweather as 2013′s FOTY; gives respect to Kovalev and Danny Garcia

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Chris Robinson continues the dialogue with former four-division world champion Roy Jones Jr. in Las Vegas, as he speaks on the big 2013 years from the likes of Floyd Mayweather, Gennady Golovkin, Sergey Kovalev, Danny Garcia, and Mikey Garcia. Check out the video for Roy’s thoughts

Roy Jones Jr. on Kirkland’s war with Tapia, Magomed Abdusalamov, Paulie Maligniaggi, and more

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Chris Robinson catches up with boxing legend Roy Jones Jr. (56-8, 40 KO’s) in Las Vegas, as he shares his thoughts on James Kirland vs. Glen Tapia slugfest, the hardships of heavyweight Magomed Abdusalamov, the network and promotional war that is affecting the sport, Paulie Malignaggi’s victory over Zab Judah, and more

Roy Jones Jr. – ‘Pacquiao is clearly the better boxer; Rios is clearly the better brawler’

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Chris Robinson catches up with former four-division world champion Roy Jones Jr., as he speaks on the Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Rios clash, set to take place on HBO pay per view this weekend

Roy Jones Jr. breaks down the keys to Adrien Broner vs. Marcos Maidana

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Chris Robinson continues to speak with boxing legend Roy Jones Jr., as the four-division world champion gives his thoughts on the Showtime clash on Dec. 14 between WBA welterweight champion Adrien Broner and Argentina’s Marcos Maidana

Roy Jones Jr. admits that Andre Ward would have been a threat to him if he was in his prime

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Chris Robinson shares a few words with boxing legend and former four-division world champion Roy Jones Jr. in Ontario, Calif. prior to the Andre Ward vs. Edwin Rodriguez weigh-in. Hear what Roy had to say about the fight as well as how much of a threat Ward would have been to him during his peak years