Update 08/02/2020 4:41pm:
Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr. made it known they would be hopping in the boxing ring together to face-off. The fight will be an eight-round exhibition and is set to take place on September 12. Now, Tyson has revealed what he plans to do to Jones during their fight.
While speaking to TMZ, Tyson was asked if the fight is going to produce a knockout, which Tyson is known for. Tyson said, “if the opportunity comes, I’m always looking for it.”
Tyson also responded to George Foreman, who said he was worried about Jones and Tyson getting hurt in the ring. Tyson said “Don’t worry about us. We're both professionals. We know how to handle ourselves and whatever happens, happens." Watch above.
Original 07/23/2020 12:46pm:
According to TMZ, Mike Tyson is set to fight Roy Jones Jr. in an 8-round exhibition for his first fight after announcing his return to boxing. The Sept. 12 fight is being dubbed the Frontline Battle and will be available on Pay-per-view and on the social media platform, Triller.
In a lead-up to the fight, Triller announced they will be dropping a 10-part docuseries featuring Mike and Roy preparing for their fight. Two episodes will dropping every week until the night of the fight.
More details to come.