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Mike Tyson had an potential alternative if Roy Jones Jr. had withdrawn

Roy Jones Jr. threatened to leave the match with Mike Tyson, according to previous knowledge. When this happens, Roy Jones Jr. vs. Mike Tyson will be replaced by another opponent. This awareness is being brought to the attention of the public throughout the social networking environment. Most fans are looking forward to the game between Roy Jones Jr. and Mike Tyson, since it’s going to be really fun and exciting.

It was speculated during the summer that the heavyweight boxing icon, Mike Tyson, would return to the arena. Along with the rumors, there were recordings of Tyson practicing on social networks. Eventually this long-awaited match is expected to take place on September 12, but because Tyson ‘s management needs to optimize their pay-per – view (PPV), the game has been rescheduled. 28.11. 28.11. 

Mike ‘Steel’s foe’ isn’t a warrior. Roy Jones Jr. holds a match record of 66 victories and 9 defeats, 47 of which KO victories. He has won awards in four different weight classes. Jones Jr. took the strong stage of his career and captured the world championship of the WBA.

However, in the Boxing Scene comment, Roy Jones Jr. said that he may have made an error by choosing to enter the ring with Mike Tyson. 

Shannon Briggs once held a heavy belt, said Jones Jr. Removing Kui from the contest, he’s very eager to be a backup. In his career, Briggs won 60 matches, of which 53 are equivalent to KO, along with 6 defeats. 

Shannon Briggs would have been Mike Tyson’s opponent if Roy Jones Jr. had withdrawn

Like Mike Tyson, Briggs was born and raised in Brownsville, Brooklyn, so he was excited to meet Tyson. “They said Roy needed to start again. Well, I’m the king! I’m from Brownsville, too. I’m never going to sprint, never could. Please fight with me to go champions, “Briggs said softly.

Mike Tyson was warned by Joshua

Contemporary 4-belt champion Anthony Joshua warns Mike Tyson not to misunderstand strength.

On September 12, legendary Mike Tyson officially returned after 14 years away from the professional stage. Although playing only a friendly match against another famous American puncher, Roy Jones Jr (51 years old), this match has a greater attraction than many contemporary matches, even it can drawing more viewers than the rematch between Fury and Wilder takes place at the end of the year.

The British boxer, Anthony Joshua, who holds 4 heavy belts (WBA, WBO, IBF and IBO), has mixed feelings with the return of his beloved idol: Mike Tyson. He was happy to see one of the most influential fighters in his career, but also worried about the health of the fist turned 54 years old.

Speaking to Sky Sports, the 30-year-old boxer said: “You watched the performance video on social networks and you thought,” He has regained his form, every element of the competition. “But the performance clip (by Mike Tyson) is like a football veteran performing a kicking technique on the crossbar.He had a very good performance during training, those who watched to feel he could return to the heavyweight championship belt, but The reality will be different”.

Advising idols, Joshua continued to shape Tyson not to compete with contemporary boxers. “Tyson started playing at the age of 13. And Jones’ father turned him into a great fist. That’s all I know about them. They shouldn’t compete with young boxers, it’s those who “Lions”. We are taller, stronger, and more helped by modern training technology”.

Previously, Tyson had undergone 12-month training, helping him lose more than 30 kg, now returning to his playing weight, which is why many people recommend him to return to the top of the game. As a top-ranked boxer, Joshua has a strong grasp of the current punches so he doesn’t want to idolize Mike Tyson.

“If Tyson returns to any of his contemporaries, to satisfy his love of the sport. I am very welcome and hope that this will be a highlight to help boxing become more and more popular”, the 30-year-old British boxer closed the interview.