Los Angeles’ Staples Center plays host to Mike Tyson’s highly-anticipated showdown with the former four-division world champion, Roy Jones Jr., as Tyson returns to the ring more than 15 years after his last professional bout.
Watch all the action from the fight and an exciting undercard that includes a YouTuber going toe-to-toe with former NBA star Nate Robinson, exclusively live on BT Sport Box Office 2 from 1 am on Sunday 29th November.
The former undisputed world heavyweight champion, “Iron” Mike Tyson, last stepped into a ring professionally in 2005. His glittering career came to an end as he lost to Kevin McBride in six rounds.
The 54-year-old faces off against Roy Jones Jr. RJJ held world titles at middleweight, super middleweight, light heavyweight, and heavyweight over the course of his 29-year career.
Two of the greatest boxers of their generation go head-to-head in what is sure to be a thrilling exhibition match.
The exclusively live coverage on BT Sport Box Office 2 will kick off at 1 am with action from an undercard that features a YouTuber as he faces off against former NBA point guard Nate Robinson in what will be the latter’s professional debut.
They will be joined on the undercard by British cruiserweight Viddal Riley taking on Rashad Coulter. Also, former WBA light-heavyweight champion Badou Jack will square up against Blake McKernan. The first hour of the event will be available to watch on BT Sport 1.
Tyson vs. Jones Jr.’s fight night, now available for purchase at bt.com/boxing.
The event costs £19.95 in the UK (€29.99 in Ireland). It can be watched through BT TV, Virgin TV, and Sky or online via the web or the BT Sport Box Office App:
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