Tag: Roy Jones Jr

‘Broner fights like Mayweather, he can beat Pacquiao’ says Roy Jones Jr

By Mike Smith Boxingnews24.com Roy Jones Jr. says Adrien Broner (33-3-1, 24 KOs) has a very good chance of beating Manny Pacquiao (60-7-2, 39 KOs) this Saturday night because he has a fighting style that is very similar to Floyd Mayweather Jr. Former four division world champion Jones points out that […]

Roy Jones Jr. leads Class of 2018 inductees into the USA Boxing Alumni Association Hall of Fame

By Boxing247.com Living legend Roy Jones Jr., universally recognized as one of the greatest pound-for-pound boxers of all-time, leads a celebrated quintet of Class of 2018 inductees into the USA Boxing Alumni Association Hall of Fame. The second annual USA Boxing Alumni Association Hall of Fame reception, held in conjunction […]

Roy Jones Jr. says Lomachenko more dangerous than Errol Spence for Mikey Garcia

Boxingnews24.com By Chris Williams Roy Jones Jr. unbelievably believes that the tiny 5’6” lightweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko presents a more dangerous fight for Mikey Garcia than IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence Jr. Mikey (39-0, 30 KOs) is talking of moving up to welterweight to challenge Spence for his International Boxing Federation […]

Roy Jones Jr claims Putin is misunderstood: ‘To me, he is a man’s man’

Bloodyelbow.com By Karim Zidan@ZidanSports Ahead of the Russian presidential elections set to take place on Sunday, March 18, boxing legend Roy Jones Jr. believes the country’s incumbent leader Vladimir Putin is “misunderstood.” According to the six-time world champion in four weight classes, Putin represents masculinity, machismo, and is a “man […]