Roy Jones Jr. News

Jun 5, 2017 12:12 pm

Roy Jones Jr. discusses Conor McGregor’s possible advantages against Floyd Mayweather

The latest member of the combat sports world to weigh in on the much-discussed boxing match between semi-retired great Floyd Mayweather and UFC lightweight champ Conor McGregor is boxing legend Roy Jones Jr. The boxer gave his take on the latest episode of The MMA Hour, telling host Ariel Helwani that he understands why both...

Feb 28, 2017 8:40 am

Roy Jones Jr. to meet with UFC regarding Anderson Silva fight

While talks of a potential Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Maywather superfight have continued to dominate combat sports headlines, talk regarding another superfight has begun to pick up momentum. After reports began to surface that a McGregor-Mayweather fight was reportedly close to being finalized, famed boxer Roy Jones Jr. took to social media to call out...

Feb 23, 2017 11:20 am

Anderson Silva responds to Roy Jones Jr.

This week, famed boxer Roy Jones Jr. took to social media to call out former UFC middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva for a boxing match. Jones Jr. proposed that he and ‘The Spider’ throw down in the boxing ring on the same card that Conor McGregor & Floyd Mayweather would potentially throw down on if they...

Feb 23, 2017 11:01 am

Roy Jones Jr. wants Anderson Silva on Mayweather vs. McGregor card

Mayweather vs. McGregor may not be the only fight where a UFC fighter steps into the boxing ring. While Conor McGregor may be taking a hiatus from the Octagon ahead of the upcoming birth of his firstborn child, the UFC lightweight champion has continued to make headlines as talks of a potential superfight with Floyd...

Dec 2, 2016 8:17 am

Roy Jones Jr. to take on bare-knuckle legend Bobby Gunn on February 17

David Feldman Promotions will announce that former four-division champ and Boxing Legend Roy Jones, Jr will square off against former Cruiserweight champ and Bare-Knuckle Legend Bobby Gunn on Friday, February 17th 2017 for the Vacant WBF World Cruiserweight Championship at the official press conference on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 2 PM at the Chase...

May 9, 2016 10:33 am

VIDEO | Roy Jones Jr. talks McGregor vs. Mayweather and boxing the Diaz brothers

Former boxing world champion Roy Jones Jr. thinks that the competition in a boxing match between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor is laughable. Jones Jr. says that there is no way that the UFC featherweight champion would have any chance in a boxing match with the retired, undefeated boxing champ. Jones Jr. also talks...

May 7, 2016 9:03 am

VIDEO | Roy Jones Jr. weighs in on Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor

Even though Conor McGregor won’t be fighting at UFC 200, and has no target date to return to the Octagon given his standoff with the UFC, reports have emerged that the featherweight champion is in talks to compete in a boxing match against Floyd Mayweather Jr. While reports have emerged that the bout is false,...

Mar 21, 2016 3:01 am

VIDEO | Roy Jones Jr. scores devastating KO over MMA fighter Vyron Phillips

https://twitter.com/ZProphet_MMA/status/711757842747887616 Would you fight multiple time world champion boxer Roy Jones Jr. with the opportunity to win $100,000? The thing is, you would need to beat Jones Jr. to win the $100K. MMA fighter Vyron Phillips took the chance after winning the opportunity to fight Jones Jr. and did the best he could in the...

Feb 13, 2016 8:39 am

WATCH! Want to fight Roy Jones Jr. for $100,000?

Boxing legend Roy Jones Jr. recently had his 8-fight win streak snapped at the hands of Enzo Maccarinelli back in December in Moscow. Now, the former champ is looking to return to the win column with his upcoming fight under the UR Fight banner on March 20th. The only issue is that Jones Jr. doesn’t...