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UFC hall-of-famer Rashad Evans coming out of retirement, wants to box Logan Paul or Roy Jones Jr.

Rashad Evans is coming out of retirement. Now 41-years-old, the former UFC light heavyweight champion looks to return not in MMA, but to be part of that growing trend of UFC stars switching over to boxing. Anderson Silva, Vitor Belfort and Tyron Woodley are all set for their boxing matches, and it looks like Evans plans to join his fellow former UFC champions in trying to net a better payday in another sport.
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Manager: Rashad Evans no longer retired, targeting Logan Paul or Roy Jones Jr.

Rashad Evans isn’t done yet. According to his manager Ali Abdelaziz, Evans is out of retirement and discussions are already underway for his return matchup. Abdelaziz broke the news through ESPN on Friday. It’s unclear which combat sport Evans plans to compete in, but Abdelaziz included that his fighter has his sights set on YouTuber-turned-boxer Logan Paul, as well as boxing legend Roy Jones Jr.
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Roy Jones Jr., Carl Froch Negotiating Exhibition Bout In England

Multiple outlets have reported that former super-middleweight champions Carl Froch and Roy Jones Jr. are negotiating a potential exhibition bout in Nottingham. Motorpoint Arena and City Ground have emerged as the top locations for the potential bout. Conversations regarding a potential bout emerged when Froch called Jones Jr. was “shot...
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Jake Paul “has a good chance” to beat Tyron Woodley, says Roy Jones Jr.: “He knows how to box”

Boxing legend Roy Jones Jr. believes that YouTuber-turned-boxer Jake Paul “has a good chance” to beat Tyron Woodley in their boxing match. Paul meets Woodley on August 28 in the biggest boxing match of Paul’s career to date. After knocking out Woodley’s teammate Ben Askren in his last fight, the matchup with Woodley became hotly rumored and it will now happen later this summer. Paul is the slight favorite to get the win in the fight according to the sportsbooks, although there are still many fans who believe that Woodley is going to smoke him. Regardless of what happens in this fight, it has all the makings of one of the most highly-anticipated fights of the summer.

Roy Jones Jr. Claims Triller Didn’t Pay Him Fully For Mike Tyson Fight

Boxing legend Roy Jones Jr. has his own set of issues with Triller. Back in November 2020, Jones and Mike Tyson went one-on-one in an exhibition boxing match. The bout was promoted by Triller. The co-main event featured a pro boxing match between YouTube sensation Jake Paul and former NBA star Nate Robinson. Tyson vs. Jones went the distance and a winner wasn’t determined.
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Roy Jones Jr. Gives Logan Paul ‘No Chance’ To Beat Floyd Mayweather

In an event that proves to be a ‘spectacle’, famous YouTuber Logan Paul will take on the illustrious Floyd Mayweather in a boxing match this Sunday. The betting underdog, Paul, currently sits at +650 with the oddsmakers not giving him much of a chance to win. Along with the bookies, the majority of the fans are also not planning on ‘Maverick’ to make the them any money.
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Phil Mickelson Made History and Now Has Roy Jones Jr. Itching to Get Back in the Ring

There was a lot of inspiring going on when Phil Mickelson recently made history at the PGA Championship. After Lefty became the oldest golfer to win a major, he was inspired by Tom Brady, who just won his seventh Super Bowl at age 43. Little did Mickelson know, he did some inspiring himself. Former boxing champ Roy Jones Jr. was so motivated by the victory that he wants to get back into the ring.

Roy Jones Jr. Talks About Possible Comeback At Cruiserweight

A possible comeback may be in the making for former Champion Roy Jones Jr (66-9) as he talks about a comeback at cruiserweight. Jones Jr. held multiple world championships in four weight classes, including titles at middleweight, super middleweight, light heavyweight and heavyweight. “Phil Mickelson has me really inspired me....

Anderson Silva Addresses ‘Disrespectful YouTubers,’ Relationship with Roy Jones Jr.

Considered one of the greatest MMA fighters of all time, Anderson Silva has decided to test himself in boxing for the first time since 2005. After announcing his departure from the UFC last year, “The Spider” will face former world champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. on June 19 in a soccer stadium in Guadalajara, Mexico. The “Tribute to the Kings” card will feature Julio’s father, the legendary Julio Cesar Chavez, in the main event against an as yet to be announced opponent.
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Chris Eubank Jr: Being With Roy Jones Jr. Will Add Years To My Career

WBA interim-middleweight champion Chris Eubank Jr. has given a lot of praise to his new head trainer, former four division world champion Roy Jones Jr. Jones captured world titles at middleweight, super middleweight, light heavyweight and heavyweight. For the first time since December 2019, Eubank Jr. will return to the...
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Roy Jones Jr. Willing to Fight Oscar De La Hoya on Triller Boxing PPV

Eleven-time world boxing champion Oscar De La Hoya announced he'll be returning to the boxing ring, and four-division world champion Roy Jones Jr. has expressed interest in facing him. Alfy Smith, who trains Jones, spoke on behalf of the 52-year-old. "I spoke to Roy today and he is feeling great,...