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Footage of Roy Jones Jr Training Revealed Ahead Of Mike Tyson Fight

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Footage of Roy Jones Jr Training Revealed Ahead Of Mike Tyson Fight

By Mike Parrott

Training footage has emerged of Roy Jones Jr ahead of his comeback fight against Mike Tyson.

The 51-year-old, who only retired two years ago, is ready to take on Iron Mike, meanwhile Tyson will return to the boxing ring after 15 years outside of the game.

It has been confirmed that the bout will be an eight-round exhibition match set for September 12.

And while Tyson's training has been constantly going viral on Twitter, Jones Jr has shown that he is also ready for the fight, showing off his skills alongside his trainer.

Fans have had their say on Twitter, with some fans split on whoever will win the massively hyped comeback fight. What do you think?

TMZ report that the exhibition mega-bout is pencilled in for 12th September and is being called 'Frontline Battle.'

According to a press release, fans will be able to tune in for the exhibition event from 9:00pm ET on pay-per-view.

The pay-per-view bout will be streamed on Triller, with the multi-media platform also receiving exclusive streaming rights to a 10-part series revolving around the fight.

The event is scheduled to be a three-hour-long live show and will also include "iconic musical performances."

The exhibition fight will be the first event held under the 'Legends Only League' brand, which is a collaboration between Tyson and Eros Innovations.

Topics: Mike Tyson, Roy Jones Jr, Boxing

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