The decision by Mike Tyson and Roy Jones to return to the ring in a few months has attracted the attention of the boxing world. Everybody who hears about is excited and doubt whether that is going to be real. Tyson maybe 54 and he will be facing Jones who is 3 years younger.
Fighters have been expressing their opinions about the encounter. Heavyweight star Andy Ruiz and Shannon Briggs all welcomed the development. In the same way, the UFC Champs Anthony Pettis and Henry Cejudo expressed their opinions about the encounter and they were all excited about it. These people believed that Tyson is the most popular fighter. After Mohammed Ali, Tyson is the next popular fighter and he remained the most popular boxing legend alive in the world today. The news that he is coming back to the ring after 15 years is exciting and these boxing stars have acknowledged that.
One of the boxing stars Rock declared that he is going to support the boxers in every conceivable way. Even those in the boxing administration have interests in the fight. A veteran boxing secretary Kevin Iole said that both men are welcomed back to the ring. He said that the two fights went to the California State Athletic Commission and that it is certain that the two would face each other in September.
He maintained that he will like to see the two former top fighters in the top boxing division throw punches against each other. He said that age must have caught up with them. According to him, it will be difficult to see Iron Mike Tyson of the old that used to frighten people with his punches. He said that though Tyson has dominated the arena in the past, he said that the fight will go in the way of Jones. He said that he Jones retired from the ring only two years back as against Tyson who retired who about 15 years ago.
Others believe that in 2020 that the like of Mike Tyson is not what we need in the boxing arena. It appears that Tyson wants to relive the fury which he was known for during his days in the ring. He told ESPN that he is going to be all out against Jones Jr. When it comes to taking it easy, Tyson did say that he is a neophyte.