After all the hype, Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr. mostly lived up to it. The pair of legends squared off inside the Staples Center on Saturday night in an exhibition match between the two men in their 50s. And for the most part, neither man looked too far gone.
The fight, which brought together Sunday dawn, between American boxing legend Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr., who holds American and Russian citizenship, ended in a draw
Tyson, 54, faced former absolute world champion Roy Jones, 51, in a showcase match in Los Angeles.
And none of the boxers was able to resolve the fight in its original time allocated from eight rounds, at a rate of two minutes for each round, to end without a winner or a loser.