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Roy Jones Jr. vs. Scott Sigmon – Results

By Jim Dower: Roy Jones Jr. (66-9, 47 KOs) ended his 29-year boxing career in style on Thursday night in defeating the capable Scott Sigmon (30-12-1, 16 KOs) by a one-sided 10 round unanimous decision to win the vacant World Boxing Union cruiserweight title at the Bay Center in Pensacola, Florida. … Read

Roy Jones Jr. ends career tonight against Scott Sigmon

By Jim Dower: Boxing great Roy Jones Jr. (65-9, 47 KOs) will be ending his 29-year pro career tonight in his cruiserweight fight against Scott Sigmon (30-11-1, 16 KOs) at the Bay Center in Pensacola, Florida. … Read

Roy Jones Jr. sees himself as P-4-P greatest of all-time

By Allan Fox: Roy Jones Jr. says he sees himself as the greatest fighter pound-for-pound for all time, better than Sugar Ray Robinson and Floyd Mayweather Jr. The 49-year-old Jones Jr. (65-9, 47 KOs) is supposedly wrapping up his career and going into retirement after his fight this Saturday night against journeyman Scott Sigmon (30-11-1, […]

Roy Jones Jr. – Sigmon Live On UFC Fight Pass®

One of the greatest careers in ring history will come to close this Thursday night, when the legendary Roy Jones Junior competes in his final bout as a professional boxer. Widely considered one of the very best pound-for-pound fighters of all time Jones, 65-9 (47KOs), competes in cruiserweight (200lbs) bout vs Scott Sigmon, 30-11-1 (16KOs). […]

Roy Jones Jr. vs. Scott Sigmon on Feb.8

By Allan Fox: Roy Jones Jr. (65-9, 47 KOs) is supposedly retiring soon after he faces journeyman Scott Sigmon (30-11-1, 16 KOs) on February 8 for the vacant World Boxing Union cruiserweight title in 10 round fight at the Civic Center in Pensacola, Florida.… Read

Boxing Begins a New Year, RJJ Fight & Much More

By Don Smith: Boxing Fans, 2017 is history and ABNN would like to salute those people in the boxing industry who excelled and deserve special recognition for their efforts in the sport during the past year. We realize that our picks may be panned by some fans and scribes who see the landscape differently and […]

Roy Jones Jr. retiring after Feb.8 fight

By Jim Dower: Former 4 division world champion Roy Jones Jr. (65-9, 47 KOs) plans on hanging up his gloves after his next fight on February 8 at the Civic Center in Pensacola, Florida. Jones Jr. will be fighting in the headliner bout. … Read

Roy Jones Jr. not surprised by Cotto’s loss to Ali

By Stanley White: HBO commentator and former world champion Roy Jones Jr. says he wasn’t surprised by Miguel Cotto getting beaten by Sadam Ali last Saturday night at Madison Square Garden in New York. Jones Jr. says once Cotto (41-6, 33 KOs) suffered a torn left biceps injury in round 7, it was “fate” that […]

McGregor vs. Mayweather, Roy Jones Jr. in Mexico

Arizona Boxing News & Notes with Don Smith: Boxing Fans, I am on record telling esteemed journalistic  colleagues that writing about the upcoming McGregor/ Mayweather Showtime PPV event on August 26 at T Mobile Arena in Las Vegas would be violating journalistic principles and stooping to reporting fake news. As the event nears, I find […]

Father Time remains undefeated: Reflections on Fighting too long

By Joseph Hirsch – There’s something painful about watching a boxer fight long past their prime, but it’s also many times inevitable. Money doesn’t grow on trees and fighters fight until they can’t anymore. Sometimes they go out on their shield figuratively, and sometimes, like Bernard Hopkins, they literally go out on their head. Seeing […]

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