PENSACOLA, FL (April 2, 2021) – 12-time world champion, Roy Jones Jr. (66-9, 47 KOs), has let or not it’s identified that he’s prepared to battle Oscar De La Hoya (39-6, 30 KOs) in his return to the ring battle this summer time on Triller.
“I spoke to Roy as we speak and he’s feeling nice, and is prepared to battle Oscar De La Hoya,” stated Alfy Smith, Roy Jones Jr.’s coach. “I do know that they by no means received to battle based mostly off weight courses earlier than, however now can be the proper time to provide the followers an incredible battle that they’d thought they might get to see. De La Hoya has one of many biggest left hooks in boxing historical past, Roy has a devastating hook as properly, we will see who would be the actual “Captain Hook.”
Jones Jr. who returned on November twenty eighth, towards Mike Tyson in a field workplace shattering pay-per-view, that noticed the 2 males battle to a draw, now’s trying to get within the combine with one other legend akin to himself.
“The followers everywhere in the world love Roy Jones Jr and Oscar De La Hoya, continued Smith. “It is a nice battle, an thrilling matchup the place you’ll solely dream it up in a online game, now now we have an opportunity to make it a actuality. Roy continues to be energetic and coaching daily, he’s in super form and his pace continues to be crisp.”