Asinia Byfield (14-3-1, 6 KOs) of UK will be the rival of 31-year-old Dmitry Mitrofanov (9-0-1, 5 KOs) in his first title fight. At stake there will be the WBO Oriental junior middleweight title. This confrontation will become one of the main events of the boxing event on December 18, which will be held under the auspices of K2 Promotions Ukraine together with Top Boxing Generation in Kiev, Ukraine. Boxing event on December 18 will be held without spectators.
Joe Joyce (12-0, 11 KOs) wants to fight Alexander Usyk (18-0, 13 KOs). The Briton, who last Saturday stopped the previously undefeated Daniel Dubois, claims that he's able to repay the Ukrainian for his defeat in amateurs.
Eddie Hearn criticized Frank Warren for the way he builds the career of Daniel Dubois (15-1, 14 KOs). The 23-year-old, still ranked second in the WBO heavyweight title, lost on Saturday to Joe Joyce (12-0, 11 KOs) with a serious eye injury. According to Hearn, Dynamite was not ready for such a serious test as a duel with an undefeated Olympic medalist.
Promoter Frank Warren has confirmed that British heavyweight Daniel Dubois suffered an orbital bone fracture and a nerve injury around his left eye after losing to Olympic silver medalist Joe Joyce in Saturday's bout.
Full video of the show fight that took place on November 28 in Los Angeles, in which two boxing legends - Mike Tyson and Roy Jones met. The fight was scheduled for 8 rounds of 2 minutes and had an unofficial status. The scoring was carried out remotely by three judges.
At the Staples Center arena in Los Angeles, California, the show fight between two legendary boxers, 54-year-old Mike Tyson (50-6, 44 KOs) and 51-year-old Roy Jones Jr. (66-9, 47 KOs) was controversial assessed by the judges as a draw. Most of the spectators felt that Mike Tyson was better than Roy Jones in this fight. At the same time, Christie Martin rated the meeting 76-76, Chad Dawson preferred Tyson 79-73, and Vinnie Pazienza saw Jones wining 80-76.
In an exhibition duel of the two ring legends, 54-year-old Mike Tyson and 51-year-old Roy Jones Jr. entertained the audience in the main event of the evening behind closed doors at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Eight two-minute rounds took place in the form of aggressive sparring. Tyson looked in better shape and his punches made a loud sound in an empty hall. Jones also showed some of his signature strikes, but spent a lot of time clinching.
Live stream of the boxing event in London, in the main event of which two unbeaten British heavyweights Joe Joyce (11-0, 10 KOs) and Daniel Dubois (15-0, 14 KOs) will battle for many minor titles at stake in 12-round fight: WBC Silver, WBO International, EBU European Champion, British Commonwealth Champion and British Champion. It is likely that the winner of this meeting next year will challenge the vacant WBO title with Alexander Usyk.
In a highly anticipated duel of two undefeated heavyweights, the silver medalist of the Olympic Games in Rio, 35-year-old Joe Joyce (12-0, 11 KOs), thanks to a competent jab, managed to break and then knock out the previously unbeaten knockout artist Daniel Dubois (15-1, 14 KOs) in the main event behind closed doors at the historic Church House in London, next to Westminster Abbey.