Roy Jones Jr

Roy Jones Jr

Born Jan 16, 1969
Age 45
Height 5'11"
Reach 74"
Head Trainers Alton Merkerson
Stance Orthodox
Style boxer
Division Light Heavyweight
Years Active 1989-present
Record 56 8 0
NC 0
KOs 40
KO% 62%


Pensacola, FL USA



Awesome hand speed
Quick reflexes
Polished  skills/ Technique
Safety-first defenese


Roy Jones Jr was the consensus Fighter of the Decade for the 1990s.

Jones briefly played semi-pro basketball for the Jacksonville Barracudas of the USBL during his boxing career.

Jones is the first former middleweight champion to win the world heavyweight crown in over 100 years. 

  Major World Titles  

IBF Middleweight,1993 –94
IBF Super Middleweight,1994–97
WBC Light Heavyweight, 1996–97
WBC Light Heavyweight, 1997–02
WBA Light Heavyweight, 1998–01
IBF Light Heavyweight, 1999–02
WBA Heavyweight, 2003–04
WBC Light Heavyweight, 2003–04

  Significant Loses  

TKO 2 Antinio Tarver - 2004
TKO 9 Glen Johnson - 2004
UD 12 Antonio Tarver - 2006 
TKO 1 Danny Green - 2009 

  Amateur Info  

Jones was a silver medalist in the 1988 Olympics and the victim of perhaps the worst decision in amateur boxing.

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