Two of boxing's greatest fighters will return to the ring tonight to make history at the Staples Center in Los Angeles and we have all the details on how you can watch Mike Tyson vs Roy Jones Jr online or on TV.
The eight-round exhibition fight will be the first event in a series produced by Tyson's own Legends Only League which will see the winner take home the newly created WBC Frontline Battle Belt. While both boxers will don 12-ounce gloves and there won't be any judges present to score the match, Tyson and Jones have made it clear that they'll be giving their all in the fight despite the fact that director of the California State Athletic Commission Andy Foster has said the bout will be nothing more than a "hard sparring session".
54-year-old Mike "Iron" Tyson will be returning to the ring for the first time since June of 2005 when he lost to Kevin McBride during the sixth round. His last victory took place in February of 2003 when he defeated Clifford Etienne by knockout 49 seconds into the first round. If Tyson manages to defeat Jones tonight, he may well likely return to the ring at a future Legends Only League event as the promotion is designed to give past star athletes another chance to compete.
51-year-old Roy "Superman" Jones Jr had his last fight in February of 2018 when he defeated Scott Sigmon by unanimous decision in the tenth round. Unlike Tyson who spent his entire career fighting as a heavyweight, Jones has won championships at middleweight, super middleweight, light heavyweight and heavyweight. Before his fight against John Ruiz in March of 2003, Jones moved up two weight classes to go on to become the first former middleweight champion to win a heavyweight title in 106 years.
Elsewhere on the card Jake Paul will take on Nate Robinson in a cruiserweight bout, Badou Jack will meet Black Mckernan in the ring for a light heavyweight bout and Hasim Rahman Jr will go up against Rashad Coulter in a cruiserweight bout.
Whether you're rooting for Tyson, Jones or just want to see the rest of tonight's stacked card, we'll show you how to watch Tyson vs Jones online from anywhere in the world.
Tyson vs Jones - When and where?
The four-hour Tyson vs Jones Jr event will be held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California on Saturday, November 28. The undercard will kick off at 9pm ET / 6pm PT and the main card will begin two hours later at 11pm ET / 8pm PT.
How to watch Tyson vs Jones from anywhere
We have all the details on how you can watch Mike Tyson vs Roy Jones Jr in the U.S., Canada, UK and Australia further down in this guide. However, if you're currently traveling or live in a country without an official broadcast option you won't be able to watch the highly anticipated boxing match live.
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How to watch Tyson vs Jones in the U.S.
US viewers interested in watch the Tyson vs Jones showdown this weekend will need to purchase access to the PPV from the boxing streaming service FITE which has acquired the rights to show the event in both the US and Canada. Access to the PPV will cost you $49.99 and for the price you'll be able to watch the full card on your computer, mobile and via smart TV streaming apps.
Live stream Tyson vs Jones in Canada
As FITE has also acquired the rights to show Tyson vs Jones Jr in Canada, boxing fans up North will be able to purchase access to the PPV from the boxing streaming service for $49.99. However, just like in the US, you can also purchase the PPV from a number of Canadian cable providers including Rogers, Sasktel, Shaw, Bell and Videotron.
How to watch Tyson vs Jones in the UK
Boxing fans in the UK will need to turn to BT Sport Box Office to purchase the Tyson vs Jones PPV as the network has acquired the exclusive rights to show the event. Fortunately though, PPV access in the UK is a bit cheaper at just £19.95 though you will also need to be a BT Sport subscriber to watch. For the price though, you'll be able to watch the Tyson vs Jones on your computer, on TV and on mobile via the BT Sport app and BT will also offer replays of the fight.
Tyson vs Jones will start a bit late in the UK with BT Sport Box Office's coverage of the undercard beginning at 1am GMT and the main card is expected to get under way between 4am and 5am GMT, so prepare accordingly.
Watch Tyson vs Jones in Australia
If you live in Australia and are a Foxtel subscriber, you'll be able to purchase the Tyson vs Jones PPV from Main Event for $59.95. For those that have already cut the cord, the PPV is also available from the over-the-top streaming service Kayo Sports for the same price.
Australian viewers will be able to watch the undercard beginning at 1pm AEDT and the main card at 3pm AEDT on Sunday, November 29.
Tyson vs Jones - The main card in full
Heavyweight Exhibition Bout
- Mike Tyson vs Roy Jones Jr - 8 rounds
- Jake Paul vs Nate Robinson - 6 rounds
Light Heavyweight Bout
- Badou Jack vs Blake McKernan - 8 rounds
- Hasim Rahman Jr vs Rashad Coulter - 6 rounds
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