Anderson Silva Wants To Box Roy Jones Jr.

anderson silva vs. roy jones jr

In a recent interview on MMAWeekly, Ed Soares, the manager for UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva has stated that Anderson Silva would like to put together a fight between himself and legendary boxer Roy Jones Jr. Here’s the clip:

“Anderson really would love to fight Roy Jones, Jr. in a boxing match,” says his manager, Ed Soares, confirming recent speculation. “It’s not just talk, we really would like to put that fight together.”

“We respect Jones’ boxing ability and think he’s one of the best,” said Soares, “but we’re tired of different boxers saying that MMA fighters aren’t technical. Anderson would love to fight Roy Jones in a boxing match under boxing rules to prove that MMA fighters are technical, too.”

Roy Jones Jr. Defeats Felix Trinidad By Unanimous Decision

roy jones defeats felix trinidad

Roy Jones Jr. proved he was just to fast for Felix Trinidad, as he secured the convincing unanimous decision win Saturday night.

Jones was able to knock down Trinidad in the 7th and the 10th rounds, wining the fight unanimously on all three judges score cards 116-110 on two judges score cards and 117-109 by the other.

Jones started the fight slowly taunting Trinidad in the first three rounds. He was able to man-up and put together some strong counter punches as the fight went on.

Knocking down Trinidad in the 7th and the 10th sealed the win for the 39 year old fighter.

Ok that’s it for boxing back to MMA……