Around the Combat World

  (Welcome to another installment of Around the Combat World, where we chart what happened over the weekend from fighters you know or should know that performed away from your TV screen.)   Krzysztof Wlodarczyk lost to Grigory Drozd [UD] Denis Lebedev defeated Pawel Kolodziej [R2 KO] Tavoris Cloud lost to Artur Beterbiev [R2 TKO] Roy Jones Jr. defeated Hany Atiyo [R1 KO] Dierry...
Via Undercard Superstar
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Roy Jones Jr. Wins Again By KO

KRASNODAR, RUSSIA – In an era where Father Time is issuing extensions, another former champion keeps marching on and chocking up victories. Friday. in Krasnodar, Russia former pound-for-pound champion Roy Jones Jr. defeated Hany Atiyo by first round knockout in front of a capacity crowed. And he picked up a cruiser weight title too. Going to the body early, Jones backed up Atiyo...
Via BadCulture
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Roy Jones Jr. Next Fight In the Works For September in Krasnodar

I challenge anyone of our readers to find Krasnodar on a map. Now that it took you about 3 minutes to Google and pinpoint it’s location we can now tell you that everyone’s favorite rapper/boxer Roy Jones Jr. will most likely defend his title there in late September. According to, Russian promoter Kirill Pchelnikov would like Jones to headline the event. Jones...
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Eroded boxing icon Roy Jones Jr. batters journeyman Courtney Fry

Roy Jones Jr. scored a fifth round TKO over British contender Courtney Fry on Saturday at the Kipsala Exhibition Centre in Riga, Latvia. While the 39-year-old (18-6, 6 KOs) Fry seemed reluctant to throw fists, Jones (58-8, 41 KOs) used solid head movement and landed punches from multiple angles to fluster the outclassed Englishman. Jones ultimately floored Fry with a left hook in...
Via Sports by Colin
July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Roy Jones Jr KOs Courtney Fry & Then Raps (Videos)

Roy Jones Jr. will have “Y’all Must of Forgot” on loop for the next few months after his win over Courtney Fry today. Roy won by 5th round stoppage, which was the result of a 5th round knockdown. The camera coincidentally cuts away when it happens and even in the replay its hard to see if Jones Jr. actually landed at all but I’ll leave the conspiracy stuff up to someone else...
Via BlackSportsOnline
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Roy Jones Jr. is an eroded boxing legend

Claiming to “still got it,” shopworn boxing icon Roy Jones Jr. will throw fists with Courtney Fry on Saturday night at the Kipsala Exhibition Centre in Riga, Latvia. Jones (57-8, 40 KOs) last vacated the ring on December 21 after earning a unanimous decision over Frenchman Zine Eddine Benmakhlouf. Comparatively, the 39-year-old (18-5, 6 KOs) Fry has lost two consecutive bouts...
Via Sports by Colin
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Is Everyone Ready Roy Jones’ Fight On July 26th?

I wish someone in the Roy Jones Jr. camp will step up and tell him that he’s WASHED. Truthfully we know exactly what this is and Roy needs to just stop it. He’s just looking for another quick money grab. What’s shocking to me is that Roy is currently on a 3 fight winning streak. He’s fought a bunch of nobodies but one of those nobodies actually had a title so now Roy Jones...
Via BlackSportsOnline
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Female Boxer Leaks Roy Jones’ Naked Photos

To be kind this young lady who goes by the name Stay Lo appears to be crazy. She has went off on Instagram about Roy Jones Jr. and has leaked a bunch of explicit texts and photos. I shouldn’t laugh, but it is funny, Roy has a way with words. FLIP THE PAGES FOR MORE LEAKED PHOTOS OF ROY JONES JR…..
Via BlackSportsOnline
May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Stacey Reile: Roy Jones Jr’s stayLo Boxing Girl Who Leaked Nude Pics

Photos of Stecey Reile, Roy Jones Jrs' stayLo boxing girl who leaked nude pics of him online.
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May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Roy Jones Jr.’s Nude Photos Leaked Online By Side Girl

Roy Jones Jr.'s nude photos have been leaked online by a side girl, Stacey Reile, claiming to be his ex mistress.
Via Gamedayr
May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Roy Jones Jr. To Battle Retired MMA Fighter Lytle?

By Brandon Stubbs, Contributing Writer Roy Jones Jr. will finally get his wish and fight a MMA fighter in a boxing ring. But it won’t be against the long rumored,  multi-division UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. Nor will it be big Nick Diaz (who seems always willing to fight anyone at any time). Instead it will be retired UFC welterweight Chris “Lights Out” Lytle...
Via BadCulture
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Nick Diaz on Pacquiao’s win, Johny Hendricks, Roy Jones Jr. & wanting his UFC contract sold

Nick Diaz is retired from MMA unless the UFC restructures his contract. That is the reality of the situation and we are slowly coming to accept it as the year anniversary of his fight against GSP has come and gone. But that doesn’t mean we have to be done watching him fight. Nick Diaz is completely down to box, and he’s been soaking up the sweet science at a greater rate since...
Via Fight Hub TV
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Gafurov vs. Morrison FOTY Candidate at M-1 Challenge 47

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release  Gafurov vs Morrison in Fight of the Year Candidate to highlight explosiveM-1 Challenge 47   Living combat sports legends Fedor Emelianenko (second from left) and Roy Jones Jr. (fourth from left) were very special guests at M-1 Challenge 47 ORENBURG, Russia (April 5, 2014) –  Last night’s loaded top-to-bottom M-1 Challenge 47 Marat Gafurov event...
Via BadCulture
April 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Roy Jones Jr. wants to become the mayor of Pensacola, Florida

Boxing icon Roy Jones Jr. told TMZ Wednesday that he plans to run for mayor this autumn in Pensacola, Florida. Jones (56-8, 40 KOs) has amassed in excess of 5,000 signatures and completed the necessary paperwork to become an eligible candidate. A six-time world titlist and native of P-Cola, Junior’s campaign will concentrate on bettering the lives of local children. “I tell the...
Via Sports by Colin
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

The Pound For Pound Mayor – Roy Jones Jr.?

PENSACOLA, FL - According to, former pound for pound King and HBO commentator Roy Jones Jr. has another title he’d like to add to his resume … Mayor. Speaking to TMZ, Jones says he’s already obtained 5000 signatures to get on the ballot and he’s already selected a platform he wants to run on … the needs and welfare of children. “A lot of kids don’t have...
Via BadCulture
February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Former boxing champion Roy Jones Jr. aiming to become mayor of hometown

If former boxing champion Roy Jones Jr. has his way, he will be the next mayor of his hometown of Pensacola, Fla.The 45-year-old told TMZ Sports that he plans to run for office in the next election. And Jones is completely confident that he can win, too.Jones, who became the first former middleweight champion to win a heavyweight title in 106 years back in 2003, has already got more...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Glen Johnson returns to action Feb 21 at Twin River against fighter coming off 15 year layoff

The man who once put Roy Jones Jr. to sleep and earned a reputation as boxing's toughest "Road Warrior" will test his luck in another city far from his home in Jamaica. Glen Johnson will headline Classic Entertainment & Sports' Feb. 21, 2014 card at Twin River Casino in Lincoln, R.I., when he faces  Jaime Velazquez of Pawtucket, R.I., in the 8-round main event...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Jean Pascal feels presence of Roy Jones Jr. in camp will make a impact on Lucian Bute bout

Jean Pascal vs. Lucian Bute is being billed as the “super bowl” of fights in Canada and rightfully so. Both boxers are from Montreal and widely known throughout their homeland. So it is no surprise that their fight this Saturday at The Bell Centre is kinda a big deal. One guy will come out the winner and with bragging rights as the best Montreal has to offer. The stakes are so...
Via Fight Hub TV
January 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Roy Jones Jr. on why his presence makes Jean Pascal a better fighter

Roy Jones Jr. was one of the best fighters in history in his prime and Jean Pascal reaching out to him in preparation for his Jan. 18 fight with Lucian Bute at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada is a smart move on his part. Despite his already robust record of 27-2 with 16 knockouts Pascal, like any fighter, can always improve on some aspect of their fight game and who better...
Via Fight Hub TV
January 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Roy Jones Jr. says Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao ‘aint really happening’

Speaking with Chris Robinson of HustleBoss on Thursday, Roy Jones Jr. discussed Floyd Mayweather’s upcoming year in the squared circle. Numerous media outlets have reported that the 36-year-old Mayweather (45-0, 26 KOs) will face Amir Khan on May 3. The 26-year-old Khan (28-3, 19 KOs) most recently exited the ring in April after outscoring Mexican Julio Diaz. Flattened by a left...
Via Sports by Colin
January 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Roy Jones Jr. Turns His Attention To Nick Diaz

While Roy Jones Jr. had previously shown strong interest in a boxing match with UFC middleweight competitor Anderson Silva, the career-threatening injury that “The Spider” suffered last night has all but put an end to any chance of that fight happening, at least for the foreseeable future. However, it would appear that Roy Jones Jr. has now turned his attention to another UFC...
Via MMAInsider
December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Jones Jr. Defeats Benmakhlouf Looks To UFC’s Silva

MOSCOW, RUSSIA  - Roy Jones Jr. returned to the ring on Saturday night to triumph over Zine Eddine Benmakhlouf to take home the WBU V cruiserweight title. When Jones Jr. return to the ring was first announced, his scheduled opponent was to be bare knuckle champion Bobby Gunn and take place in Philadelphia. Through a series of negotiations Jones pulled out of the Gunn fight and excepted...
Via BadCulture
December 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Roy Jones Jr. Beat Some Guy Named Zine Eddine Benmakhlouf in Russia Today

Yeah, I know we all musta forgot Roy was fighting. I have no idea who Zine Eddine Benmakhlouf is. His last three opponents have a combined 33-68-5 record, so he hasn’t been facing the creme de la creme of boxing. Anyway, Roy won a unanimous decision and is the proud owner of the World Boxing Union cruiserweight title whatever the hell that is.
Via BlackSportsOnline
December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

The substandard Zine Eddine Benmakhlouf may knockout the great Roy Jones Jr.

Roy Jones Jr. and Zine Eddine Benmakhlouf tipped the scales this morning for tomorrow’s bout at the Dynamo Sport Palace in Moscow, Russia. The 5-foot-11 Jones (56-8, 40 KOs) weighed 197.5 pounds and the 6-foot-3 Benmakhlouf (17-3-1, 8 KOs) went 194.2. A Frenchman who has won seven consecutive scraps, the 36-year-old Benmakhlouf last vacated the squared circle on March 9 after earning...
Via Sports by Colin
December 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Roy Jones Jr. Rapping At a Stoplight in Russia (Video)

It’s not everyday you see a boxing legend like Roy Jones Jr while driving the streets of Russia so imagine these guys’ surprise when they saw Roy while they were bumping on of his songs, “Can’t be touched.”  Most of you forgot that Roy had a brief run as a rapper in the early 2000′s but Roy joined in with them at the red-light and spit a few bars. Jones Jr. is in Moscow...
Via BlackSportsOnline
December 17, 2013  |  Discuss
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