The Mike Tyson vs Roy Jones Jr exhibition struggle will price a whopping $49.99 to observe on pay-per-view
America’s two legendary former champions introduced final week that they are going to meet in an eight-round bout on September 12 in California.
The price of the PPV has now been revealed to be $49.99, with YouTuber Jake Paul dealing with ex-NBA participant Nate Robinson on the undercard.
This broadcast is being carried by way of common cable and satellite tv for pc PPV within the US, in addition to through the Triller app.
It’s at the moment unclear whether or not there might be an adjusted worth for various territories such because the UK, or whether or not the $49.99 worth will merely be transformed.
If that is case, it will price roughly £38.50.
Slowly, particulars of the exhibition bout are beginning to emerge.
Curiously, Andy Foster, govt director of the California State Athletic Fee, who’ve determined to sanction the struggle, has now advised BoxingScene that there might be no judges scoring the struggle and so no winner, until there’s a knockout.
Nonetheless that is completely not the plan.
Foster stated: “We are able to’t mislead the general public as to that is some sort of actual struggle.
“They’ll get into it slightly bit, however I don’t need folks to get harm. They know the deal.
“It’s an exhibition. They’ll exhibit their boxing expertise, however I don’t need them utilizing their greatest efforts to harm one another.
“They’re going to spar laborious, however they shouldn’t be going for a knockout. This isn’t a record-book sort of struggle.
“This isn’t world championship boxing proper now. It’s not what that is. Folks shouldn’t be getting knocked out.
“The general public can see what sort of form Roy and Mike are nonetheless in.”