Roy Jones Jr. born January 16, 1969 is an American boxer. As a professional he has captured numerous championships in the Middleweight, Super middleweight, Light heavyweight and Heavyweight divisions. He is the only boxer in history to
start his career as a junior middleweight, and go on to win
a heavyweight title.
Jones left his mark in boxing history when he won the
WBA heavyweight title, becoming the first former middleweight champion to win a Heavyweight title in 106 years.
43-year old Roy Jones Jr. won a ten-round split decision over previously unbeaten yet unheralded Pawel Glazewski in his native Poland. Jones was a solid 3-to-1 favorite.
Roy Jones Jr. made the first step towards a world championship in his fifth weight class on December 10, 2011, when he won the vacant Universal Boxing Organization Inter-Continental Cruiserweight title with a clear unanimous decision over former ”Contender” participant Max Alexander at the Atlanta Civic Center.
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