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American fighter mixed martial (MMA) fighter Jon Jones turned to the ex-world champion on Boxing in heavy weight Mike Tyson with a proposal to hold two games. About this he wrote in his Instagram.
32-year-old American, who heads a rating of the best athletes in the ultimate fighting championship (UFC), has challenged a former professional athlete. Jones put forward the condition under which the 53-year-old Tyson at first will give him the fight, and then they will fight by rules MMA.
“I respect you, I promise not to break anything,” added Jones.
Jones came into conflict with the leadership of the UFC because of dissatisfaction with fees. Fighter even refused the title of champion of the organization in the light heavyweight division.
In April, Tyson has said it is ready to return to the ring for a charity fight. American has embarked on intensive training and has published a video which demonstrated and improved physical fitness, and Boxing skills. This attracted the attention of other former athletes. So, the interest in the confrontation with Tyson expressed his former rival Evander Holyfield. Also, the desire to fight with former world Boxing champion said the former holder of the belt, UFC Tito Ortiz.
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