Roy Constato: press service of the defense Ministry of Russia
Russian and American boxer Roy Jones visited the area of the main temple of the Russian Armed forces and called it the best show. About it “lente.ru” reported in the press service of the defense Ministry.
During the tour on the memorial complex “Road of memory” athlete bowed his head at the monument to the mothers of the winners and familiarized with the exhibits of the great Patriotic war including photographs, awards, weapons, personal belongings of soldiers and officers.
Jones also visited the hall of the allies, which listened to the music during the Second world war in English. “This is a great project, very necessary, especially for young people, so all this is remembered and not forgotten. I will advise my American friends whose ancestors were also involved in the fight against the common enemy, to participate in this project”, — said the boxer.
He also left a memorable record in the book of honorable guests immediately after recording of the film Director Emir Kusturica. Jones admitted that the memorial complex is the best thing he saw. “There is something that distinguishes the Russian from the others. They do everything right. We’re doing all right. God Bless You! This is the experience justice. Believe me,” he wrote.
Jones — the former absolute world champion on Boxing. The record of the American 66 wins (47 KOs). Jones only nine times inferior in the professional ring. As an Amateur boxer became the silver medalist of the Olympic games. In the fall of 2015, Jones is a citizen of Russia. In February 2018, the boxer ended his career.
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