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The former world champion on Boxing in heavy weight 54-year-old Mike Tyson has said it is ready to fight with the Irish fighter of the mixed style (MMA) fighter Conor McGregor. He told about it in interview to Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show.
“I would have kicked his ass if we fought according to the rules of Boxing,” admitted Tyson, when talking about a possible fight with McGregor. In addition, the American athlete with the confidence that could cope with the characters of movies such as rocky Balboa or Ivan Drago.
It is noted that Tyson will return to the professional ring for a demonstration bout. In September, the boxer will compete with former world champion Roy Jones Jr. In addition, Tyson admitted that he offered to meet in the ring with a representative of MMA Bob SAPP.
Conor McGregor is known for his performances in the ultimate fighting championship (UFC). He won championship belts in two weight classes and became one of the most recognizable representatives of this sport. In August 2017 he met in the ring with undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather and lost.
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