Mike Tyson will get again into the boxing ring subsequent Saturday towards fellow legend Roy Jones Jr.
The pair will contest an eight-round exhibition match, however Tyson, 54, has already flirted with a return to wrestling this 12 months, too.
Iron Mike has gotten himself into great form for his return to the highlight and that was first on present when he made a few appearances for All Elite Wrestling earlier this 12 months.
First Tyson offered Cody Rhodes with the inaugural TNT title and the next Wednesday he confronted Chris Jericho.
On his podcast, Jericho revealed that there had been talks for him to have a boxing match with Tyson.
“Earlier this 12 months, once we had the little confrontation with Tyson, which can or should occur,” Jericho said. “Who is aware of actually, however they stated, ‘Mike actually desires to do one thing. What would you be as much as?’ I stated, ‘no matter. Let’s do a match.’ You need to do a boxing match? I’ll field Mike Tyson. How dangerous can I get beat up by Mike Tyson that’s worse than taking stiff photographs from all these guys that I’ve been crushed up by over time?
“You possibly can hit me and I’m wonderful. I’ll be wonderful, and I keep in mind when Huge Present had that with Floyd Mayweather. He instructed me Mayweather hit him and Mayweather broke his nostril. And Present was like, ‘I’ve had my nostril damaged by much less.’”
After all, Jericho and Tyson have a historical past of working collectively. They met on Monday Evening RAW in WWE again in 2010 and Tyson would ‘knock out’ Jericho on TV.
Iron Mike didn’t truly contact Jericho, however the AEW man has admitted he was terrified both manner!
Now it appears as if Tyson has the choice to select issues again up with AEW after his match with Jones Jr on November 28.
Both a wrestling match or a boxing match between the 2 is intriguing and unusual multi functional go!