The highly anticipated boxing exhibition between Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr. may already be in jeopardy. Recently delayed from Sept. 12 at the Dignity Health Sports Park in California to Saturday, Nov. 28, the move has upset the former light unified light heavyweight and WBA heavyweight champion Jones. 

In an interview with The Daily Mail, Jones (66-9, 47 KOs) expressed his frustrations over the move that bumps the exhibition fight back over two months. With the promoters biding time to see whether fans could be allowed to attend the match amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Jones cited his desire to obtain better compensation to take part in the event. 

“Why would I change the date and mess up the rest of my year when I agreed to Sept. 12?” Jones said. “They said they wanted to get a crowd, if you want to get a crowd,…

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