Due to skyrocketing numbers of COVID-19 infections and concerns for spectators' safety, Blockchain Sports, Inc., and Roy Jones Jr. Promotions, Inc., have decided to reschedule the star studded, action packed — Fight for Veterans 2022 until the end of February.
LAS VEGAS – January 9, 2022 – (Newswire.com)
“With the United States averaging more than 400,000 new cases a day for the first time since the pandemic, as much as we want to — we simply cannot with good a conscience put 8,000 spectators in a room three weeks from now.It will allow all the fighters time to get in better shape and put on a greater show!” Legendary four division, ten (10-) time World Champion, Roy Jones Jr. (https://www.instagram.com/royjonesjrofficial)
Roy Jones Jr. left his mark in boxing history when he won the WBA heavyweight title, becoming the first former middleweight champion to win a heavyweight title in 106 years. Jones was named “Fighter of the Decade” for the 1990s by the Boxing Writers Association of America.
“We are extremely saddened that we will not be able to host Fight for Veterans 2022 between January 28-29, 2020, as originally planned.” (https://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2021/12/31/2359732/0/en/Fight-for-Veterans-2022-A-Two-2-Day-Historical-First-Live-Streaming-Star-Studded-NFT-Artwork-Auction-Event-Produced-and-Directed-by-Royster-Productions-LLC.html) This event means more to me than anything. The opportunity to give back...
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