UFC champ Jon Jones answers Mike Tyson’s boxing challenge if legend then faces him in the octagon

UFC champ Jon Jones has sensationally ignited speak that he might lure heavyweight legend Mike Tyson out of retirement.

Tyson, who’s on the comeback path at the age of 53, was criticising the pay in UFC when he raised the chance of preventing Jones.

 Jon Jones has sparked talk of a fight with Mike Tyson

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Jon Jones has sparked speak of a struggle with Mike TysonCredit score: Getty Photographs – Getty

Iron Mike had mentioned throughout an Instagram reside: “A UFC (fighter) won’t ever be richer than a first-class (boxer).

“To make 100 million {dollars}, Conor (McGregor) needed to struggle Floyd (Mayweather)!

“Even if he fights Jon Jones, he’s not going to get that.

“Jon Jones gotta fight me to make some super money.”

And it appeared to have pricked the ears of the 32-year-old, who’s thought to be one in every of the biggest combined martial artists.

Responding to the invite, Jones mentioned he would stand toe-to-toe with Tyson solely if he stepped inside in the octagon with him after.

Taking to Twitter, he wrote: “I am listening Mike Tyson.

“I’ll box you in the ring if you promise to give me a real fight in the Octagon afterward.

“And because I respect you so much, I promise I won’t break anything on you”

Jones has misplaced simply as soon as in his 27 bouts – when he was disqualified for an unlawful downward elbow in opposition to Matt Hamill in 2009.

His remark attracted criticism on Twitter with followers calling for him to rematch Dominick Reyes.

Jones responded by hitting out at the pay in UFC by replying: “Bro I’m making an attempt to receives a commission. I’ve been beating no names for years.”

Like Conor McGregor, Jones has already threatened to stroll away from UFC over an rising pay row.

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@miketyson I’ll field you in the ring if you promise to offer me an actual struggle in the octagon afterwards. And since I respect you a lot, I promise I gained’t break something on you 👑

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 Mike Tyson is ready to come out of retirement at the age of 53

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Mike Tyson is able to come out of retirement at the age of 53Credit score: Instagram / @miketyson

He lately took to Twitter to put in writing: “Recommendation to you Younger fighters, if you’re scorching proper now. Receives a commission.

“As a lot as the Ufc is constructing your model, you’re constructing theirs.

“If you think your biggest paydays will come after being with the company for a while. You are wrong.”

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UFC champ Jon Jones has sensationally ignited speak that he might lure heavyweight legend Mike Tyson out of retirement.

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