We keep hearing the rumors that MMA superstar, Conor McGregor and boxing superstar, Floyd Mayweather Jr are close to finalizing a deal to box each other in a Pay Per View showcase. Now MMA legend, Anderson Silva, and boxng legend, Roy Jones Jr are offering to box each other in the co-main event.
It all started when former multi weight champion, Jones Jr.tweeted out the following “Roy Jones vs Anderson Silva and Mayweather vs McGrgeor double headline card UFC invasion. Would be the biggest event of all time period”. The former UFC middleweight champion, Silva responded with the following tweet, “All a dream needs to be accomplished is someone who believes that it can be done. #JonesvsSilva #SilvavsJones @RealRoyJonesJr”.
Jones Jr. is coming off of a knock out win over barenuckle boxing champion, Bobby Gunn, while Silva is coming off of a controversial win over Derek Brunson.