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Old 12-06-2012, 09:11 AM   #32
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Default Re: Discuss fighters Jones Jr ducked in his prime

Originally Posted by Mind Reader View Post
Not really..

People forget that there was a time when top guys were reluctant to fight Roy, they knew it would most likely be a loss, and would have to be huge money to get them to risk it.
There was always huge money in Jones's fights on HBO. Jones was just never keen on sharing the revenue when HBO wouldn't mind paying to see Jones clown lightweights instead of real challengers.
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