By the way Roy was fighting throughout the fight, you wouldn’t had guessed the legend was 48 years old. RJJ was ducking, dodging, sticking, and moving on Bobby Gunn like the Jones of golden. Tagging Gunn at will through 8 rounds of action. Well technically 7 rounds.
Bobby Gunn would make it out of the corner for the 8th round for only 7 seconds until it was stopped, resulting in a TKO victory for Roy Jones Jr. The corner was deciding whether to stop it between rounds, but once the bell tolled for round 8 the blood streaming from Gunn’s nose made him halt the contest.
Roy Jones Jr. legendary record now expands to 65-9, 47KOs. Bobby Gunn said after the match he faced “the best boxer to ever live.”