Review: 2004-05-15, Antonio Tarver and Roy Jones Jr faced for the first time in 2003, fight ended in favour of Roy Jones, but in 2004 there was the rematch. This time Tarver knocked Roy Jones Jr out in just two round! Antonio Tarver entered the fight with a record of 21-2-0 while Roy Jones Jr had a record of 49-1-0. Tarver vs Roy Jones Jr 2 was named Ring Magazine “Knockout of the Year” and was valid for the WBC, WBA, IBO and WBF (vacant) light heavyweight titles. Watch the video!
Where: Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Division: light heavyweight (175 lbs, 79.4 kg)
Title: WBC, WBA, IBO, WBF (vacant) light heavyweight titles
Result: Antonio Tarver def. Roy Jones Jr (KO at 1:41, round 2)