Celebrity Theater, Arizona, United States
Tape rankings @ Cruiserweight
Who won Jones Jr vs Phillips?
Roy Jones Jr beat Vyron Phillips by technical knockout in the 2nd round on Sunday 20th March 2016 at Celebrity Theater in Arizona.
The fight took place over 2 rounds in the Cruiserweight division, which meant the weight limit was 200 pounds (14.3 stone or 90.7 KG).
Jones Jr vs Phillips stats
Roy Jones Jr stepped into the ring with a record of 62 wins, 9 loses and 0 draws, 45 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Vyron Phillips made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 0 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Jones Jr had a massive power advantage over Phillips, boosting at 73% knock out percentage over Phillips' 0%.
Roy Jones Jr was the older man by 14 years, at 52 years old.
Phillips had a height advantage of 3 inches over Jones Jr.
Both Roy Jones Jr & Vyron Phillips fought out of an orthodox stance.
Jones Jr was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 71 more fights, and made his debut in 1989, 26 years and 10 months earlier than Phillips, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 266 more professional rounds, 495 to Phillips' 229.