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‘Iron Mike’ was the undisputed heavyweight champion between 1987 and 1990, in which he became the first boxer to unify the WBA, IBF and WBC titles.
Considered one of the best fighters of all time, he retired in 2005 with a 50-6 (2) record.
Jones Jr., a former four-weight world champion, last fought in 2018 when he beat Scott Sigmon.
The 51-year-old has dabbled with music himself, having released rap albums in 2002 and 2004.