Discussion

Kellerman: Put Jones' win in proper perspective

Updated: November 21, 2003, 9:35 PM ET
By Max Kellerman | Special to ESPN.com

Roy Jones won the fight.

Fair and square. I had it 115-113 (seven rounds to five). Roy spent the first two minutes or so of most rounds outboxing Antonio Tarver in the middle of the ring, landing long right hand leads to the body. Then, at some point in each round's last minute, whether to rest, or because Tarver maneuvered him there, the normally untouchable pound-for-pound champ usually found himself on the ropes covering up.

Tarver pulled a Sugar Ray Leonard, stealing some ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ALSO SEE

MORE BOXING HEADLINES