The long-awaited exhibition combat between the previous heavyweight Mike Tyson Y Roy Jones Jr. It’s only a few hours away from happening, and the earnings for every fighter for taking part within the boxing present have already been introduced.

Tyson, 54, whose final motion within the ring was a 2006 exhibition combat in opposition to Corey Sanders after a 2005 loss to Kevin McBride, will obtain 10 million {dollars}, in response to a Yahoo Information report. Jones will earn considerably much less: one million {dollars}.

Tyson beforehand stated that he intends to donate his proceeds to charity. In an interview final July with TMZ, Tyson stated his revenue “will go to varied charities, so nobody must fear about me getting wealthy or jealous and saying I am doing this for cash.”

He added that “I get nothing and I really feel good doing this as a result of I can.”

Regardless of a show that Andy Foster, govt director of the California State Athletic Fee, unflatteringly referred to as a “powerful sparring session,” the Tyson-Jones combat is scheduled for eight rounds.

As well as, the combat on November 28 will likely be scored by a acknowledged sanctioning physique, and the winner may even obtain a belt.

Tyson has even hinted in current weeks that he might need further fights in your futureno matter how Jones’s develops.

The primary undercard for Saturday’s boxing night time on the Staples Heart in Los Angeles is scheduled for 9 pm ET.