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Hryunov: Roy Jones To Tour Russia, Seek Citizenship

By Luke Furman

According to Russian promoter Vladimir Hryunov, former four division world champion Roy Jones Jr. will have another tour of Russia, with music performances in Kursk, Sochi, Krasnodar and Belorechensk. Jones has fought in Russia, twice, with a knockout loss to Denis Lebedev in May 2011 and a win over a fringe contender from France in December 2013.

Hryunov says Jones is going to obtain Russian citizenship and register in Belorechensk and Krasnodar.

"In May, Roy will go on tour in Russia. He will visit Kursk, Krasnodar, Sochi and Belorechensk" - said Hryunov. "We have already received an offer from a construction company that is ready to do the construction of houses for Jones [to live in Russia]."

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by makeMeSushiRoll on 01-16-2014

Comrade Roy... I lol'd

Comment by Koba-Grozny on 01-16-2014

[QUOTE=Tyler_Durden;14136697]Interesting...[/QUOTE] It is interesting..Roy's earned a fair bit of money in Russia and his name is still a big sell over there. He's had 2 relatively big fights and did a promo tour for Hyrunov last year I think. Hyrunov…

Comment by Jloro on 01-15-2014

Roy is spying on Russia. He faked losing fights so he can save America

Comment by Tyler_Durden on 01-15-2014

Interesting...

Comment by ИATAS on 01-15-2014

Captain Hook? It's now Comrade Roy! Boxers of the world unite!

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