Roy Jones Jr. vs. Virgil Hill

By Boxing News on December 22, 2012
Roy Jones Jr. vs. Virgil Hill
Speed, power and precision were the hallmarks of Roy Jones Jr.'s gift. (Robert Ecksel)

Whenever all-time greats stay too long we tend to forget their past achievements. When Roy Jones Jr. fought Virgil Hill on April 25, 1998 at the Coast Coliseum in Biloxi, Mississippi, he was already fighting above his ideal weight. But he was still winning, and was still considered one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the game. Hill’s record was 43-2. Jones was 35-1. Speed, power and precision were the hallmarks of Roy’s gift, and they were all on display when he got it on with “Quicksilver” Hill…

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