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Jones-Sheika Update!

Ticket went on sale today for multi-division former world champion Roy Jones Jr’s first hometown fight in Pensacola, Florida, since January, 1999. Coming off his loss to Joe Calzaghe in November, Jones (52-5, 38 KOs) will face Omar Sheika (27-8, 18 KOs) on March 21 at the Pensacola Civic Center. The event is being promoted by Square Ring Promotions in association with Hirsch Borao Boxing and the Pensacola Civic Center and will be broadcast live on pay-per-view. Tickets are priced at $128, $103, $78, $53 and $28 available at all Ticketmaster locations.

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