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Mike Tyson to fight Roy Jones Jr in exhibition bout

Tyson was nicknamed ‘Iron Mike’ and became the youngest ever world heavyweight champion at 20 Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson will return to the boxing ring for an exhibition fight against ex-four-weight world champion Roy Jones Jr. The bout is scheduled to take place on 12 September in Los Angeles. Tyson, 54, last fought professionally in 2005 when…

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Newspaper headlines: ‘Work out to help out’ call and ‘jobs hell’

Image caption “You’d better shape up”, is the instruction on the front of Metro to readers who have been taking it easy during lockdown. Reporting on the reopening on gyms, swimming pools and leisure centres, it says the country can “get back in shape at last”. Image caption The Times borrows Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden’s call to “work…

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Climate change: Road plans will scupper CO2 targets, report says

Image copyright Getty Images The vast majority of emissions cuts from electric cars will be wiped out by new road-building, a report says. The government says vehicle emissions per mile will fall as zero-emissions cars take over Britain’s roads. But the report says the 80% of the CO2 savings from clean cars will be negated by the £27bn…

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Coronavirus: Pools, gyms, team sport and outdoor gigs to return

Image copyright Getty Images Leisure facilities and beauty services in England will be allowed to reopen over the coming weeks, the government has announced. Pools, gyms, nail bars and tattooists will be able to open their doors again, and team sports – starting with cricket- will be allowed to resume. Announcing the changes at a briefing at No…

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