History | Nov 08 2018

On This Day: Joe Calzaghe concludes his career by whipping the remnants of Roy Jones Jnr

Matt Bevan reflects on the day that Joe Calzaghe signed off at 46-0
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OCTOBER 8, 2008 was a day the legend Joe Calzaghe said goodbye, and perhaps the other legend he shared the ring with that day should have too.

Joe Calzaghe got the better of Roy Jones Jnr at Madison Square Garden with a unanimous points decision to retain the linear light-heavyweight belt he won from Bernard Hopkins earlier that year and leave boxing with an unblemished 46-0 record.

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