Although he was knocked out in his last fight, and been beaten in five of his last 10 fights, Roy Jones Jr. will face Bernard Hopkins on Saturday, April 3 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.

Jones defeated Hopkins in 1993 and Bernard has been vying for a rematch ever since. Jones is 41 and Hopkins 45.

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Both fighters -- undisputed furture Hall-of-Famers -- will be at a press conference in New York on Tuesday, February 9, to formally announce the fight.