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Former NFL RB Le’Veon Bell Beats YouTuber JMX by Unanimous Resolution in Boxing Match

Alex BallentineApril 22, 2023Chris Coduto/Getty ImagesLe’Veon Bell picked up his first official professional boxing win over “JMX” Joel Morris via unanimous decision from the XULA Convocation Centre in New Orleans.Bell won the four-round bout 40-36, 39-37 and 40-36.The YouTuber got off to a strong start in the fight. He utilized his reach in the early

Former NFL RB Le’Veon Bell Beats YouTuber JMX by Unanimous Resolution in Boxing Match

Alex BallentineApril 22, 2023

GLENDALE, ARIZONA - OCTOBER 28: Le'Veon Bell walks onto the stage before his official weigh in at Desert Diamond Arena on October 28, 2022 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Chris Coduto/Getty Images)

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Le’Veon Bell picked up his first official skilled boxing win over “JMX” Joel Morris by way of unanimous choice from the XULA Convocation Centre in New Orleans.

Bell received the four-round bout 40-36, 39-37 and 40-36.

The YouTuber bought off to a robust begin within the struggle. He utilized his attain within the early going to determine the space, and Bell had a tough time getting his punches to attach. Nevertheless, Bell had a late first-round rally to make issues fascinating:

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That ending would transform a harbinger for the remainder of the struggle. Bell landed a punch that appeared to knock down JMX within the second spherical however the referee dominated it a slip.

Regardless, Bell opened up a nasty reduce on JMX within the third as he continued to get extra comfy. He ripped photographs to the physique within the clinch and was in a position to showcase a few of his energy.

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A nasty reduce has opened up above @JMXFifa‘s left eye 🩸#JMXBell | #XSeries006 | @MisfitsBoxing

The ultimate spherical noticed JMX land a couple of strong photographs on the finish, however it was finally Bell’s evening and he seemed a lot smoother in his third boxing bout.

Bell received his boxing debut in an exhibition bout in opposition to fellow former NFL working again Adrian Peterson. The previous All-Professional choice knocked out his soccer counterpart within the fifth spherical and sparked some curiosity in his boxing exploits.

His skilled debut didn’t go as easily. Going in opposition to former UFC fighter Uriah Corridor, Bell struggled to shut the space and mount a lot offense in a unanimous choice loss. He did not precisely embarrass himself, however he confirmed a necessity for some development earlier than taking up that form of problem once more.

In that means, JMX was an ideal take a look at of his improvement. The 6’5″ YouTuber was 3-0 in boxing with wins over fellow social media stars.

Bell has indicated that he has little curiosity in a return to soccer whereas he pursues a profession in boxing.

Crossover boxing matchups with different celebrities and social media personalities is likely to be the very best route after this win, however he does have his eye on a boxing legend. He is hoping a struggle in opposition to Floyd Mayweather could possibly be an eventuality.

“I simply wish to see what it might be wish to be within the ring with him,” Bell informed Karisa Maxwell of Sporting Information. “I simply wish to see how I look. I gotta see it.”

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Mayweather has continued to make appearances on the exhibition circuit, most not too long ago defeating British actuality TV star and former Bellator fighter Aaron Chalmers.

So long as Bell retains successful fights like this one there’ll doubtless be an viewers for his efforts.

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