Maynard James Keenan & Mike Tyson

Tool’s Maynard James Keenan Reveals His Small Part In Mike Tyson’s Latest Comeback Fight


Maynard James Keenan, the voice at the forefront of Tool, A Perfect Circle & Puscifer, has revealed he played a small role in boxing legend Mike Tyson‘s approaching comeback fight. The 57-year-old former world champion is preparing to step back into the ring on July 20th for a fight against influencer turned boxer, Jake Paul.

In a post shared on social media yesterday, March 15th, Keenan revealed that Tyson‘s training camp for the fight began at Keenan‘s own Verde Valley BJJ facility, which he co-founded in Cottonwood, AZ. Keenan, a long-time fan of combat sports, who recently earned a black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu, commented:

“Honored to have @miketyson grace our small town academy, @verdevalleybjj . His Training Camp for @jakepaul vs @miketyson began under our roof. Gonna be bragging about that for a bit. Long after y’all are tired of hearing about it. Deal w it”

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