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The boxing exploits of YouTube celeb brothers Logan and Jake Paul proceed to impress and polarize the combat fan group, and the latest podcast feedback of the older brother will remember to irk many.
Logan Paul lately took half in an exhibition bout towards retired 50-0 boxing nice Floyd Mayweather Jr., through which no winner was declared. Mayweather bragged earlier than and afterward that the pay-per-view spectacle was “legalized financial institution theft.”
The eye such bouts involving amateurs have garnered are rivaled solely by the development of retired fighters returning of their 50s for related non-competitive outings, with Mike Tyson’s well-received bout with Roy Jones Jr. final 12 months the most effective instance.
The comparisons between these two non-championship realms led to Logan Paul to say he couldn’t solely feasibly face Tyson subsequent however that he may win.
He mentioned on his present ‘Impaulsive‘: “Somebody talked about Mike Tyson. Like how humorous is it? One nice at a time. Or is it like you may solely combat one? My lawyer talked about it, and he was like: ‘No, Tyson will rip your head off. You don’t stand an opportunity.’
“I’m like, ‘Bro, I actually simply went via all of this. You possibly can’t inform me I can’t beat Mike Tyson.’ Bro, he’s outdated, outdated!”
Jake Paul, who’s 3-0 in boxing with wins over three non-fighters of their respective pugilistic debuts (streamer KSI, former NBA participant Nate Robinson and ex-UFC star Ben Askren) then reassured his sibling, “You probably did higher than Conor McGregor towards Floyd Mayweather.”
Jake Paul might be again in motion in August when he faces one other UFC title, Tyron Woodley. Not like Askren, Woodley has revered hanging abilities, but it surely stays to be seen how that interprets right into a boxing ring with vastly completely different guidelines.
Each Logan Paul and Tyson are anticipated again for exhibitions, maybe earlier than the top of 2021, although there isn’t any official affirmation of any formal negotiations. You possibly can learn DAZN’s interview with Triller founder Ryan Kavanaugh, through which he supplies an replace on the state of affairs between Triller and Tyson.
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