YouTube Star now Boxer Jake Paul will share the ring with undefeated Boxer and Reality Tv personality Tommy “TNT” Fury in a cruiserweight bout headlining a Showtime Pay-Per-View event on Saturday 18th December at the Amalie Arena in Tampa.
Paul and Fury have been exchanging barbs on Social media for the most of last eight months and Paul, who has taken on other celebrities and MMA personalities have taken a huge challenge in facing undefeated processional fighter Fury. The fight will be contested at 192 pounds.
Paul, who impressively took home a split decision victory away from his fight with Former MMA champion Tyron Woodley is taking a huge step up in opposition, putting his four fight undefeated record on the line with hopes of getting his fifth victory, while nurturing dreams of disrupting the world of combat sports.
Paul and Fury will meet face to face for the first time on Saturday November 6 in Las Vegas and will also meet in a show in Tampa on November 8th while, starting up preparations for their anticipated meeting on Dec 18th.
The fight will be brought to you by The Most Valuable Promotions, Showtime Pay-Per-View and in association with Tony Holden Promotion. The fight involving the YouTube creator Paul and Reality TV star, Tyson Fury’s younger brother Tommy Fury will be distributed by Showtime Pay-Per-View, the card will also contain some good fights in the undercard.
Tickets for the fight will begin sale on Wednesday Nov 10th and can be purchased at AmalieArena.com.
Paul (4-0, 3 KOs) started his boxing Journey back in 2020 and has grown into a big sensational in the Sport, showing some quickly developing boxing skills and coupled with his towering and outsized body-build has been able to blow through his opponents. Paul aligned with former boxing cruiserweight contender and world title challenger B.J. Flores and has been training with him since his first professional fight.
Paul has defeated fellow YouTube Star AnEsonGib, Basketballer Nate Robinson and former ONE championship and Bellator Welterweight champion Ben Askren. Paul most recently took on the biggest test in his career in Tyron Woodley and took home a split decision victory in August.
Fury has had a good boxing background and apart from the fact the fact that he is from a family with a good boxing career, he has been boxing as since he was 12 years, had 12 fights as an amateur and went on to win regional titles in those days. Fury kick-started his professional career in 2018 and has since won seven straight fights and most recently defeated Anthony Taylor on Paul Woodley Card back in August.
Tagged #PaulFury: One Will Fall, the event will be the second event promoted by The Most Valuable Promotions, which was co-founded by Jake Paul and Nakisa Bidarian.