Paul is a new and developing boxer, and should be handled with kid gloves. But because he’s also headlining pay-per-view shows, his team needs to create a storyline to get interest in the fight.
Try as he might, Jake Paul can’t seem to get away from boxing former MMA champions and is set to meet Anderson Silva this fall.
YouTuber Jake Paul will fight 47-year-old former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva this October, according to a report from TMZ Sports.
Jake Paul is reportedly set to clash with UFC legend Anderson Silva in a boxing match in October
Rumors began to swirl on Monday that a boxing match between Jake Paul and former UFC champion Anderson Silva was in the works. On Tuesday, it appears that fight is a done deal.
One of the most dominant competitors in UFC history is Kamaru Usman, a former welterweight champion.
Jake Paul is slated to fight former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva in October at a venue to be determined, multiple outlets reported Tuesday.
Jake Paul is reportedly set to return to the boxing ring in October to face MMA legend Anderson Silva.
<p> <a href="/en/persons/jake-paul/">Jake Paul</a> (5-0, 4 KOs) will fight <a href="/en/persons/anderson-silva/">Anderson Silva</a> (3-1, 2 KOs) on October 29 on Showtime Tonight in New York City, according to unconfirmed media reports.</p>