Whether we like it or not, the Paul brothers, Logan and Jake Paul are making millions and millions from their âboxing careersâ. So far, Logan has fought the biggest name, in the former multi-weight world champion. Floyd Mayweather and with a rumor of fighting against Mike Tyson on the horizon, the 26-year-old proves that no fight (against ultra-senior legends, anyway) is out of place.
Jake, the younger of the two YouTubers, hasn’t traded blows with such big names in his four fights so far, with his last fight against the former UFC welterweight champion. Tyron woodley, which ended in a split decision, its most lucrative to date.
The next step for the 24-year-old is Tommy Fury, the younger brother of the heavyweight world champion Tyson Fury, and it promises to be another hit fight with tens of millions of dollars from Pay Per Views and tickets. So, with the big announcement made recently, let’s take a look at everything we know about combat. Read on to find out more!
When and where will the fight take place?
After months of speculation, the fight will take place in Florida, where Paul resides in a $ 10 million mansion, on December 18.
The Hard Rock Stadium, the home of the NFL Miami Dolphins franchise, has been tipped as a likely destination for the fight. However, it has been confirmed that it will take place at Arena Amalie in Tampa Bay, which can accommodate 21,500 spectators.
What are the bookmakers saying?
With Fury coming from a family of fighters and enjoying more experience with a 7-0 record, it’s no surprise that sites like Betdaq favor the 22-year-old to extend his unbeaten run with a win over Paul. At 8/15, the Briton is clearly the favorite, with Paul being less appreciated at odds of around 7/4. The draw is 9/1.
What did Fury say about the fight?
Fury, who recently flew to Las Vegas to start training camp, called out the YouTuber after comfortably beating Anthony Taylor in Paul’s fight against Woodley in Cleveland, Ohio in August.
Fury had this to say, âJake Paul should have an easy night, so he has no excuse not to fight. Let’s go with Jake Paul. I did my part, now you’re doing your part tonight.
âThere are no more excuses now, you saw everyone here and I had the greatest joy in the place. There are no excuses, no races, no hiding places, I want you next to you, bum. Let’s go.
What did Paul say about the fight?
As usual, Paul has been talking a lot in the build-up to this fight, including saying that he would give Fury an extra $ 500,000 if the Briton wins. However, if Paul is victorious, the 22-year-old must change his name to “Tommy Fumbles” – a clause Fury agreed to.
When announcing the fight, Paul tweeted, “Pucker up Timmy, it’s time to embrace your last name and your family’s boxing legacy goodbye.”
Who is on the undercard?
Puerto Rican Amanda Serrano, who is the unified featherweight champion, will once again feature in the main co-event in Miami after defeating Yamileth Mercado in Ohio, while Daniel Dubois is also tipped to travel to Florida for his second appearance on an undercard from Paul.