Jake Paul defeated Ben Askren again in April in lower than two minutes.
‘Funky’ was the very first fighter that Paul confronted. Previous to the Askren battle, Paul beat a fellow YouTuber AnEsonGib and former NBA participant Nate Robinson. He has gained all three fights by KO/TKO. The 24-year-old has the most important problem of his younger profession this Sunday, August 29 staring down the all the time harmful ‘Chosen One’ Tyron Woodley.
Askren has had this to say regarding the battle Sunday and the way it will mirror on his previous battle with Paul.
“I’m nonetheless not beneath the conclusion that [Jake Paul] is a superb boxer, He did hit me one time actually good, but it surely wasn’t like he beat me soundly over six rounds. He does hit laborious, I assume we’ll give him credit score for that. I inform you what, if he’s capable of beat Tyron, I’ll most likely really feel significantly better about what occurred to me, as a result of I’ll assume ‘rattling, Tyron’s actually good.’ I believe that’s most likely unlikely, however in that case, that’s most likely what I’d assume.” (H/T bloodyelbow)
Askren tends to consider that Woodley is the higher fighter and can be shocked if he have been to lose to Paul this weekend.
The 39-year-old continues to be in large combating form and has been taking the coaching for this battle very severely. His will to win might have risen a stage with the run within the beloved ‘Mama Woodley’ had with Paul’s camp members.
Whether or not you want Paul or not, it’s plain he has some energy in that proper hand. On the press conferences held yesterday, Paul defined how he feels he can showcase his full arsenal towards Woodley.
“Individuals will see… this child can battle. He’s received abilities, he can take a punch. That gasoline tank is sweet. That inside combating is sweet. That physique work is sweet. That jab is sweet. That 1-2 is sweet. I’d come out southpaw, I haven’t even proven that but.” Paul mentioned at yesterday’s press convention. He has been promising a KO blow to ‘The Chosen One’ as he did to Ben Askren earlier this yr.
Does a KO from Jake Paul this Sunday make Ben Askren’s loss look any higher?