Jake Paul, the YouTuber-turned Pro Boxer has scripted his name in the professional boxing space with his terrific knockdowns and 4-0 win streak.
Jake Paul has been getting a lot of attention for his impeccable boxing record. Jake Paul’s latest opponent who he defeated was former UFC Welterweight champ Tyron Woodley.
But it seems like MMA community is not happy seeing Jake Paul beat their fighters! This is why UFC Champ Vitor Belfort has challenged Jake in a professional boxing match for $30 Million!
Jake Paul, during his interview with MMA Hour was made aware of Vitor’s challenge to him.
$30 Million Fight Offer
The MMA Hour host Ariel Helwani readout Vitor’s message aloud to Jake Paul. It said “Tell my son to don’t run away. To meet his big daddy. There’s no way out. I got $30 million. Winner takes all.”
Jake Paul immediately replied to the spontaneous challenge from Belfort on the podcast. He said “Well put [the $30 million] in escrow.”
‘You Guys Cannot Box’
The younger paul brother added “The notion that these MMA fighters think that I’m scared of them or that I’m running away is funny.”
“I am going back-to-back-to-back on these bitch ass MMA fighters. Line them up, I will take all of them down. You guys cannot box.”
Jake Paul did further added, taking a jibe at the challenger, that “I outboxed a five-time UFC f**king champion (Woodley). Vitor Belfort didn’t even come close to that many championships. You guys cannot box for s**t.”
Jake Paul’s Next Opponent
While nothing is confirmed so far, Jake Paul Vs Vitor Belfort might be an interesting fight to watch. However, the Paul brother seems to be eyeing Tommy Fury as his next opponent.
Recently, boxing legend Anthony Joshua had some words of praise for Jake Paul. Check what AJ said about Anthony Joshua here.