BREAKING: Jake Paul set to take on Nate Diaz on August 5

The boxing bout between Jake Paul and Nate Diaz has been made official for August 5

Paul will return to the squared circle to take on the former UFC title challenger

Nate Diaz will also be making his professional boxing debut.

The bout is scheduled to take place in Dallas, Texas and will be an 8-round bout contested at 185lbs.

Jake Paul shared the news on his Twitter account

He also took a jibe directed at Diaz in his caption 

He wrote: "August 5th we commemorate the funeral for Nathaniel Diaz as we send him in casket back to Dana...

Refreshments will be provided at the service...Black Tie Attire. Watch #PaulDiaz live on DAZN PPV globally."

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