Triller Fight Club Announced Jake Paul Following a record PPV event produced by fight clubs Ryan Kavanaugh and Bobby Sanevest, he will return to the ring on April 17, 2021. The event broke all digital fight PPV records and became the eighth most successful fight PPV in history.
Jake will be the headline for a fight club event for MMA vets Ben Askren About the tweet Ariel Helwani sent today.
The battle is contested in a 20 x 20 ring with 10 ounce gloves. It marks the first professional boxing match in Asklen’s career. Asklen still has a contract with the UFC, but sources say he’s got permission to fight from the UFC. The weight class of the fight has not yet been determined, sources say it could be a fight of 185-190 pounds.
Asklen was one of the former Bellator and welterweight champions before competing in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). During his UFC mission, he faced Demian Maia and lost due to a technical submission (rear-naked choke). He was also defeated by Jorge Masvidal via KO (Flying Knee). In his UFC debut, he defeated Robbie Lawler with a technical submission (Bulldog Chalk) UFC 235.
Jake is a YouTuber, internet personality, actor, rapper, and professional boxer. He made his boxing debut in January 2020. He defeated fellow YouTuber AnEson Gib through the first round of TKO. His second victory was a knockout of the second round of former NBA star Nate Robinson, who fought on the Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr. card in November.
This will be the second boxing event by Triller, a video production and social networking app. For more information on location and fight cards, check out FightBook MMA.
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Jake Paul will face Ben Askren in a boxing match on April 17th
https://www.fightbookmma.com/jake-paul-will-take-on-ben-askren-in-a-boxing-match-on-april-17/ Jake Paul will face Ben Askren in a boxing match on April 17th