In his recent appearance on Jimmy Kimmel, heavyweight boxing legend Mike Tyson expressed curiosity in preventing Jake Paul. The 55-year-old says “The Downside” Youngster is “expert sufficient” to get his consideration, whereas giving props to what Paul has achieved for the game, up to now.
“He’s expert sufficient, sure,” Tyson stated about Paul. “I’m gonna give it to him. He’s expert sufficient as a result of he’s profitable. Even when he’s preventing guys that you simply guys don’t consider is an effective sufficient fighter, they need to be capable to beat him, however they’ll’t.
“He’s beating folks that he shouldn’t actually be beating. We obtained to present him that credit score.
“And he’s doing a lot good for boxing. Pay attention, this man obtained 70 million individuals following him each time he fights. Champions of the world don’t have that many individuals following them.
“So what he’s doing for boxing is simply sensational. Nobody needs to be hating on that, he’s serving to everybody get cash. Why are individuals mad at him?”
Not lengthy after, the 25-year-old Paul issued this response by way of Twitter.
Paul (5-0), who’s coming off a highlight-reel KO win over former UFC champion Tyron Woodley, announced his return to the squared ring on August thirteenth. Different studies declare it is going to be held at Madison Square Garden, however no opponent has been named but.