The exhibition bout between YouTuber Jake Paul and UFC star Ben Askren is arising this month.
Paul is constant his contentious foray into skilled boxing following his shock win over ex-NBA participant Nate Robinson final yr.
Within the aftermath of that win, Paul and Askren started their confrontation and that advanced into their confirmed combat.
The bout – and the weird undercard earlier than it – will happen on the unbelievable 79,000-seater Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta.
Justin Bieber and Snoop Dogg will carry out as a part of a star-studded line-up on the night time.
Paul v Askren: Date and the best way to watch
The exhibition occasion will happen on Saturday 17, April and is being held at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia.
UK followers can count on the motion to get underway after midnight with Paul v Askren slated for round 5am.
Will probably be reside streamed on social media website Triller within the USA on the worth of $49.99. FITE TV will broadcast it within the UK and it’ll value £17.
Paul v Askren: Undercard
The undercard will characteristic a singular mixture of fights together with British millionaire nightclub proprietor Joe Fournier dealing with Colombian reggaeton musician Reykon.
In the meantime, former WBA super-lightweight champion Regis Prograis and ex-UFC heavyweight star Frank Mir can even be in motion.
- Jake Paul v Ben Askren
- Regis Prograis v Ivan Redkach
- Steve Cunningham v Frank Mir
- Joe Fournier v Andres Felipe Robledo Londono
Paul v Askren: What’s been stated?
Jake Paul: “I began boxing two years in the past and I’m nonetheless going to knock his ass out quicker than Masvidal.
“These MMA guys suppose as a result of they throw punches they know the best way to field.
“The world complained as a result of I knocked out a basketball participant and never an actual fighter. So now I’m giving the individuals what they need by taking over a ‘actual fighter.’
“After Ben Askren is added to my knockout meme assortment, what can anyone say?
“Askren has 20-something MMA fights has been in there with Robbie Lawler, he’s a troublesome man. I believe anybody would have been knocked out by Masvidal’s knee. That knee that landed would have knocked anybody out.
“However these MMA guys, simply because they throw punches they suppose they will field.
“For this reason I’m assured in my means to destroy this man. They haven’t any head motion, they’re sluggish, they aren’t going to the gymnasium daily and boxing.”