YouTube-turned-boxer Jake Paul has just a few fighters lined up for his subsequent bout, and considered one of them may quickly be retired UFC legend Vitor Belfort, after he threw down the gauntlet to the tune of $30 million.
After The Problem Child’s victory over Tyron Woodley, extra MMA fighters have been wanting a bit of the spectacle that precedes a Paul combat. And Jake isn’t backing down from the fixed consideration he’s been attracting.
Throughout an interview with The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani, the titular host obtained a message from The Phenom live throughout his interview with Paul.
“‘Inform my son to don’t run away. To fulfill his massive daddy. There’s no method out. I obtained $30 million. Winner takes all,’” Helwani learn Vitor’s message to Paul.
Whereas the challenge was a shock within the second, Paul wasn’t about to again down from the live callout and met Vitor’s phrases in type.
“Properly put [the $30 million] in escrow,” Paul replied to Belfort’s challenge whereas hitting out at fighters speaking down at him. “The notion that these MMA fighters assume that I’m petrified of them or that I’m operating away is humorous.”
Nonetheless on the rise, Paul has to date had 4 wins since entering into the ring.
The standard of his opponents had acquired its share of criticism, however his win towards Woodley began to construct on his preventing status.
“I’m going back-to-back-to-back on these bitch ass MMA fighters,” Paul mentioned. “Line them up, I’ll take all of them down. You guys can’t field.”
Whereas this doesn’t imply that Belfort vs Paul has the greenlight, it does give The Drawback Baby a tantalizing goal if he desires to safe his subsequent opponent. He continued: “I outboxed a five-time UFC f**king champion (Woodley). Vitor Belfort didn’t even come shut to that many championships. You guys can’t field for s**t.”
Paul has just a few names that apparently need to step into the ring with him subsequent, and it’ll be attention-grabbing who he finally ends up going toe-to-toe with after Woodley.