Jake Paul floored Nate Robinson in second pro fight on Mike Tyson undercard with Snoop Dogg delivering iconic commentary that will sadly be missing for Tommy Fury bout
Jake Paul knocked Nate Robinson out chilly in the second spherical of a quite weird fight on Mike Tyson’s undercard, with Snoop Dogg in the commentary sales space.
The YouTuber was showing in his second fight as knowledgeable boxer on the identical Triller present as Iron Mike’s comeback exhibition in opposition to Roy Jones Jr in November 2020.
Jake Paul caught everybody’s consideration with the knockout of Nate Robinson
His subsequent, and arguably greatest, fight will be reside on talkSPORT when he takes on Tommy Fury
Paul had beforehand KOd fellow YouTuber AnEsonGib in his pro debut, which got here after a white collar win over Deji.
Seeking to proceed his skilled development, he took on former basketball participant Robinson on a wild Triller PPV.
The fight started in fairly farcical trend as Robinson bum-rushed Paul after which constantly charged at his opponent, swinging wildly however failing to land clear.
Paul made him pay for his recklessness in the direction of the tip of the spherical as a counter proper floored Robinson.
He made it again to his ft and survived the spherical, however complained the shot hit him on the again of the top.
Because it turned out, the tip was nigh regardless.
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Robinson was down for a while, but recovered after receiving medical attention
Paul found another big right hand to send Robinson back to the canvas midway through round two.
A seemingly long count from the referee saw Robinson back to his feet and somehow allowed to continue despite not appearing to have his full wits about him.
The inevitable then happened as Paul landed one final huge right hand to flatten Robinson and secure the KO.
Robinson was knocked cold and needed medical attention, but eventually made it to his stool.
Tyson and Jones Jr made main headlines with their exhibition
Snoop’s commentary stole the headlines as he yelled after the primary knockdown: “Oh my God! “Lord have mercy! Oh Jesus!”
He then started choral singing whereas Robinson bought again to his ft: “Take my hand, lead me house, let me stand.”
When the tip got here in spherical two, Snoop added: “Goodnight, Irene. Oh Lord! Name the ambulance!”
He then uttered the memorable line when watching Tyson and Jones scrap.
Snoop Dogg was on commentary
“This s*** is like two of my uncles preventing on the barbecue,” he joked, which introduced laughs from his co-commentators and lots of extra at house.
He will sadly not be on commentary for Paul’s upcoming fight in opposition to Tommy Fury, which is reside on talkSPORT on Sunday night time with the rivals lastly set to fulfill in the ring in Saudi Arabia.
On the post-fight press convention in 2020, in the meantime, Paul obtained assist from Tyson, who defined that folks like the younger American are good for the game.
“They assist boxing a lot; boxing owes these YouTube boxers some type of respect.
“They need to give them some belts as a result of these guys make boxing alive. Boxing was just about a dying sport, UFC was kicking our butt.
“Now we bought these YouTube boxers, with 25million views. Boxing goes again due to the YouTube boxers.”
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