Boxers Tommy Fury (R) and Jake Paul face off throughout the weigh-in occasion, a day earlier than their match in Riyadh, on February 25, 2023. (Picture by Fayez Nureldine / AFP) (Picture by FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP by way of Getty Photos)
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Jake Paul vs. Tommy Fury live results [UPDATED]
After a few year-and-a-half of ready, Jake Paul and Tommy Fury will lastly conflict in the primary occasion of Sunday’s boxing card happening in Saudi Arabia.
The 2 had been initially supposed to satisfy in December 2021, however Fury pulled out of the bout on account of harm. They then had been scheduled to face off in August earlier than journey points for Fury precipitated one other postponement.
After a profitable YouTuber boxing novice bout in August 2018, the youthful Paul brother made his means into skilled boxing, ultimately debuting with a first-round TKO of fellow social media star AnEsonGib in January 2020.
Since then, Paul has remained unbeaten with victories over former NBA star Nate Robinson and former MMA champions Ben Askren, Tyron Woodley (twice) and Anderson Silva.
Fury, the youthful half-brother of WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury, made his skilled boxing debut in December 2018 and is 8-0 within the ring heading into this battle. He most lately competed in April — as a part of the undercard for Tyson Fury vs. Dillian Whyte — defeating Daniel Bocianski.
WBC President Mauricio Sulaiman has hinted the winner of this battle shall be positioned within the WBC cruiserweight rankings. Fury is technically the true first boxer that Paul could have ever confronted, although Fury doesn’t have any actually noteworthy former opponents.
The undercard shall be headlined by Ilunga Makabu defending the WBC cruiserweight title towards former tremendous middleweight and lightweight heavyweight champion Badou Jack.
[UPDATED] Jake Paul vs. Tommy Fury results
Jake Paul vs. Tommy Fury results (ESPN+ PPV, 2 p.m. ET/11 a.m. PT)
Jake Paul vs. Tommy Fury — cruiserweight, 8 rounds(c) Ilunga Makabu vs. Badou Jack — WBC cruiserweight championship, 12 roundsAshton Sylve vs. Maxwell Awuku — lightweightBader Samreen vs. Viorel Simion — lightweightMuhsin Cason vs. Taryel Jafarov — cruiserweightAdam Saleh vs. Stuart Kellogg — tremendous lightweightZiyad Almaayouf vs. Ronnald Martinez — tremendous light-weight