Tommy Fury Responds to Jake Paul’s “Attractive” Comment: “I Don’t Really Feel the Same Towards You”

Published 08/28/2021, 6:00 AM EDT


Jake Paul, in his short yet sublime boxing run, has made more rivals than friends. That said, he has entered extensive verbal battles with hotshots across boxing and MMA, and alongside the veterans, he has also taken on newbies like himself. One such adversary on his hit list is the upcoming boxing sensation, Tommy Fury.

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

Both Paul and Fury have taken wild verbal digs, and have also challenged each other for a fight. Recently, though, ‘The Problem Child’ talked about how attractive Tommy Fury is, revealing some unusual yet hilarious comments about his rival.

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

‘TNT’, in his exclusive interaction with Behind The Gloves, opened up on the same and gave an honest take. He said, ”Thank you very much, Mr. Paul. Appreciate it. And I’ve got to say I don’t really feel the same towards you mate. I mean listen, if it comes down to nearly really, you know, he is what he is. He’s a blogger, he’s a YouTuber he’s done very well for himself and there’s no bad blood or hatred towards the man.”

In the pre-fight press conference of the Paul vs Woodley event, every pugilist fighting on the undercard took an active part. In this press event, Paul and Fury made the most out of their opportunity and went all guns blazing against each other.

Fans expected a brawl between the two, but both pugilists knew that this was not the time or place to fight. However, verbal punches were not off-limits, and these may set up a sanctioned brawl very soon.

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

Will the fans get to see Jake Paul vs Tommy Fury by year-end?

‘The Problem Child’ Jake Paul will face Tyron Woodley on August 29. On the undercard of the same event in Cleveland, Tommy Fury will enter a showdown with Anthony Taylor.

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

Both Jake Paul and Fury will look to claim a win to remain undefeated and secure a bout against each other. However, Anthony Taylor and Tyron Woodley may not want to be seen as pushovers. Hence, how Paul and Fury fare against their respective elite opponents on Sunday will play a crucial role in determining if they can face off in 2021 itself.

Watch this story – Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley Stats: Age, Height, Reach, and Record

SHARE THIS ARTICLE :

ADVERTISEMENT

Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

1778 articles

Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT