“You’re Dead” – Boxing Fans Warn Jake Paul About His Next Opponent

Published 10/30/2021, 7:00 AM EDT
ATLANTA, GEORGIA – APRIL 17: Jake Paul celebrates after defeating Ben Askren in their cruiserweight bout during Triller Fight Club at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on April 17, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images for Triller)


Jake Paul never fails to make it to the news headlines. Over the past 10 months, he has remained a favorite boxing personality in the media. On top of that, he has even elevated his boxing career by locking horns with some prime combat sports names. However, as the YouTuber turned boxer never faced a pro-boxer, fans lashed out at him for the same.

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But ‘The Problem Child’ is on the brink of testing himself against a young pro-boxing gun, and that’s his biggest foe, Tommy Fury. A fight between these two recently got announced, and it’s set to take place on December 18. Citing that, many fans took it to Twitter to warn the Ohio native about Fury.

One fan wrote, “I wonder what Jake has in this contract to protect him”

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Another fan wrote, “That no knock out clause won’t work with the Fury’s”

A boxing lover even posted a picture of Tommy Fury, crediting him for his long arms. “Let’s go Tommy. Daddy Long Arms!!!”

Neil Barnaby wrote, “@tommytntfury will win this fight easily, let’s just hope it’s a real fight with no clause in the contract stopping @jakepaul getting knocked out, like his last fight! Good luck @tommytntfury”

Martin Bylies wrote, “Now we speak sensation vs reality , Jake Fall … wrong move , cash cull de sac – over finish .”

One fan wrote, @jakepaul you’re dead”

Is it written into the contract that Tommy has to box with pillows on his hands?” wrote another fan.

One more fan wrote, “a Boxing opponent at last. Surely Tommy comes to win if he has any career aspirations.”

Many other fans gave their honest reactions to the Paul vs Fury fight. And countless fans warned ‘The Problem Child’ about the Brit.

Has Jake Paul sent shock waves across the fight world by setting himself up against Tommy Fury?

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The casual boxing lovers wanted to see Jake Paul go up against a skilled pro-boxer.

That said, Paul rightly aligned himself with a perfect opponent, and not many expected him to do this. As a result, the 24-year-old undoubtedly sent shock waves across the fight world by accepting this fight.

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It will be interesting to see if this bout garners tremendous PPV buys from both casual and hardcore lovers of the sport. December 18 is when it will all go down.

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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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.

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