Before he become one of the most polarizing figures combat sports, Jake Paul was one of the biggest YouTubers in the country. Let's take a look at his career thus far and how he got to where he is today.
Both Jake and Logan wrestled as children. Although, Jake was never as good and successful as Logan was.
Paul first tasted fame on the now defunct app Vine. He had 5.2 million followers and had amassed 2 billion views on the app.
After Vine, Paul moved over to YouTube. He set multiple records for subscriber counts on YouTube. He has over 6 billion views on the platform.
Paul had his first fight in 2018 against fellow YouTuber Deji. His professional debut was in January 2020 against YouTuber Aneson Gib. He is 2-0 as a professional fighter.
Paul will aim to extend his win streak to 3-0 as he takes on former MMA world champion Ben Askren this weekend in order to legitimize himself as a 'real fighter'