YouTube boxer Jake Paul issued a problem to Tommy Fury, giving the Love Island star 24 hours to lastly conform to a boxing match… and it appears to be like just like the Brit was as much as the duty.
Jake Paul is gearing up for his subsequent battle this August at Madison Sq. Backyard, the place he’ll step within the ring on the identical card as feminine boxing legend Amanda Serrano.
Nonetheless, his opponent nonetheless has but to be decided after months of preparation… and time is counting down quick.
Within the weeks main as much as his match, ‘The Downside Baby’ has been calling out big names within the fight sports activities house — most not too long ago, the UFC’s Nate Diaz, who has requested to be launched from his contract for an opportunity at boxing Paul.
In between these talks, although, have been rumors that Paul will face off towards Tommy Fury. The 2 had been initially slated to face off final 12 months, however Fury pulled out of the bout last-minute on account of an harm, prompting Jake to tackle former UFC champ Tyron Woodley for a rematch.
Now, although, a bout with Tommy is wanting way more possible. Paul challenged Fury in a pointed tweet on June 22 — a bit of over a month from his battle date — giving the British boxing star 24 hours to simply accept his provide.
“Tommy Fury, you pulled out final 12 months,” he wrote. “Then you definitely conform to battle me now, however your dad is making an attempt to drag you out once more?”
“We’ve given you the whole lot you requested for,” he continued. “$2M purse, VADA testing, Tampons. You’ve gotten 24 hours to clear this up or I’ll by no means offer you this chance once more.”
Tommy Fury, you pulled out final 12 months. Then you definitely conform to battle me now however your dad is making an attempt to drag you out once more?
We’ve given you the whole lot you requested for
$2M purse ✅
VADA testing ✅
You’ve gotten 24 hours 2 clear this up or I’ll by no means give u this chance once more
— Jake Paul (@jakepaul) June 22, 2022
Paul was referencing latest statements made by Tommy’s father, Tommy Fury Sr., who not too long ago decried any talks of a battle between Paul and his son, calling the ordeal a “pile of sh*t.”
That doesn’t have followers satisfied, although, as promoter Eddie Hearn claimed in a June interview that he’d heard rumors of a Jake vs Fury battle taking place “quickly.”
A couple of minutes later, Fury shot again with a particular reply: “See you August sixth, pal.”
See you august sixth pal. https://t.co/0kEKmHthJj
— Tommy Fury (@tommytntfury) June 22, 2022
It appears to be like like this highly-anticipated bout is lastly on, giving followers a rush of pleasure as Paul takes on an opponent many have been calling for since his boxing debut again in 2018.