Jake Paul responds to challenge from half-brother Tyson Fury: ‘it’s quite embarrassing’
Jake Paul’s notoriety in the sports arena increased after defeating three consecutive opponents in the boxing ring, including a former UFC fighter, and it seems like everyone wants a chance on him afterwards.
Tyson Fury, the current heavyweight champion of WBC and Ring magazine, posted a video on his Instagram Thursday challenging Paul to fight his half-brother Tommy Fury.
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“This boxing is in my blood. I don’t play boxing,” young Fury said in the clip.
Shaquille O’Neal was also in the video encouraging the undefeated Paul to take on Fury.
“Tyson knocks out Jake the fk,” Tyson Fury said.
Paul responded to the challenge on his Instagram stories.
“It’s the grimace and the act of desperation for me,” he wrote.
Tommy Fury is also undefeated like Paul. He has won five times, with four knockouts. Fury is scheduled to fight Andy Bishop in England on June 5.
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Paul continued his response to the Furys in a video.
“Desperation seeps through the pores of the Fury family. It’s pretty embarrassing. The heavyweight world champion is on Instagram talking about Jake Paul begging me to fight his brother!”
“Look Tommy, focus on your fight in a few weeks that nobody knows by the way, this clip will be the biggest promotion of your whole fight against the f-king.”
Paul then turned to O’Neal.
“Until then, leave Shaq out of this. I’ve knocked out an NBA player before, so leave Shaq out of that. You are desperate. Tommy, you are fighting for $ 100,000, you have ladders to climb to reach my level unfortunately my friend. I’m not talking about that anymore, calm down. Fk guys. “
Paul then added that Tommy Fury would have to worry about his girlfriend “slipping” in his posts, and then posted a photo of an intentional post from Molly-Mae Hague, who allegedly asked Paul to show him when she is in the United States. send this message, claiming it was bogus.
Paul does not yet have an opponent for his next fight. While training in Puerto Rico, his advisor said ESPN Thursday that the upstart boxer has a deal with Showtime Sports to broadcast his upcoming fight.
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Paul beat Ben Askren, Nate Robinson and YouTuber AnEsonGib.