Jake Paul has responded to Ben Askren’s prediction of a seventh spherical knockout.
Askren vs. Paul was designed official before now, as the two are set to collide in a boxing match on April 17 promoted by Triller.
Inspite of remaining know predominantly for his wrestling, Ben Askren is extremely assured that he will be able to defeat Paul.
The previous Bellator and Just one champion, Askren (19-2 MMA), not too long ago spoke with TMZ Sporting activities in which he issued the following bold prediction for his struggle with Jake Paul.
“My goal in combating was by no means to box someone. My purpose was to get as a result of the punches and kicks and get to the takedowns and 99% of the time that worked. Naturally, there is a person time it didn’t get the job done, unfortunately (in opposition to Jorge Masvidal). My instruction was quite centered on that. That currently being explained, naturally, I’m likely to have to alter up what I was carrying out putting clever a minimal little bit. But hear, he’s a f*cking YouTube star. I’m going to beat him up,” Ben Askren explained of his approaching fight with Jake Paul.
“I have not been blessed with large electric power. I’m unbelievably slow-twitch muscle fibers. So I don’t believe it will not be more that I strike him and he goes down. But I think it will be additional like over the system of 8 rounds he realizes, ‘Holy sh*t, I’m in a combat. I really don’t genuinely like this. I’m a spoiled loaded kid. I’m just heading to obtain an straightforward way out.’ It’s heading to be a TKO. Round 6, round seven, a thing to that result,” Askren concluded.
Jake Paul caught word of the previous MMA champions bold prediction and simply scoffed at the notion of dropping to ‘Funky’ by knockout.
— ESPN Ringside (@ESPNRingside) January 27, 2021
“I really do not consider Ben Askren will even hit me. That is my prediction.” – Paul claimed.
‘Funky’ issued a speedy response asking the boxing newcomer how several bitcoins he wanted to guess.
Lol how a lot of Bitcoins does he wanna guess 😂😂😂 https://t.co/8kAWZBk5vy
— Funky (@Benaskren) January 27, 2021
“Lol. How lots of Bitcoins does he wanna guess?” – Askren responded.
Jake Paul (2-) is brimming with self esteem pursuing his devastating knockout victory around Nate Robinson this earlier slide. The YouTube sensation has allegedly “devoted himself” to boxing and ideas to obstacle Nate Diaz soon after defeating Askren this April.
Meanwhile, Ben Askren retired from MMA next his submission loss to Demian Maia at UFC Singapore in October of 2019.
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