There has been an official announcement about the bout Jake Paul vs Ben Askren on April 17, 2021. it is indeed a great thing to see for all of the boxing fans across the world. Most recently in the mass medium, Jake Paul predicted that he was going to make the first-round knockout of Ben Askren in the upcoming super showdown.
Jake Paul is planning to add more achievement records through another quick K.O. when he takes on Ben Askren. Perhaps you have realized this. But many have slated the next opponent of Jake Paul as “serious opponent”
Although Askren does not have significant records in the professional boxing niche, he has a lot of achievements in the world of MMA. And for that, Jake Paul also respects his opponent. Askren’s accomplishments in the MMA world are not something to get overlooked by the avid fans of boxing and sports lovers in general.
Many experts also predicted that the skills of MMA can be tricky to get transformed into the boxing ring. Paul predicted the first-round KO against the former One Fighting Championship and Bellator welterweight champion.
Obviously, Askren is a great fighter and wrestler. He has his beast in the cage. But the ring is a totally different experience. Even Askren’s fans have their own concerns although they are rooting for their superstar.
In an MMA Junkie interview, Paul told Mike Bohn that he was expecting a quick knockout as the result of the fighting. He didn’t see that Askren could make it out of the first round. Although he was tough in the cage, he needed to get the hard work to make him ready for such a challenge. He was going to work harder and train harder.
So, what do you think? Will the power and speed of Jake Paul take down Ben Askren in the very first round? Or, will it be the other way around? We won’t know for sure until we can view them in the moment of truth.
Jake Paul is a famous YouTube sensation who made a huge arrival to professional boxing last year.
Since Ben is a true wrestler, Paul even said that Ben was going to try to hang on to him and wrestle him.
For the upcoming bout, Askren vs Paul will happen under the Triller banner. There has been the date for the bout. It will take place on April 17, 2021. so, make sure you circle your calendar not to miss such a great spectacle.