the famous youtuber Jake Paul and living UFC legend Anderson Silva will square off in a boxing match on October 29 at the Gila River Arena in Gle
the famous youtuber Jake Paul and living UFC legend Anderson Silva will square off in a boxing match on October 29 at the Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona.
The fight will be broadcast on Showtime PPV and will be 8 rounds at 187 pounds. The clash comes after attempts to face Tommy Fury and then Hasim Rahman Jr in August failed for Paul.
Paul, 25, is 5-0 in his professional boxing career, including two wins over former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley.
Anderson Silva, 47, posted a record of 34-11 with one no-contest during his impressive professional MMA career. He defended the middleweight title 10 times amid a 17-fight win streak.
An honor for Jake Paul
“It is an honor to have the opportunity to share the ring with one of the best in the UFC of all time. On October 29, I will humbly walk into the ring, touch gloves with a living legend, and do my best to exterminate ‘The Spider.’”