Tommy Fury and Jake Paul finally agree to fight the Love Island star and YouTuber to resolve their feud on December 18 in Tampa.
Jake Paul and Tommy Fury will resolve their rivalry on December 18 after the pair announced that a deal had been reached for an eight-round contest in Tampa, Florida.
Paul, 24, will face an opponent with boxing experience for the first time, having faced only opponents with mixed martial arts experience.
Fury, 22, the younger brother of heavyweight champion Tyson, is looking to carve out his own journey to a world title.
Tommy Fury (right) agreed to fight Jake Paul (left) on December 18 in Tampa, Florida.
The boxing rookies will finally resolve their rivalry in an eight-round contest in December.
The Love Island star has fought only seven professional times and fought on the undercard of Paul’s fight with Tyron Woodley in August.
Fury has spoiled Paul’s credentials and has long insisted the YouTube rookie won’t pose a threat in the ring, but this is by far the biggest stage the 22-year-old has ever performed on. in his young career.
His father John looks forward to a quiet work night and, along with his brother Tyson, has said that Tommy will no longer be a Fury if he loses to the American.
Paul has also raised the stakes with his British rival, pledging to pay him an additional $ 500,000 on his $ 1 million payday if he wins, but if he loses, he must change his name to Timmy Fumbles.
On Instagram, Paul wrote: ‘It’s finally official. Timothy had no choice but to sign the contract so he could finally pay his bills, buy a club jersey, and stop living off Molly!
On December 18 in Tampa Bay, I will change this woman’s name to Timmy Fumbles and celebrate with Tom Brady. Frown, Timmy … it’s time to say goodbye to your last name and your family’s boxing legacy. ‘
More to follow.