Jake Paul to drive Tommy Fury rematch: ‘I felt flat. I obtained sick’ | Fury welcomes second battle: ‘Convey it on!’ | Boxing Information

Jake Paul will drive a rematch with Tommy Fury after he misplaced a cut up resolution of their conflict on Sunday.

Paul met Fury in an eight-round bout in Saudi Arabia. It proved to be the primary lack of his professional boxing profession but it surely was additionally the primary time Paul had taken on an opponent with a background within the sport.

In his boxing run the Youtube star turned prizefighter had overwhelmed blended martial artists, together with 47-year-old UFC legend Anderson Silva. However in Fury he was taking up an unbeaten boxing prospect for the primary time.

Tommy Fury takes the attack to Jake Paul (Photo: Skill Challenge Enterprise)
Tommy Fury takes the assault to Jake Paul (Photograph: Ability Problem Enterprise)

Paul struggled at instances, whereas Fury did present better selection. Fury obtained his jabs off first and was extra assured in his footwork and motion. That left Paul trying uncovered occasionally and weak to countering rights.

However nonetheless there have been nonetheless some shiny moments for the “Downside Baby”. He clipped Fury together with his left, catching him with that lead as a hook and jolting Fury when he threw it straight.

Even Fury famous of his antagonist: “Jake Paul took some good pictures – he is a much better boxer than I assumed he was.”

It was within the final spherical when Paul made a breakthrough, slamming the left into Fury as soon as once more, catching his opponent stepping ahead and dropping him to the canvas.

Fury was not badly damage and rallied with a robust end to the battle.

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Contained in the altering room forward of the battle, Tommy Fury loved a sing-along with brother Tyson earlier than getting his fingers wrapped

However it’ll give Paul hope and a few positives to work from.

He has made it clear that he’ll drive a rematch. Paul has a rematch clause that he intends to train.

“We are able to run it again,” Paul mentioned. “I believe we deserve that rematch.”

He continued: “All respect to Tommy, he gained. Do not choose me by my wins, choose me by my losses.”

Paul claimed he had issues in coaching camp which made him “flat” within the battle.

“I felt flat – I obtained sick actually unhealthy twice on this camp, injured my arm. This wasn’t my finest efficiency, however that is no excuse,” he mentioned.

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Tommy Fury, underneath stress to win, makes his arrival with massive brother and WBC heavyweight world champion Tyson Fury

Fury welcomed the prospect of a rematch.

“That is my first important occasion. If he desires a rematch, convey it on,” Fury mentioned.

Paul actually gave no indication he was going to desert his journey in boxing.

“That is positively a humbling expertise,” Paul mentioned however he added: “I’ve made it additional than I ever thought that I might, and past.”

Undeterred, it appears, Paul intends to see how a lot additional he can nonetheless go.