Jake Paul vs Ben Askren Boxing Match Set For 2021

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Fresh off his one-sided beatdown of former NBA star Nate Robinson, we will now see YouTube sensation Jake Paul vs Ben Askren.

On Tuesday afternoon, Chael Sonnen announced the bout stating, “@jakepaul doesn’t trust many in the media to spread the word…. I’m was told “Ben then Dillion.”

Jake Paul vs Ben Askren?

Askren took to his Twitter account to make the news official.

Paul (2-0) as a boxing star, came from the YouTube world and has earned knockout victories against AnEsonGib and most recently the knockout of Robinson in the co-main event of the Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr. fight card.

Askren has not stepped foot inside the squared circle, however has an elusive MMA career and has a notable wrestling background. The 36-year-old retired following two defeats inside the UFC octagon.

“Funky” holds a 19-2, 1NC record in MMA and has held titles in Bellator and ONE Championship.

With everything the Paul brothers do, this could very well be a marketing ploy, but who knows? Could 2021 possibly be any stranger than 2020 and we actually see Jake Paul vs Ben Askren?


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Jeremy Brand started up this lovechild called back in 2009. It began as a hobby project and has turned into much more. In his spare time, you can find Jeremy on the mats, as he is a brown belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.

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