Eddie Hearn has warned Jake Paul he WILL lose ‘any time he fights any boxer with means’, however it’s unlikely to be Tyron Woodley.
Nonetheless, Paul claims a battle with former UFC world champion Conor McGregor is now ‘90%’ sure to occur.
The YouTube star has attracted consideration ever since he stepped into the squared circle for the primary time in January 2020, knocking out fellow social media sensation AnEsonGib.
Nonetheless, Paul has repeatedly antagonised a number of the greatest names on the earth of boxing and in addition UFC.
Knocking out Ben Askren in April irked former teammate Woodley, with their battle now set for August 29 in Cleveland.
But regardless of grand ambitions of dethroning the likes of Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez, Matchroom Boxing chief Hearn is adamant the charade will come to an finish quickly.
“He’ll get beat in some unspecified time in the future, nevertheless it gained’t be by Tyron Woodley,” Hearn mentioned on White and Jordan.
“Any time he fights any boxer with means, he’ll lose. However he’s alright, I don’t thoughts Jake Paul vs Tyron Woodley, it’s semi-intriguing.
“Jake Paul is taking it significantly, he’s placing the work in within the health club and he’s doing the exhausting sparring so you may’t knock him in that respect.
“It’s not his fault he’s not that good, he’s simply not a boxer. He’s attempting to study to be a boxer and it’s a must to give him credit score at the least for the work he’s placing in.”
The 24-year-old has usually taken pictures at former two-weight combined martial artist McGregor resulting from his unbelievable means to generate income.
Regardless of having by no means boxed earlier than, ‘The Infamous’ raked in nearly $100million from his pugilistic debut again in 2017 in opposition to Floyd Mayweather.
And McGregor is at present prime of the Forbes’ athlete checklist resulting from his sponsorship agreements with Correct Twelve whiskey, amongst different corporations, and Paul needs a slice of the motion.
“I’m type of fascinated about it one battle at a time,” Paul informed Maxim journal.
“Something is feasible after my brother fought Floyd Mayweather, I might battle anyone after this and I believe there’s a 90 per cent likelihood of [a fight with McGregor] occurring.
“That’s the most important battle that Conor can do. It’d be the most important payday for him.”