The boxing world is abuzz with news that Jake Paul will face his most experienced challenger yet. Paul’s advertising business revealed on Wednesday that he will handle expert fighter Andre August in a cruiserweight match on December 15 in Orlando. This comes as a surprise to lots of, as Paul’s previous challengers have actually mostly been crossover professional athletes and ex-UFC fighters. This fight marks a shift in technique for Paul, who has had an effective profession in the ring, however is now wanting to seal his status as a major fighter by dealing with more skilled challengers.
August, with a record of 10-1 and 5 KOs, is figured out to go far for himself in this match. In a declaration, he made it clear that he’s concentrated on action and means to provide Paul a run for his cash. Many fans had actually hypothesized that Paul would take on against competing YouTuber KSI or book a rematch with Tommy Fury, however the surprise statement of August as his next challenger has actually included an unforeseen twist to Paul’s boxing profession.