Jake Paul has played a handful of fights at Canelo Alvarez so far this year and has always insisted that he aims to fight the boxing legend within a few years. Now after his knockout win over Tyron Woodley in their rematch on Saturday, ‘The Problem Child’ is once again in pursuit of boxing’s biggest star.
The first professional boxing match between Jake Paul and ‘T-Wood’ took place in August and saw Paul win via split decision. Woodley has entered a brief confrontation with Paul again after Tommy Fury pulled out of his fight with ‘The Problem Child’.
Jake Paul made it 2-0 in the series against Tyron Woodley after beating him by KO in the sixth round in their rematch on December 18. Watch him incredible knockout against an MMA veteran like Woodley, Paul took to Twitter to warn Canelo Alvarez. ‘The Problem Child’ posted the following tweet:
“I hope you are training @Canelo”
The fight between Jake Paul and multi-category boxing world champion Canelo Alvarez is unlikely to materialize anytime soon. However, Paul has set his sights on boxing with a few other big-name combat sports athletes.
The 24-year-old has named many of the top MMA fighters after his win over Woodley. Some of the names include UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman, Jorge Masvidal, Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor.
The consensus is that Paul will rematch in early 2022. Regardless, details on the exact date or opponent for his next fight have yet to be clarified.
Meanwhile, Canelo Alvarez – who has won the boxing world title in four separate weight divisions – will try to become a five-division champion by battling Ilunga Makabu for the WBC cruiser belt in 2015. 2022.
As Canelo Alvarez Gives Her Thoughts On Jake Paul
Canelo Alvarez was initially criticized Jake Paul and claim that ‘The Problem Child’ has no respect for the sport of boxing. However, Alvarez has since credited Paul for bringing a newer audience to the world of boxing.
In an interview with TMZ Sports Earlier this year, when asked if he was impressed with Paul’s boxing, Alvarez responded by saying:
“Oh, it’s hard to say that. But, man, maybe it’s good for boxing now, like, for other audiences. So we don’t know. We don’t know about him. That’s what it is.”
Watch Canelo Alvarez weigh in on Jake Paul’s boxing skills in the video below:
Furthermore, talk to FightHype, Canelo Alvarez indicated that he does not rule out the possibility of going against Jake Paul in the next few years. Alvarez stressed that Paul will have to improve a lot and keep winning if he wants to fight against him.
Watch Canelo Alvarez talk about a potential relationship with Jake Paul in the video below:
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