Jake Paul vs Tommy Fury is coming.
On Thursday, Paul and Fury announced that they had signed up to box each other at an upcoming August 6 event at Madison Square Garden in New York promoted by Paul’s Most Valuable Promotions and Showtime boxing.
See social media announcements here:
Okay folks, it grew overnight. It’s official, I’m blowing that little Fury’s head off.
Amanda Serrano and I did a double main event in the mecca of boxing.
— Jake Paul (@jakepaul) June 23, 2022
‼️ Tommy Fury has confirmed that he has signed a contract to fight Jake Paul on August 6…
— Michael Benson (@MichaelBensonn) June 23, 2022
Confirmation comes the day after Paul issued an ultimatum to Fury, giving his rival 24 hours to agree to his terms and sign the dotted line or “I’ll never give you that opportunity again.” Paul and Fury were originally scheduled to fight last December, but Fury pulled out due to injury and illness.
Fury quickly responded to Wednesday’s challenge by agreeing to an August 6 date on social media.
Paul’s post also announced who Amanda Serrano (42-2-1, 30 KOs) will take on Argentine veteran Brenda Carabajal (18-5-1, 9 KOs) in the co-main event of this card.
Paul, a YouTube star and social media phenomenon, has a 5-0 win over former MMA champions Tyron Woodley and Ben Askren as a professional boxer. In his last fight last December, Paul defeated Woodley with a stunning sixth-round knockout.
Fury is also undefeated as a pro with a perfect 8-0 record. Island of love The star is stepping back from a decision victory over Daniel Bochanski, a fight that took place at Wembley Stadium in London in April this year. He is the younger half-brother of heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury.