Video: Issues get spicy between Jake Paul, Mike Tyson at Texas information convention

by Christina S. Brown
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ARLINGTON, Texas – Jake Paul and Mike Tyson met in a information convention setting for the second time Thursday at Texas Stay! – and issues bought just a little spicy.

For the primary time because the bout was introduced, trash speak was plentiful. In contrast to their earlier information convention in New York, cordiality dissipated because the occasion rolled on.

Paul (9-1) put down Tyson (50-6) and stated he’d be the final man to sleep him.

“I respect Mike and he’s a legend,” Paul stated. “However it’s time. It’s my time now. There’s a cause I’ve the identical birthday as Cus D’Amato as a result of I’m going to show you learn how to field, Mike.”

Tyson repeatedly referred to as Paul “fats” and questioned the YouTuber-turned-boxer’s resume and energy. He additionally promised to knock Paul out with the primary punch he lands.

“He can’t even knock out [Nate] Diaz,” Tyson stated. “[Nate] Diaz is 40 kilos. How are you going to knock me out? Who’s the opposite man? Anderson Silva. He didn’t knock out these little guys. How’s he going to knock me out? … Who did he knock out? Who did he knock out? Little kids. He by no means knocked out an actual man. Come on.”

The entire trash speak could not have even been essential to promote the combat. Based on information convention host Brian Custer, the combat broke the biggest stay fight sports activities gate in Texas historical past lower than 24 hours after tickets went on sale to the general public. A selected determine was not revealed.

Thursday’s information convention came about just a little over two months previous to the July 20 occasion at AT&T Stadium in Dallas. The occasion will stream on Netflix and mark the streaming service’s first delve into stay fight sports activities.

It’s co-headlined by a rematch of the most effective ladies’s boxing bouts ever, as Amanda Serrano (46-2-1) and Katie Taylor (23-1) collide as soon as once more. Each ladies have been additionally current at Thursday’s press convention.

Try a spotlight of the press convention within the video above.

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