Jake Paul and Ben Askren are set to go head to head in an eight round pro-boxing match this April 17. Jake Paul is coming off a knockout victory over former basketball star Nate Robinson, whereas Ben Askren last took on Demian Maia at UFC Fight Night, way back in 2019, and retired.
Here is how the combat sports community and Twitterati reacted to the news of Ben Askren taking on Jake Paul!
‘I’m gonna beat him up’
Jake Paul took to his Twitter account to confirm the news.
Ben then replied saying he would beat Jake Paul up, come April 17.
Dillon Danis chimed in.
Artem Lobov wasn’t impressed!
Anthony Pettis is rooting for ‘Funky Ben’.
Couldn’t agree more!