Mike Tyson & Jake Paul Verbally Agree To $50M Fight

    Mike Tyson is in the advanced stages of talks for a fight with Jake Paul according to a report from The Sun.

    A source who counts โ€˜Iron Mikeโ€™ as a business associate says if all goes to plan the mega-money match-up will take place 2later this year.

    If all goes to planโ€™ then the fight is on,โ€ the anonymous source said. โ€œMike and Jake are on board for an exhibition bout in Las Vegas. A verbal deal has been struck to get it on, but like all forms of sports business, now itโ€™s all about the contracts and money split.

    โ€œMike is looking for a certain figure to get into the ring with a profit share guarantee.ย Jakeย obviously has that on his mind but is keen to show the world that stepping into the ring with a man once called the baddest man on the planet, takes his boxing career to the next level.

    Tyson ended his 15-year retirement from boxing in 2020 when he fought Roy Jones Jr. in an exhibition bout. The former heavyweight king looked good and was able to dictate the eight-round fight. Tyson can consider himself unlucky to have come away from the bout with just a draw.

    On the Tyson-Jones undercard, YouTube star turned professional boxer Jake Paul stretched his perfect record to 2-0 with a sensational KO win over former NBA star Nate Robinson.

    Since then, Paul has continued to pursue a career in boxing without actually facing any boxers. The 25-year-old has fought two MMA champions in Ben Askren and Tyron Woodley (x2) stretching his undefeated record to 5-0 in the process.

    The internet celebrity made in excess of $40 million from boxing in 2021. If a fight with Tyson comes to fruition, he seems set for another bumper year.

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