Former YouTuber and current professional boxer Jake “The Problem Child” Paul has been contemplating an MMA debut for some time, even showing interest in joining Professional Fighting League (PFL) . After the news of Paul’s interest attracted a lot of attention, but one that stood out the most was from former UFC Lightweight Champion Khabib “The Eagle” Nurmagomedov.
The Dagestani native took to social media to offer a contract to debut in MMA under his Promotion Eagle Fighting Championship.
To which Jake Paul responded by accepting his offer only if The Eagle fights him in his debut.
The Ohio native doubled down in an interview today on the MMA Minute hosted by Brent Welwany by stating that he offered Khabib Nurmagomedov to fight him for 25 million dollars. He also said that he plans to donate his full purse to UFC Fighters to bring awareness to pay issues.
Jake Paul worried about fight fans not believing him said the following “if you don’t believe me just go look how my weeding with Tana Mongeau turned out, is no reason not to believe what I say” and we did and this is how it turned out