Jake Paul has no shortage of capacity opponents after making short work of Ben Askren on Saturday.
The polarizing YouTube megastar essential lower than two minutes to clobber Askren and uncover a predominant-round TKO victory in the carefully hyped Triller Battle Club predominant match. Grand of the originate to the boxing bout revolved round the retired Askren’s accolades in MMA, with “Funky” having won welterweight titles in Bellator and ONE Championship as neatly as owning a seize over frail UFC champion Robbie Lawler. So when he fell short towards Paul, a bunch of fundamental MMA opponents stepped up on social media to advise the social media film megastar.
Possibly before everything became Askren’s cease buddy and teammate Tyron Woodley, who became honest just a few feet away in Askren’s nook on strive towards night when Paul picked up the seize.
Woodley replied to a brash tweet from Paul, threatening to retract him out in the event that they ever met in the ring.
Trip announcing you’re a fighter for yet every other day. Strive that shit towards me i am catching a physique @jakepaul And besides you mob with hoes. I would no longer stroll into a pillow strive towards with them. https://t.co/CKVwEH5Yj2
— Tyron T-Wood Woodley (@TWooodley) April 18, 2021
“Trip announcing you’re a fighter for yet every other day,” Woodley wrote. “Strive that sh*t on towards me I’m catching a physique [Jake Paul]. And besides you mob with hoes. I wouldn’t stroll into a pillow strive towards with them.”
Woodley wasn’t the most productive frail UFC champion providing his companies as B.J. Penn became also hasty to chime in, tagging Triller and telling them “ship me a contract and I will happily knock this f*cker out in a single round.”
Unsurprisingly, longtime Paul rival Dillon Danis incessantly referred to as for the strive towards, alongside side “Let me keep the MMA community.”
let me keep the mma community
— Dillon Danis (@dillondanis) April 18, 2021
Danis and Paul luxuriate in been embroiled in an ongoing feud, which entails an incident this past December wherein Paul made Danis the purpose of a pressure-by water balloon assault. The capability matchup drew the hobby of Bellator President Scott Coker, who stated he’d be prepared to book a two-strive towards sequence for the two wherein one bout became competed under boxing tips and the replacement under MMA tips.
Even UFC Vegas 24 predominant match victor Robert Whittaker bought in on the action when asked about potentially combating Paul, joking with reporters later in the night that he would gladly signal on for that matchup and at a more cost-effective mark than what Askren became paid.
“Yeah, I’d strive towards him for much less,” Whittaker stated of Paul.
Direct out more Paul callouts under:
Kinda sucks to train nevertheless Ben askren gonna fetch whooped tonight and it’s a damn shame nevertheless perchance that YouTube man will step up and strive towards someone that in spite of everything knows how one can strive towards #wrestlingaintfighting #pickme
— Matt Brown (@IamTheImmortal) April 17, 2021
Light fancy Ben Askren I loved his wrestling career and mma career he doubtlessly would luxuriate in it wrestled me in an mma strive towards nevertheless I’ll happily avenge this loss for him! Jake and snoop at identical time https://t.co/6mnXn5sQfN
— Matt Brown (@IamTheImmortal) April 18, 2021
A Jake Stan? I’ve seen it all now
— Chris Leben (@ChrisLebenMMA) April 18, 2021
I’d indubitably lower the weight
— JIMI MANUWA (@POSTERBOYJM) April 18, 2021
In a galaxy a ways a ways away. That wants to be the next strive towards
— phil baroni (@philbaroni) April 18, 2021