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Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren fight date, time, PPV price, odds & location for 2021 boxing match

Jake Paul is set to fight in a different boxing match, even though this time it’s going to be a a great deal much more worthy opponent in Ben Askren.

Paul initially fought KSI’s minimal brother Deji Olatunji as an amatuer in the undercard for the very first Logan Paul and KSI fight (which he received immediately after Deji forfeited). He then turned qualified, profitable by way of TKO in excess of YouTube personality AnEsonGib. His next qualified fight was from previous NBA player Nate Robinson, and Paul received with a vicious knockout.

Now he faces Askren, a retired MMA fighter and Olympic wrestler. When Askren has an impressive resume, he’s also under no circumstances fought in a boxing match ahead of. Askren and Paul have distinctive views about how that will variable into this fight.

Related: Jake Paul accused of sexual assault by TikTok star

“This is boxing as opposed to MMA, and you might be heading to see the variance,” Paul stated all through the fight push meeting. “You are heading to see the variance of a wanna-be fighter, a person who choked in the Olympics, a person who choked in the UFC, and now a person who is heading to choke from Jake Paul. I am heading to end this guy’s occupation.”

Askren, on the other hand, states this will be an straightforward changeover.

“When you think about it, boxing is so a great deal less difficult than mixed martial arts. You just have to get your two palms and punch any person in the facial area,” Askren stated to MMA Battling. 

Whilst he does acknowledge it’s a distinctive activity. But he’s however self-assured expressing, “If I want to beat up an beginner boxer, it ain’t gonna get me much more than a few months of coaching to do so.”

Listed here is every little thing you require to know about Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren, including the start off time, odds, full fight card and how to view the party on pay out-for each-view.

When is the Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren fight?

  • Date: Saturday, Apr. seventeen
  • Time: nine p.m. ET | 6 p.m. PST

The Jake Paul and Ben Askren fight is set to get put on Saturday, April seventeen at close to nine p.m. ET. There are a few undercard fights ahead of the most important party, so the time could get pushed again if individuals fights previous longer than expected.

How to view Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren

Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren will be out there to stream dwell on Triller Struggle Club.

Triller Struggle Club is an enjoyment system from the social media business Triller. All you genuinely require to know is that the fight will be available to stream on the web (in any browser) or via the FITE application, delivered you are linked to the world-wide-web. The FITE application is available on your cellphone, pill, web browser and Tv set. And if you skip the party dwell, a replay will be manufactured out there with your PPV invest in.

How a great deal does Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren cost?

The Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren pay out-for each-view party expenses $49.99 in the United States. The fight can be requested at FITE.Tv set, Triller.com and main cable/satellite Tv set providers. 

Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren fight announcers

The English commentary team will element a variety of distinctive stars. Snoop Dogg will make his return immediately after getting lots of praise for his operate in Paul’s previous fight. Also integrated will be Mario Lopez, comedian Pete Davidson, Victoria’s Secret angel Taylor Hill and TikTok stars Charli and Dixie D’Amelio.

Also integrated will be Al Bernstein (sportscaster), Mike Coppinger (boxing reporter), Sean Wheelock (MMA commentator) and Roman Flores.

The place is the Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren fight?

The Jake Paul and Ben Askren fight will take place at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta.  Paul has beforehand fought in Los Angeles and Miami.

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Who is Jake Paul?

Jake Paul is a 24-12 months-previous YouTuber and social media influencer. He very first received awareness on the now-defunct video application Vine exactly where he would submit 6-next movies together with his brother, Logan. He also had a well known job as Dirk Mann on the Disney Channel series Bizaardvark.

He received fame mainly on YouTube, although, exactly where he at this time has twenty.3 million subscribers. His movies have amassed in excess of 6.8 billion views in overall. On Instagram, Paul at this time has 14.8 million followers. He because has transitioned from being a YouTube identity into a qualified boxer. 

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Who is Ben Askren?

Askren is a retired MMA fighter who was the former Bellator and ONE Welterweight Champion before competing in the UFC. He also competed as a wrestler in the 2008 Olympics. Just after slipping quick of a medal in the Olympics, Askren turned to several MMA outlets. He finished at the UFC exactly where he had a 19-2 report ahead of retiring from the activity. He’ll be earning his boxing debut in his fight from Paul.

Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren odds

  • Jake Paul: -a hundred ninety
  • Ben Askren: +148

Jake Paul is the betting favourite at -a hundred ninety with Ben Askren sitting down at +148, in accordance to the FanDuel sportsbook. As the odds at this time stand, you’d require to bet $a hundred ninety on Paul to get a $100 financial gain. A $100 bet on on Askren would produce a $148 return.

Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren full card

  • Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren Cruiserweights
  • Regis Prograis vs. Ivan Redkach Junior Welterweights
  • Steve Cunningham vs. Frank Mir Heavyweights
  • Joe Fournier vs. Reykon Light-weight Heavyweights