Jake Paul crosses paths with Floyd Mayweather and runs away
A video of influencer Jake Paul running away from boxer Floyd Mayweather on Wednesday night in Florida is going viral on social media.
The confrontation took place after a basketball game between the Miami Heat and the Cleveland Cavaliers. The youtubeur, who has caused a lot of ink to flow since his debut in professional boxing, was arrested by Mayweather and his band. He reportedly decided to leave the area before the altercation turned violent.
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“I was walking out of the game and Floyd Mayweather came out of nowhere with 50 guys, he explained on Instagram. They were waiting for me at the exit of the stadium”.
Floyd Mayweather, considered by many to be one of the greatest boxers of all time, once fought Jake's older brother Logan Paul in an exhibition bout in 2021. press leading up to the duel, Jake Paul had stolen Mayweather's cap. The incident had derailed the event.
Although no winner was determined at the end of the 8 round match, Mayweather was able to show the extent of his talent with impeccable technique.
“I stole your cap and you're still mad? Frankly, there, affirmed Jake Paul. When I saw the 50 guys start circling me, I was like, 'Okay, I'm freakin' out.
“You want to fight one on one? I have no problem with that. I'm not dumb, though. I don't need to prove that I'm tough. I'm not going to try to fight 50 guys at the same time,” he pleaded.
Jake Paul lost his first career boxing fight on February 26 in Saudi Arabia against the British Tommy Fury in a highly publicized event.
The American influencer would have received $ 30 million after the match.