Jake Paul shuts down girlfriend’s fears ahead of Mike Tyson fight

Mike Tyson Jake Paul and Jutta Leerdam

Matt Hobkinson

Jake Paul has insisted that he’s “too sharp and quick” for Mike Tyson after he shut down any considerations that his girlfriend, Jutta Leerdam, had about him being knocked out.

Leerdam, an Olympic silver medallist velocity skater, expressed her worry that Paul may be knocked out throughout his fight with Tyson later this yr.

Paul, 30 years Tyson’s junior, reassured her that he was not in danger of that occuring when the pair go toe-to-toe on the AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, dwelling of the NFL‘s Dallas Cowboys on July, 20.

“But what if he knocks you out? Is that your final fight?” Leerdam requested on the BS w/ Jake Paul podcast.

Paul smiled earlier than replying: “She retains on asking,” ultimately including “he’s not going to”.

The pair then agreed that they “shouldn’t even discuss” the state of affairs as Paul insisted that he could be an excessive amount of for Tyson to deal with.

“I’m too sharp and quick,” he stated. “Just being energetic and being the person within the enviornment for years and years now. Like I don’t even get nervous. The nerves aren’t even there anymore.”

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The fight has confirmed to be a polarising match-up. Tyson Fury has insisted that the bout is “incredible for boxing”, whereas Anthony Joshua’s promoter, Eddie Hearn, labeled it a “freak present“.

Some of the most important considerations concerning the fight are over the 30-year age hole between the pair, with considerations rising over Tyson probably struggling mind harm.

Tyson’s coach, Rafael Cordeiro, has dismissed fears in regards to the boxing legend’s well being, insisting that the 57-year-old is in nice form.

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