We all know how celebrity matches draw attention amid all controversies and challenges. Hasim Rahman Jr. & Jake Paul were all set for the boxing fight that was supposed to happen on August 6th at Madison Square Garden and will start at 9 P.M. E.T. However, post the news release of the match many things have changed. If you are here to know about the latest update on Hasim Rahman Jr. Jake Paul Fight, keep reading!!
Jake Paul is a popular social media celebrity and is set to face Hasim Rahman Jr., son of legendary heavyweight champion Hasim Rahman. You can watch Hasim Rahman Jr. & Jake Paul boxing fight online as well. Earlier, Jake Paul was supposed to fight against Tommy Fury.
To know everything about the latest update on Hasim Rahman Jr. & Jake Paul Fight, stay tuned!
When Will Hasim Rahman Jr. & Jake Paul Fight Take Place?
The boxing fight match between Hasim Rahman Jr. and Jake Paul was set on 6th August, but the boxing fight match was canceled due to a weight issue between two competitors.
Although Rahman had signed a contract for a bout at 200 pounds, his team informed Paul’s team that Rahman planned to weigh in at 215 pounds. This created a major controversy and cancellation of the boxing match.
Rahman’s team informed that the fighter would withdraw from the fight if the bout was not at 215 pounds. Rahman took Instagram to acknowledge that he had signed a contract but also added that his body “simply would not let me do it.”
So far, there is no news if the boxing fight will even take place, but you will get updated here!
Will Jake Paul Fight Hasim Rahman Sr.?
Post the cancellation of boxing fight between Hasim Rahman Jr. and Jake Paul which was as set on 6th August. Heavyweight champion and father of Hasim Rahman Jr., Hasim Rahman Sr. has offered to fight Jake Paul and his brother Logan Paul the same night.
In a video, the legendary champion said, “If somebody would sanction this, I will fight Jake and Logan back to back. We can go eight rounds a piece. Neither one of them will make eight rounds, but we can sanction for eight rounds and I promise you, if I don’t knock Jake and Logan out, they win.”
Only time will tell who Jake Paul will have a fight with, Hasim Rahman Jr. or Hasim Rahman Sr., we will make sure to keep you updated!
The boxing fight between popular social media celebrity Jake Paul and Hasim Rahman Jr. was supposed to happen on August 6th at Madison Square Garden. To know everything about the latest update on Hasim Rahman Jr. & Jake Paul Fight, read the entire article and do share it with your friends!
Frequently Asked Questions
Is the 6th August boxing fight between Jake Paul and Hasim Rahman Jr. canceled?
Yes, the 6th August boxing fight between Jake Paul and Hasim Rahman Jr. is canceled.
Will Jake Paul fight Hasim Rahman Sr.?
So far, there is no update, but Hasim Rahman Sr. has offered to fight Jake Paul and his brother Logan Paul the same night.
Why did the boxing match get canceled?
The boxing fight match has been canceled due to a weight issue between two competitors.