Jake Paul lost his unbeaten record, however, the boxing world has shown him respect after his split decision loss to Tommy Fury on Sunday in the main event of the function that garnered a lot of attention in Saudi Arabia. However, far from lamenting, in his own style, the famous YouTuber did not hesitate to ask for a rematch.
“All respect to Tommy he won, judge me by my wins judge me by my losses.” Paul said minutes after the fight. “I’ll come back. I think we deserve that rematch. It was a great fight, a close fight.”
Did Jake Paul acknowledge his loss vs. Tommy Fury?
Regardless of the result, the relationship between Paul and Fury changed, as the respect from both sides was shown at the end of the fight, in which they exchanged words of admiration. The fight was spectacular, the 26-year-old YouTuber received applause from the fans in Saudi Arabia and managed to send his rival to the canvas in the eighth and final round.
“I don’t know if I agree with the judges. I got a 10-8 round twice, so it is what it is. This is boxing,” Paul said. “Look, I’ve already won in life man, I’ve already won in every single way. I have an amazing family, amazing friends, amazing work ethic and I’ve made further than I ever thought that I would and beyond.”
Jake Paul’s unusual humility after his defeat
As for Tyson Fury’s brother, in an untypical manner, he showed his emotions after the victory, tears in his eyes denoting that this had been the most important triumph of his career. Regarding the rematch, the British boxer accepted his rival’s challenge.
Finally, despite the defeat, Jake Paul took a moment to thank the organizers of the fight in this Middle Eastern country.
“Well, shit. I didn’t think I’d ever have to make one of these videos, but shit happens I guess.” Paul said. “This is still the best job in the world. Thank you all for the support. This was an amazing event. And I’ll be back. No worries, cuz.”