Duel between Mike Tyson and Jake Paul is sanctioned as a professional fight and has a defined number of rounds

Despite the age difference of more than 30 years, Mike Tyson and Jake Paul will face each other in an eight-round professional fight

VIDEO: See what the first fight between Mike Tyson and Jake Paul in boxing was like. Photo: Reproduction/Twitter/@netflix

First face-off between Tyson and Paul in boxing. Photo: Reproduction/Twitter/@netflix

The hammer is down. The long-awaited duel between Mike Tyson e Jake Paul, on July 20th, will be fought according to professional boxing rules and will not be an exhibition fight, as was previously speculated. The information was confirmed by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, the body that sanctions combat, and initially released by the North American 'ESPN'.

Furthermore, it was defined that Mike Tyson e Jake Paul will face each other in up to eight rounds of two minutes each, with 14-ounce gloves.


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“I wasn't kidding when I said it would be a real fight. See you in July”, Paul posted on social media.

This will be the 59th professional fight of Mike Tyson in noble art. Former heavyweight champion and legend, the American has a professional record of 50 wins, with 44 knockouts, and six losses.


YouTube star and digital influencer, Jake Paul He began dedicating himself to professional boxing in 2020 and has had ten fights since then, with nine wins, six by knockout, and only one defeat.

Mike Tyson e Jake Paul face each other on July 20th in the main event of the event hosted at AT&T Stadium, home of the Dallas Cowboys football team in Arlington, Texas. The event will be broadcast globally by Netflix.

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