September 29, 2022

Eddie Hearn has stated that he believes Tommy Fury goes to battle to copy the Jake Paul payday after lacking out on the battle for a second time.

The pair have been set to satisfy on August 6, nevertheless Fury was unable to enter the US for his or her press convention late final month and it grew to become unclear if he would be capable to resolve the problem in time for the battle.

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Hearn and Jake co-promoted Katie Taylor vs Amanda Serrano

Due to this fact, Jake has changed him with Hasim Rahman Jr.

The American beforehand said that he was set to pay the Brit a handbag of $2million for the battle.

Now although, he’s made him a proposal of $500,000 for a battle within the UK after he’s confronted Rahman.

In response, Tommy tweeted: “I wouldn’t get away from bed to battle you for $500k.

“Let me know once you’re able to have a severe dialog.”

Tommy is 8-0 (4 KOs)

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Tommy is 8-0 (4 KOs)

When requested concerning the scenario, Hearn informed a gaggle of reporters in a media huddle: “The issue Tommy has is the one battle for him that may generate that type of cash is Jake.

“So Tommy actually wants Jake.

“Hear, Jake wants Tommy as properly, the 2 of them make battle.

“The issue is the numbers don’t add up once you’re speaking about heavy US income, doing it within the UK and doing it on a unique timezone.

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“It’s US-centric – Jake Paul’s income streams.

“So he has to essentially do it within the US on prime time with Showtime.”

Jake sparred his next opponent 18 months ago

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Jake sparred his subsequent opponent 18 months in the past

Concerning Rahman Jr as a substitute, Hearn added: “I believe it’s opponent option to be sincere with you, intelligent.

“As a result of Hasim Rahman, he’s a boxer – and we take our hat off to Jake Paul for that.

“However he sparred him earlier than, he simply obtained knocked out by Tommy Morrison’s son.

“However I believe he’s alright, it’s good.

“They’ve had a horrible mess with Tommy Fury, they’ve spun off the again, they’ve come out the opposite aspect, they’ve obtained a reputable opponent and off you go.

“They’ve carried out job.”

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