Jake Paul finally reveals that he’s ready for a KSI boxing match, on one condition


Jake Paul has suggested that he would someday like to go one-on-one with Olajide ‘KSI’ Olatunji in the boxing ring, after defeating his YouTube rival Joe Weller. 

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KSI has been strongly linked towards another bout with his Jake’s brother, Logan Paul, for quite some time, after their highly anticipated clash in August 2018 ended in a draw. 

However, Jake has now confirmed that he would only clash with the man his brother couldn’t beat, as long as there’s a repeat of what was dubbed as the biggest white collar boxing match of all time. 

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After successfully defeating Weller in the squared circle, he was asked whether or not he thought KSI only wants to fight him because he would have a better chance of winning. “Exactly, 100 percent” was his response. 

Jake Paul also discussed potential opponents that he could face in the meantime, seemingly edging towards other YouTubers that have a bigger reach – and he’s not talking in boxing terms. (For mobile readers, the post-match interview starts at the 3:45 mark in the video below)

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“He doesn’t have enough clout,” he responded YouTuber AnEsonGib’s name was mentioned, but Paul certainly seemed interested in one particular opponent – Deandre Cortez ‘Soulja Boy’. 

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“I really want to lock down the Soulja Boy thing, though. I think he needs money,” he said, before breaking into laughter. “Yeah, he needs a cheque.”

KSI was quick to respond to the comments on Twitter, suggesting that he will soon release a video review of Weller’s recent defeat. 

Whether or not we will see Jake Paul – or even Logan Paul – take on KSI in the near future remains to be seen, but it will be interesting to see how the latter responds in his response video. Will he issue a challenge?