Ben Askren vs Jake Paul boxing match confirmed. Who wins?

Discussion in 'MMA Forum' started by iloverachel, Jan 28, 2021.

  1. f1ght3rz

    f1ght3rz Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Jan 31, 2018
    The only way i can see Askren winning this is making it a dog fight on the inside and hoping for Paul gassing out of his mind after a few rounds. But i honestly do not believe Askren has even 50% of the necessary skillset to fight on the inside with success against a taller and bigger guy. He's probably the worst MMA striker out there. Even Mickey Gall is a boxing technician compared to Askren. I'm going with Paul via Decision.
  2. Malph

    Malph Well-Known Member Full Member

    Mar 31, 2007
    Askren is counting on his physical toughness to see him through. You don't get to be a wrestler of his caliber without being extremely tough mentally and physically

    He is counting on Paul to fold when the going gets tough.

    I don't think it will be enough. I'm taking Paul in 2.
  3. elmaldito

    elmaldito Educating racists n da ring & streets since 98 Full Member

    Jun 11, 2009
    ya but you know he pays them a nice fee. Hes getting work not live sparring. Huge diff.