Jake Paul has been warned that he would take a loss in opposition to Bellator fighter Dillon Danis, who’s an in depth pal and coaching accomplice of Conor McGregor.
Danis has been nursing an harm that has stored him out of the cage for nearly two years, and has been engaged in a long-running feud with Paul and his brother Logan.
The pair virtually got here to blows in LA late final yr when Paul interrupted an interview between Danis and former UFC star Brendan Schaub by throwing rest room paper on the BJJ black belt.
And now Danis has been tipped to cease the YouTube star within the boxing ring by fellow Bellator fighter Peter Queally.
Queally, who lately defeated Patricky ‘Pitbull’ Freire to propel himself up the light-weight rankings within the MMA promotion, has been in New York since defeating the quantity two contender earlier this month.
And whereas in Danis’ hometown, the pair obtained to sparring, with Queally revealing that the American has improved his putting to such a level that he might beat Paul, who’s an undefeated 3-0 professional boxer with three KOs.
“Hadn’t sparred Dillon Danis in ages and truthfully was simply gassing him up in regards to the Jake Paul struggle the previous few months as a result of he’s my pal,” Queally posted to his 250k+ Instagram followers.
“That is precisely what you need to be doing by the best way, if your folks aren’t gassing you up each likelihood they get then they aren’t your folks.
“However anyway, after what I witnessed from him at present, I’ve now seen sufficient empirical proof to say he beats Jake in a boxing match.
“Set it up!”
Paul reportedly provided Danis a career-high purse to struggle in March, however resulting from harm the BJJ star needed to flip the struggle down, which drew the ire of the Ohio native.
As an alternative, Paul took on former Olympian and Bellator champion Ben Askren, whose 19-2 MMA document is rather more spectacular than Danis’, stopping him inside two minutes of the primary spherical.
Nevertheless, Danis now claims that he’s now returning to his finest, and has referred to as for the struggle to be rescheduled, which the Paul brothers have poured chilly water on lately.
However the YouTuber simply signed with Showtime boxing, which may very well be a blessing for Danis whose promotion Bellator MMA are additionally broadcast on the station within the US.
Paul has lately entertained the opportunity of an exhibition match with boxing legend Floyd Mayweather, just like the one wherein his brother is participating this summer time.
Logan will face the 50-0 pound-for-pound nice Mayweather on the Exhausting Rock Stadium in Miami on June 6, however the headlines at their press convention had been stolen by Jake when he instigated a brawl along with his brother’s opponent.
Finally although, Jake seems to be forging a barely extra respectable profession in boxing, and Danis would appear to be a extra logical subsequent step for his professional profession.