Jake Paul kicks off his journey in MMA by changing into the primary fighter in “PFL PPV Tremendous Combat Division” he co-created with Skilled Fighters League. The date when YouTuber turned professional boxer makes his debut as a combined martial artist is anticipated to be introduced shortly.
Skilled Fighters League additionally introduced that “a historic two-part unique partnership” will see Paul, alongside along with his enterprise associate Nakisa Bidarian, “make the most of their experience and platforms to assist recruit, market, and promote the brand new PFL PPV Tremendous Combat Division for the good thing about all prime fighters.”
The group is within the strategy of signing the fighters. In response to the announcement, these signed earn 50% of the income from PPV occasion, and turn into “true financial companions”.
‘There isn’t a restrict to the constructive affect I could make on the game’
Jake Paul was final in motion in October 2022 in Glendale, Arizona the place he defeated former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva by unanimous determination of their eight-round boxing match, scoring a knockdown alongside the best way.
“I’ve confirmed myself out and in of the boxing ring and now I’m going to do the identical in MMA, and there’s no restrict to the constructive affect I could make on the game,” stated Jake Paul. “I plan to enter the PFL SmartCage and as soon as once more present the world that something is feasible with exhausting work and dedication.”
Along with being the primary signed fighter, Paul has been appointed Head of Fighter Advocacy.
“Outdoors of the cage, equal fighter-pay and advocating for feminine fighters has been my ardour, and I’m aligned with PFL to evolve the game. I consider in PFL, their mission, and what they’ve achieved in a really quick time frame. That’s the reason I selected to associate with PFL completely, each as a fighter and a businessman.
“As Head of Fighter Advocacy, I’ll constantly promote PFL fighters and I invite all prime MMA fighters, each women and men, to hitch the PFL and get a payday like they’ve by no means had earlier than.”
Two “PFL PPV Tremendous Combat Division” occasions are scheduled for 2023, separate from PFL League Season. Extra pay-per-view occasions are deliberate for the years to come back.