Jake Paul's new opponent for July 20 bout is revealed... after controversial fight with Mike Tyson was postponed

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  • Jake Paul will reportedly look 32-year-old Mike Perry successful nan ringing adjacent month
  • His bout pinch Mike Tyson was rescheduled aft he suffered a wellness emergency
  • READ MORE:  New day for Mike Tyson vs Jake Paul conflict is announced

By Emily Selleck

Published: 20:18 EDT, 11 June 2024 | Updated: 20:18 EDT, 11 June 2024

Jake Paul will reportedly face Mike Perry successful nan ringing adjacent period aft his arguable bout pinch Mike Tyson was postponed.

Sources adjacent to nan YouTuber turned boxer told celebrated Twitter account, Happy Punch, that he is group to conflict nan 32-year-old connected July 20.

Mail Sport has reached retired to Paul's reps for comment. 


It follows news that he and Tyson will spell head-to-head on November 15 astatine AT&T Stadium successful Arlington, Texas.

The conflict was rescheduled aft 57-year-old Tyson suffered a aesculapian emergency during a cross-country formation connected May 26. 

Jake Paul will reportedly look 32-year-old boxer Mike Perry successful nan ringing adjacent month

Mike Tyson is now scheduled to look disconnected pinch Paul connected November 15 successful Texas

The highly anticipated rematch between Katie Taylor and Amanda Serrano is besides being moved to November 15 astatine nan location of nan Dallas Cowboys. 

'Although we had to postpone nan fight, I will resume training shortly,' Tyson said successful a connection this week.

 'I americium thankful to nan aesculapian unit that treated maine and to [Most Valuable Promotions], Netflix, and AT&T Stadium for moving diligently to find nan champion reschedule day for each parties,' he added.

'While we person a caller date, nan consequence will beryllium nan aforesaid nary matter erstwhile we fight. Jake Paul is getting knocked out. On Friday, November 15, watch this in-person astatine AT&T Stadium aliases unrecorded connected Netflix.'  

The fight, primitively scheduled for July 20, will beryllium nan latest sporting arena for Netflix 

The YouTuber turned boxer is yet to corroborate nan news he will conflict Perry adjacent month

Tyson was antecedently forced to apologize to fans aft he suffered an ulcer flare up, starring doctors to counsel he postpone nan bout.

'I want to convey my fans astir nan world for their support and knowing during this time,' he said successful a connection earlier this month. 

'My assemblage is successful amended wide style than it has been since nan 1990s and I will beryllium backmost to my afloat training schedule soon. Jake Paul, this whitethorn person bought you immoderate time, but successful nan extremity you will still beryllium knocked retired and retired of boxing for good.' 

Although a caller day has been announced, immoderate commentators person expressed hesitation astir whether nan conflict will ever return place. 

'Mike Tyson is 57 years old; he's almost 58 years old. They're saying it's a insignificant ulcer issue, but I don't deliberation anything's insignificant astatine that shape of your life, particularly erstwhile it comes to putting yourself successful nan due style to conflict a master boxing match,' Sports Illustrated newsman Chris Mannix said during an quality on 'The Rich Eisen Show' past week. 

He went on, 'There is genuine interest from group that are besides connected nan paper — I mean, location are different number of fights that are besides connected nan paper — astir this circumstantial paper moving forward.' 

'It's surely not retired of nan question. But again, location are group progressive who are expressing skepticism that this circumstantial conflict is going to move forward.' 


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