The boxing world has been left stunned after YouTuber turned boxer Jake Paul outlasted UFC legend Anderson Silva in his biggest fight to date.
The 25-year-old scored a knockdown in the eighth round to take the win by unanimous decision (77-74, 78-73, 78-73).
Paul, who has faced criticism throughout his short boxing career, showed he has the patience and striking ability to compete with the best and couldn’t help but commend his opponent.
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“He took so many hard shots throughout the whole fight. Dude’s a real dog… He’s the toughest guy in the world, I swear to god,” Paul said of Silva.
Silva previously held a 3-1 record in the boxing ring, but went down to Paul who now boasts a record of 6-0 with four knockouts.
The boxing world gave Paul his praises, and some even went as far to label him a “god”.
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