Fight Purse Revealed for Jake Paul Vs Anderson Silva Boxing Match


The fight purse for tonight’s highly anticipated Jake Paul vs Anderson Silva boxing match has been revealed.

Paul and Silva are set to hit the pay-per-view live tonight at the Desert Diamond Arena in Glendale, Arizona. The 25-year-old ‘The Problem Child’ would enter the contest with 5 consecutive victories, 4 of which came by knockout.

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Jake Paul (5-0) won a KO over Tyron Woodley last December, which served as revenge after he was knocked out in a split decision in August. The YouTube sensation had a TKO win over Ben Askren, a KO win over Nate Robinson and a TKO win over fellow YouTuber AnEsonGib in his boxing debut.

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Meanwhile, Anderson Silva (3-1) turned to boxing soon after his release from the UFC. “The Spider” lost his professional boxing debut in 1998 and then won his first fight in 2005 before turning his attention to MMA.

After retiring from the UFC, Silva scored a decision victory over Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and then knocked out Tito Ortiz last September.

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Now, according to a report from Draftkings, it has been revealed that Jake Paul is set to earn $1.5 million in guaranteed salary for his scrap with Anderson Silva. On the other hand, ‘The Spider’ will take home a guaranteed purse of $500,000. The former UFC champion will also earn a 35% share of tonight’s PPV buys for his efforts.

Tonight’s Showtime boxing pay-per-view event begins at 9:00 PM EST.

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The card also features a bout between former NFL running back Le’Veon Bell and former UFC standout Uriah Hall.

Who will win tonight’s Jake Paul vs. Anderson Silva? Are you surprised by the recently revealed fighting wallets? Share your thoughts in the PENN Nation comments section!


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