Jake Paul punches tougher, is smarter and has the next boxing IQ than Tommy Fury, says coach BJ Flores | Boxing Information
Jake Paul might be “demolishing” Tommy Fury once they field on Sunday, says his coach BJ Flores.
Flores, the coach of web sensation Paul, has proven growing confidence in his fighter forward of Sunday’s bout with Tommy Fury, the brother of WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury.
For a coach whose motto is to “not discuss the loudest” and as a substitute “present up when it is time to present up,” the most recent feedback from Group Paul counsel that one thing has gone nicely of their camp.
Talking completely to Sky Sports activities Information, Flores stated Jake Paul might be “demolishing” Tommy Fury once they lastly get into the ring collectively.
He stated: “Tommy’s acquired some actually good attributes. He is acquired hand velocity and he is been across the boxing ring for a very long time, however I really feel like he is in with only a higher athlete.
“Jake punches tougher, he is smarter, has the next boxing IQ and I really feel like he does a number of issues that can give Tommy a number of issues.”
Flores has promised a “new Jake Paul” will present up on Sunday, who will show “a number of these new instruments and new issues we have been engaged on”.
The 43-year-old coach added: “We’re [stopping] this man … inside three rounds.”
‘Fury’s going to really feel the strain’
The present WBC heavyweight title holder Tyson Fury has jokingly warned his youthful half-brother Tommy that he can keep in Saudi Arabia and alter their well-known surname if he loses to Jake Paul.
Flores believes the feedback from the heavyweight champion have put Fury in “a really powerful spot”.
He stated: “Tyson is a really good boxing man, he is aware of boxing very nicely and for him to say that, I really feel prefer it’s put a number of strain on Tommy.
“He is by no means fought in entrance of the kind of crowds that Jake has a number of instances. He is by no means headlined in entrance of 20,000 folks. He is by no means been the principle occasion on a pay-per-view card or had a important highlight combat.”
Flores added: “I do not care what Tommy says, ‘no strain’ no matter, he will really feel it on combat week.”
‘KSI says a number of issues’
After Paul’s combat with Fury, the eye will transfer nearer to Jake Paul taking up KSI, an anticipated conflict on the influencer boxing scene.
KSI traces up alongside Paul as one of the crucial outstanding YouTube stars turned boxers.
KSI has referred to as for a combat with Paul on the finish of this 12 months and negotiations are reportedly underneath method. Each fighters seem eager to lastly settle their feud, which has been effervescent now for years.
Flores would not know if that conflict might be taking place this 12 months. “I don’t know,” he stated. “I am undecided.”
He added: “KSI says a number of issues, however I believe what he says and what he really does are two various things.”
Flores maintains that Paul is able to combat KSI anytime although he cautions “there’s a number of room to go earlier than KSI’s able to combat Jake”.
Paul has instructed Sky Sports activities Information that every one his upcoming fights are simply “stepping stones” for him to achieve his purpose – turning into a world champion.
In a controversial transfer the WBC has even introduced that Paul will get a world rating if he wins his combat with Tommy Fury.
Whereas turning into a world champion is “nonetheless a method away and a lofty, lofty purpose” in line with Flores – a former cruiserweight world title contender himself – he’ll assist Paul in pursuit of his world championship dream.
Flores stated: “I am behind him all the way in which and we’ll trip this factor out so long as it goes.”