Controversial Youtuber Logan Paul Wants UFC Fight
Earlier this year musician Wiz Khalifa teased he would fight in MMA if a whole bunch of money put it on a table for him. Then an Instagram King Dan Bilzerian who also showed his interest in MMA fight, now Controversial youtube personality Logan Paul thinks he can fight in UFC and that against CM Punk or Conor McGregor as he has done athletics his whole life.
YouTube star gained infamy after making a video in a Japanese “suicide forest” earlier this year that led YouTube to temporarily suspended his channel.
“I want to fight a UFC fighter. I want to get in the octagon,” Paul said. “Yeah, bro, I wrestled my whole life. For real for real. Bro, there’s no reason I can’t. I literally did athletics my whole life.
“Dana White, you watching this, bro? Pick a fighter for me, dude. Late next year.”
TMZ reported asking Paul who he would like to throw down inside the Octagon he calls out CM Punk, while his brother Jake names Conor McGregor.
Calling out CM Punk and Conor McGregor is just a way to stay in headlines, but through his talks, it seems like he’s serious about getting a fight in UFC. Before UFC president Dana white even consider him for UFC, he has to undergo series of test to prove his worth if he belongs in UFC.
Paul got some volunteers who are ready to fight him, including Elias Theodorou who might be close to Paul’s weight class (190-pound) then Mike Jackson, who already defeated CM Punk at welterweight, also showed his interest in that.
You have more important shit to handle; I got this.
— Mike Jackson, Esq. (@TheTruthJackson) August 8, 2018
Rumors emerge back in March that there will be a most fiercely anticipated boxing match where Logan Paul will fight another youtube star a boisterous Brit Olajide “KSI” Olatunji on August 25 in Manchester Arena UK and currently training to sharpen his skills and knocking his opponent out during sparring.