Logan Paul introduced Tuesday he’s set to re-enter the boxing ring to face Blended Martial Arts (MMA) fighter, Dillon Danis, Oct. 14 in Manchester, England.
Danis, 29, is a former Brazilian jiu-jitsu champion and typically trains with world-famous fighter, Conor McGregor.
Paul expressed doubts about Danis displaying as much as the struggle and had some fiery phrases for his upcoming opponent.
“I doubt this little parasite will present up but when he does I’m going to erase him from existence.”
Danis was scheduled to struggle KSI in January however withdrew as a consequence of being “unprepared,” a report claimed. KSI has reportedly banned Danis from Misfits Boxing, alleging “disrespect” from Danis.
OCTOBER 14 I return to boxing after combating Floyd Mayweather over 2 years in the past.
I doubt this little parasite will present up but when he does I’m going to erase him from existence.
The PRIME Card — Oct 14 in Manchester, stay on DAZN PPV! pic.twitter.com/vPtXN03VKO
— Logan Paul (@LoganPaul) August 8, 2023
McGregor expressed enthusiasm for his buddy’s return to the boxing ring, tweeting “Dillon Danis Returns!”
There aren’t any particulars as as to if the bout can be an exhibition or an expert struggle, ESPN reported.
Paul leveraged his Youtube fame to start a brand new profession as a boxer by first combating KSI in 2018, the place he misplaced by break up determination.
If the struggle in England holds up, it’s value noting KSI can be combating on the identical card in opposition to Tommy Fury, which ought to make for an attention-grabbing dynamic on struggle evening. (RELATED: Logan Paul Feared Jake Paul Would Commit Suicide)
Danis holds a 2-0 report in Bellator MMA, and this bout in opposition to Paul can be his skilled boxing debut.