Jake Paul is about to make some huge cash for his third skilled boxing match.
The previous YouTube-star-turned-boxer is dealing with retired MMA star Ben Askren. It is a step up in competitors from his earlier fights, which had been in opposition to fellow YouTuber AnEsonGib and former NBA participant Nate Robinson. Askren gives Paul an opportunity at legitimacy, though this might be Askren’s first boxing match.
Paul and Askren have already made loads of cash of their very totally different careers, however this battle will supply fairly the payout for every.
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How a lot will Jake Paul earn vs. Ben Askren?
Jake Paul has a $690,000 wage for his battle in opposition to Ben Askren, per MMA Fighting. However he’ll possible earn much more than that. In an interview with ESPN’s Mark Raimondi in December, Paul revealed he made “eight figures” for his battle in opposition to Nate Robinson (which is a minimal of $10 million).
“My deal was constructed into the back-end construction of how nicely the occasion carried out,” Paul mentioned. “The occasion carried out extremely nicely.”
It would not be out of the query for Paul to have an identical deal in place for this battle contemplating it is also on Triller. Paul is an investor in Triller and sure will obtain a proportion of the PPV earnings for this battle.
How a lot will Ben Askren earn vs. Jake Paul?
Ben Askren has a $500,000 wage for his battle in opposition to Jake Paul, per MMA Fighting.
It is doable Askren’s contract additionally consists of bonuses on high of the bottom wage, however even when it would not, half 1,000,000 is not too dangerous a payout for a man who was retired.
Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren battle salaries
Apparently, neither Paul nor Askren has the largest payout among the many fighters on the cardboard. That belongs to Regis Prograis, who has a base wage of $850,000.
Right here is the total record:
- Ben Askren: $500,000
- Jake Paul: $690,000
- Ivan Redkach: $250,000
- Regis Prograis: $850,000
- Frank Mir: $350,000
- Steve Cunningham: $150,000
- Reykon: $80,000
- Joe Fournier: $220,000