One of the most anticipated boxing fights of the year between popular American blogger and boxer Jake Paul and renowned mixed martial artist Nate Diaz will take place on August 5 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas.
The opponents successfully passed the pre-fight weigh-in at a catchweight of 83.91 kg (185 lb).
Jake Paul (6-1) will try to bounce back from his first career loss, a split decision loss to Tommy Fury in February this year. This will be the longest fight of Paul's career if he goes the distance.
Nate Diaz makes his first professional boxing debut at age 38. This will be his first fight since leaving the UFC.