Jake Paul vs Tommy Fury date: UK start time, live stream, fight undercard and how to follow as YouTuber and ex-Love Island star face-off in Florida

The exhibition showdown between Jake Paul and Tommy Fury is coming up very soon.

The controversial YouTuber, aka ‘The Problem Child’ who is 4-0 as a pro, defeated former UFC champion Tyron Woodley back in August.

Jake Paul is 4-0 (3 KOs) as a pro boxer
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Fury formed part of Paul’s undercard as he defeated Anthony Taylor before immediately calling out the Youtuber-turned boxing star.

After an intense back and forth feud on social media, the two viral stars will finally face off in the ring in a few weeks.

Here’s everything you need to know about the fight…

Paul vs Fury: Date and start time

The pair will officially clash on Saturday, December 18 at the Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida.

It will be an eight-round fight at a 192lbs catchweight, as the YouTuber and former Love Island star go head-to-head.

The pair were set for their first press conference on November 6 but Fury was not in attendance due to what was announced as a ‘family emergency’.

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Paul vs Fury: How to watch

The clash will likely be on BT Sport Box Office in the UK with coverage set to begin around midnight and continue into the early hours on Sunday morning.

BT Sport Box Office is on Sky channel 490, BT channel 494, and in the live events section on Virgin Media.

It can be live streamed online on BT Sport’s website and their app after purchase.

Paul vs Fury: Undercard

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The co-main event will feature female featherweight world champion Amanda Serrano, who is signed to Paul’s Most Valuable Promotions.

There will also be another unusual exhibition bout as NFL great Frank Gore takes on former NBA All Star Deron Williams.

  • MAIN EVENT: Jake Paul vs Tommy Fury
  • Amanda Serrano vs Miriam Gutierrez
  • Deron Williams vs Frank Gore
Tommy will be hoping to replicate what his sibling did in the USA
Tommy will be hoping to replicate what his sibling did in the USA
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Paul vs Fury: What has been said?

Tommy Fury: “Jake Paul is about to learn a serious life lesson. This is my world and he doesn’t belong here.

“I’m not one of these MMA men or basketball players, I have been boxing my whole life.

“I will show the world the difference between a YouTuber and a real fighting man.”

Tyson Fury: “If Tommy can’t splatter Jake Paul, I’ll retire him from boxing myself.

“If he can’t beat Jake Paul, forget about boxing.

“Because he’s got ambitions of being a world champion, never mind beating some YouTube guy…

“Tommy – his name’s Fury. If he can’t beat Jake Paul, I’ll have to change his name.”

Paul got the win against Woodley via split decision
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Jake Paul: “It’s finally official.

“Timothy had no choice but to sign the contract so he could finally pay his bar tabs, afford a shirt for the club, and stop living off Molly!

“December 18 in Tampa Bay, I’m changing this w*****’s name to Tommy Fumbles and celebrating with Tom Brady.

“Pucker up Timmy… it’s time to kiss your last name and your family’s boxing legacy goodbye.”