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Claressa Shields Claims She Would 'Whoop Jake Paul's A*s' In Boxing Fight

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Claressa Shields Claims She Would 'Whoop Jake Paul's A*s' In Boxing Fight

Boxing star Claressa Shields has branded Jake Paul as a 'clown show' as she claimed that she would "whoop his a*s because he thinks boxing is easy."

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Paul, who has a boxing documentary about himself in the works, sealed a second-round KO victory over Robinson at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

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Undisputed women's light middleweight champ Shields, who is undefeated in her 11-fight pro career, has now hit out at both Jake and Logan Paul.

The 26-year-old American star is hoping that Askren beats Jake in their upcoming fight as she slammed the YouTuber for claiming boxing is "easy."

Shields told My Betting Sites: "I like when the older fighters come back, like Roy Jones versus Mike Tyson.

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"I think Jake Paul and his brother are more like clown shows, to be honest. But they're making money, they're using their platforms, but it's not real boxing.

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"Respect to them for training, I guess -- but I'd much rather see Mike Tyson versus Evander Holyfield or something.

"I don't want to see Floyd [Mayweather] beat up Logan Paul but Floyd can do whatever he wants, he's accomplished everything so he gets to call his own shots -- it's just something I don't want to see.

"No-one's ever mentioned an exhibition to me because they know I do real fights -- I would whoop Jake Paul's a*s, though, just because he thinks boxing is easy.

"I saw him do an interview recently where he said YouTube is harder than boxing. What, being a YouTube star is harder than being a boxing?

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"He said something about posting to YouTube for 800 days straight. Big whoop, you posted a video. Do you understand what it takes to become a boxing world champion? I have trained more than 800 days. Putting up a video, for one it's free.

"You just post this s**t, the internet is doing the hard work, you're not doing nothing. So for him to say YouTube is harder than boxing, I was like man, people are giving him a platform to say all kind of dumb stuff.

"He's [Jake] picking his fights to make it entertaining, I don't know how Ben Askren box, I have no idea. I know he's been inside the cage before, he had a good record, so hopefully he has enough boxing skills to beat Jake Paul but who knows. Ben is known as a wrestler, I think."

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Topics: Boxing, Jake Paul

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