Live results: Paul wins by first-round KO over August.
Jake Paul (7-1, 4 KOs) returns to the ring Friday, December 15 to take on Andre August (10-1, 5 KOs) in a special eight-round cruiserweight bout. The fight will air on DAZN, with coverage starting at 7:30 p.m. ET from the Caribe Royale in Orlando, Florida.
Paul takes on just the second legit boxer in his career following a unanimous decision win over former UFC standout Nate Diaz. This will be his third fight of the year, he also went down in defeat to Tommy Fury back in February. The content creator turned boxer is out to prove his fighting days are still intact and end the year with a win.
August is a relatively unknown fighter out of Texas, who has been a professional fighter since 2013. On paper, he has more knockouts than Paul but the combined record of his opponents is 34-65-5, according to BoxRec. However, he gets an opportunity to step toe-to-toe with the social media star.
Paul comes into the bout as the favorite at DraftKings Sportsbook. He is a -650 favorite while August is a +425 underdog.
Jake Paul vs. Andre August round-by-round results
Round 1: Paul KO
Paul fires off a nice right hand that lands. Right hook to the body of August. Jab splits the guard of August with some jabs. Right upper cut and Andre is DONE! What a great punch and Paul wins in mean fashion.
Paul lands a nasty uppercut en route to a KO win.