The tension between Jake Paul and Nate Diaz reached its peak during the ceremonial weigh-ins before their headline boxing match at the American Airlines Center in Dallas. Although the pre-fight build-up had been relatively calm, things escalated when Diaz nudged Paul with an elbow during their face-off, leading to a brief exchange of words and hand-fighting. Security intervened, preventing any further altercation.
Afterwards, Nate Diaz thanked the crowd for their support but couldn’t resist taking a shot at Jake Paul’s fighting abilities, declaring, “No matter how the fight goes, remember, this guy can’t really fight.”
In response, Jake Paul didn’t hold back and lashed out at the booing audience before directing his focus to Diaz, issuing a final warning. He taunted Diaz by saying, “They say Nate’s tough, Nate’s a dog. Well, tomorrow, I’m going to dominate him completely! I’ll put him back on a leash and send him back to where he came from! I’m going to defeat him, mess him up!”
Both fighters then left the stage, leaving the anticipation for the actual fight at its peak.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about boxing match
What happened during the ceremonial weigh-ins between Jake Paul and Nate Diaz?
During the ceremonial weigh-ins for their boxing match at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, things got heated as Jake Paul and Nate Diaz almost came to blows during their face-off. Diaz nudged Paul with an elbow, leading to an exchange of words and slight hand-fighting before security intervened.
What were Nate Diaz’s comments after the final face-off?
After the final face-off, Nate Diaz thanked everyone for their support and love. However, he took a jab at Jake Paul’s fighting skills, stating, “No matter how the fight goes, don’t forget, this motherf***** can’t really fight.”
How did Jake Paul respond to the crowd’s boos and Nate Diaz’s comments?
Jake Paul responded to the booing crowd by insulting them, and then he shifted his focus to Nate Diaz. He warned Diaz, saying, “Tomorrow, I’m dog-walking that b****! I’m putting him back on a leash and I’m sending him back to the cage! I’m f****** him up!”
Was there any physical altercation during the face-off?
Yes, there was a brief moment of physical confrontation between Jake Paul and Nate Diaz when Diaz prodded Paul with an elbow. However, security quickly intervened, preventing any further escalation.
When and where is their boxing match scheduled?
The boxing match between Jake Paul and Nate Diaz is scheduled to take place at the American Airlines Center in Dallas on Saturday.
More about boxing match
- “Jake Paul and Nate Diaz exchange words in final face-off” (source: MMA Fighting)
- “Pre-fight press conference scuffle between Jake Paul and Nate Diaz” (source: CBS Sports)
- “Jake Paul and Nate Diaz ceremonial weigh-ins video” (source: ESPN)
- “Jake Paul and Nate Diaz boxing match details” (source: American Airlines Center official website)