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Jake Paul calls for Julio Cesar Chavez Jr bout to ‘silence the critics’ after brutal Woodley KO as he snubs Tommy Fury

, Jake Paul calls for Julio Cesar Chavez Jr bout to ‘silence the critics’ after brutal Woodley KO as he snubs Tommy Fury

JAKE PAUL believes a showdown with former WBO middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr will ‘silence’ all of his critics.

Despite boasting a perfect 5-0 record, the YouTuber turned boxer continues to be criticised by fans of the sweet science as he’s yet to fight a fully-fledged professional.

Jake Paul has been slammed during his brief boxing career for not facing a fully-fledged boxer
Paul is currently targeting a showdown with ex-WBO middleweight champ Julio Cesar Chavez Jr

, Jake Paul calls for Julio Cesar Chavez Jr bout to ‘silence the critics’ after brutal Woodley KO as he snubs Tommy Fury

The Problem Child believes a fight with Chavez Jr would ‘silence’ his critics

And the former Disney star – who brutally knocked out ex-UFC champ Tyron Woodley late last year – wants to shut up his detractors by getting in the ring with the Mexican Chavez Jr.

He told The Volume Sports: “I like that fight a lot because it silences the critics.

“He was a former world champion and I know I could beat him. That challenge excites me and I’m down.

“Even after I knocked out Woodley they were like ‘fight a real boxer’ and I’m like ‘You guys I tried, and he [Tommy Fury] dropped out of the fight two weeks before’.

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“I want to fight a real boxer and I’m going to, just have some f***ing patience.”

It’s been reported that preliminary talks between Paul and Chavez Jr, the son of boxing great Julio Sr, have taken place.

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And Chavez Jr – who recently lost to UFC great Anderson Silva – has been urged to retire from the sport if he loses to the younger Paul brother.

Former Mexican world champ Jhonny Gonzalez recently said: “It is a good business [what] these YouTubers are doing who want to face boxers.

“But if the Chavez Jnr [fight] happens, I just hope that Julio prepares well because if he loses to Paul then he had better retire from boxing.”

Paul’s liking of a bout with Chavez Jr could spell bad news for Tommy Fury was forced to withdraw from their December grudge match due to illness and injury.

, Jake Paul calls for Julio Cesar Chavez Jr bout to ‘silence the critics’ after brutal Woodley KO as he snubs Tommy Fury

Jake Paul has seemingly pivoted from from a grudge match with Tommy Fury

But Paul has seemingly moved on a from a bout with the Love Islander, telling Volume Sports: “He wants the payday.

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“But I said it before, I don’t wanna take the fight with him, he doesn’t deserve it. I’d rather fight Tyson Fury.

“I’ll fight his brother or his dad before I’ll fight Tommy.”

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