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sport news Fighters scheduled for the Jake Paul undercard will still get paid '50% of ... trends now
sport news Fighters scheduled for the Jake Paul undercard will still get paid '50% of ... trends now

sport news Fighters scheduled for the Jake Paul undercard will still get paid '50% of ... trends now

YouTuber-turned-boxer Jake Paul will pay all fighters scheduled for undercard of his cancelled Hasim Rahman Jr bout '50% of their contracted purse' from his own pocket MVP have released a statement following the cancellation of their boxing event  Jake Paul vs Hasim Rahman JR got called off after the latter didn't make weight  The company has since spoken of their disapproval of Rahman JR pulling out  They also provided a detail account of Rahman JR knowing that he'd miss weight 

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Most Valuable Promotion's have confirmed that all the fighters scheduled for the Jake Paul vs Hasim Rahman JR undercard will get paid '50% of their contracted purse'. 

The bout, which was set to take place at Madison Square Garden, was cancelled due to a disagreement over the weight class - which MVP have now clarified.  

They explained that they felt it would not be safe to pit the two against each other at a higher weight-class - with Rahman JR potentially weighing in at 230lbs on the evening.  

Jake Paul will pay fighters on the undercard '50% of their contracted purse', says MVP

Jake Paul will pay fighters on the undercard '50% of their contracted purse', says MVP

The bout was cancelled after a disagreement over the weight of both fighters

The bout was cancelled after a disagreement over the weight of both fighters

In a statement, MVP said: 'The undercard boxers who were set to fight today as part of the Jake Paul & Amanda Serrano MVP event spent countless hours training both physically and mentally to prepare to fight on one of the biggest stages of their careers. These undercard fighters abided by the terms of their contracts and Jake and MVP are extremely disappointed that the event cnacellation adversely impacted them.

'Amanda Serrano, Ashton Sylve and Brandun Lee are in the process of rescheduling their bouts against their respective opponents. All other undercard fighters of the

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