Jean Pascal knew he had a great chance to face Badou Jack again in the next battle. After a few weeks of waiting, he now has a better idea, that is the time and place of the second shock, and the regular WBA lightweight championship will be threatened.
The duel will be played in the semifinals between the son of legend Floyd Mayweather and internet celebrity Logan Paul.
“It’s an honor for me. Jean Pascal told Montreal Magazine that I was lucky to fight in the world’s largest boxing ring. Floyd Mayweather Jr. Mayweather Jr.’s semi-final was greater than the fight against Canelo Alvarez in the final.
“This proves that my name still shines on the international stage. The first duel with Badou Jack is the 2019 candidate of the year, so they hope to hold the competition on June 6.”
In the first meeting between two lightweight heavyweights, Pascal won by a common decision at a gala held in Atlanta.
When the main fight was announced on social media, fans referred to the Mayweather-Paul fight as the “circus” and “the shame of boxing.”
Pascal, he has a different view.
The world champion said: “In a boxing match, there is no circus.” Every time you step into the ring, you risk your life. People who say this is a circus don’t know boxing.
“I know Logan Paul is training seriously. Before fighting Ben Askren, I went to help his brother Jake. I can assure you that he is training They are more disciplined than some world champions. They take boxing seriously.”
Back in the duel with Badu Jack, Pascal will participate in his fourth professional match. He fought twice with Bernard Hopkins, Sergey Kovalev and Adrian Diaconu. In this case, he is 1-2.
“I can also say that I have a record of 5 wins and 1 loss in six duels in the United States. This is positive. I suffered the only loss against Dmitry Bivol in 2018. .
“We are ready. We will have a second duel with Jack. I will try to introduce the best version of Jean Pascal.”