Mike Tyson responds to criticism that he is too old to face Jake Paul: 'I like to shake the world'

Boxing legend rejects age difference and expresses desire to shake up the world of sports in front of YouTuber; fight takes place on July 20th

At 57, Mike Tyson demonstrates that age is just a number when it comes to passion for boxing. The legendary boxer, nicknamed 'Iron Mike', is back in the ring after four years for a fight against Jake Paul, a promising YouTuber who has been gaining ground in the sports scene.

The age difference between the athletes generated several comments and criticisms about Tyson's ability to stand out in the fight. However, the veteran is not deterred by such comments and responds with the conviction of someone who has already tasted success.


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“He's the guy who's emerging on the scene and I like to shake up the sports world. I'm doing this now. I think the people who said that (that I'm old) would like to be here. Because no one else can do it. Who else can do this? No one else can do that,” said Tyson in a recent interview.

With a record of 50 wins, 44 of which were by knockout, six defeats and two unsuccessful fights, Tyson is considered one of the best heavyweights in boxing history. Nicknamed 'Iron Mike', he marked an era in the sport with his aggression and refined technique.


the fight against Jake Paul, which will be held on July 20th, will be a great challenge for Tyson. The 27-year-old YouTuber, who has been venturing into boxing and has already won nine out of ten professional fights.


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