TOMMY FURY broke down in tears after his stunning split-decision victory over Jake Paul – and TNT has reportedly pocketed £3.7million for his triumph.
TNT Fury picked up the crucial win despite being KNOCKED DOWN in the final round.
While BOTH fighters had points deducted in a crazy bout in Saudi Arabia.
But Paul has blamed Drake for his loss as the rap mogul has a reputation for giving stars bad luck once he places a bet on them to win.
And Drake had a huge £350,000 on Paul to win by a knockout.
Paul said: “F***! This is Drake’s fault!. Drake bro, why did you do this to me?”
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Good morning fight fansTommy Fury received a hero’s welcome back into his dressing room after beating Jake Paul.A jubilant Fury emotionally celebrated in the ring after the judges awarded him the win.The victorious boxer entered the dressing room and was met with chants of “There’s only one Tommy Fury”.World heavyweight champion Tyson, 34, led the singing as he passionately welcomed his brother into the room.And another heavyweight also congratulated him with a warm embrace in the form of New Zealander Joseph Parker.Prince Khalid then presented Fury with a medal before, Tommy then said: “This is a man I want to thank, Prince Khalid. He’s treated me and my team like kings the whole way through.”To which Prince Khalid replied said: “Thank you for coming, you are great guys. I was touched by all of you as a family and I appreciate you family-wise.”Meanwhile, viewers were left demanding a refund after coverage of Tommy Fury’s fight with Jake Paul cut out before the end.It seems that some Sky customers watching the BT Sports pay-per-view bout on Sky Glass TV devices MISSED the final stages of the bout due to a technical issue.And many of them took to Twitter to vent their fury – no pun intended – and demand a refund.Sharing a screenshot of the “service unavailable” message they were being shown on screen, one fan tweeted: “How do I get a refund!!!! Absolutely disgraceful . £19.95 and couldn’t even watch it!!!!!”Another wrote: “Stream cut out at 11pm and missed the remainder of the fight. Full refund please!!”
Woodsy impressed with Jake PaulLaura Woods has revealed that she was more impressed by Jake Paul than Tommy Fury last night.The talkSPORT favourite said: “I don’t think it should’ve been a split decision. Tommy won fair & square.”I was more impressed with what I saw from Jake Paul, to be honest.”
David Haye congratulates fightersBritish boxing legend has sent his congratulations to Jake Paul and Tommy Fury.He tweeted: “@tommytntfury & @jakepaul put on a great show in Saudi, it went right to the wire, Jake even scoring a flash knockdown with a Jab in the last round.”I can’t wait for the rematch!”
Jake Paul’s still smiling
Jake Paul has revealed the eye-watering amount of money he made from his huge fight against Tommy Fury.
The YouTuber, 26, suffered his first defeat to professional boxer Fury on Sunday.
He lost the fight by split decision despite knocking his opponent down in the final round, with two out of the three judges scoring 76-73 in Fury’s favour.
However, he didn’t seem too phased by the result when he took to social media just hours later to reveal how much money he made from the event.
Paul posted a video on his Instagram story of himself switching from fake-crying to laughing with a caption that read: “When you lost but made $30m.”
Molly-Mae all smiles
Molly-Mae Hague beamed with pride as she was spotted for the first time since Tommy Fury’s victory bout over Jake Paul.
The Love Island star was seen out in Cheshire today after boxer Tommy defeated YouTuber Jake in the ring in Saudi Arabia last night.
Molly-Mae, 23, was all smiles on her way to the hairdressers where she underwent a glam makeover and left with longer hair extensions.
Tommy last night dedicated his incredible win to his newborn baby Bambi and his Love Island star girlfriend, who ramained at home in the UK with their daughter.
The new mum had refused to watch his hotly anticipated fight and hid in her room while her sister and closest friends screened it from her living room.
Today, his epic victory was written all over her face and she couldn’t stop smiling as she walked through town.
Laura laughs at interview gaffeRadio host Laura Woods was left in stitches by a cringeworthy interview gaffe during Jake Paul and Tommy Fury’s Saudi boxing match.The ringside reporter, Radio Rahim, seemingly thought Logan Paul told him he loved him, when he was really talking to bro Jake.The awkward gaffe amused fans, especially talkSPORT host Woods.The 35-year-old responded to Roman Kemp sharing the viral clip, saying: “This was amazing.”
Tommy slams critics after winTommy Fury has opened up about the family sacrifices he made ahead of his huge fight against Jake Paul.He told Queensberry Promotions: “The last two-and-a-half years I’ve had hell.”I can’t walk outside my house [without hearing] ‘Jake Paul is going to beat you up’. ‘Jake Paul is going to smash you’. ‘You’ll never box again’.”‘You’re scared’. ‘You’ve backed out twice’. I’ve had that for two-and-a-half years. You know, this camp I’ve sacrificed everything.”My little girl was born three weeks ago. I left straight away back into training camp. I’ve not even spent any time with her. And this is for her tonight.”I know it’s not a world title fight. It’s not for any major titles, but it meant a lot to me.”
Diaz fumes at LoganLogan Paul’s interview half way through the fight last night has got everyone talking, including UFC star Nate Diaz.The interview took a hilarious turn when the interview thought the brother of Jake admitted his love to him.Logan trash talked to fans at home and those in the arena, potentially handing Tommy Fury extra motivation to seal a win.Diaz said: “This guy needs his ass beat. And who let the spoiled lil b*** yell obnoxious s*** during the fight?”
Big money winTommy Fury has reportedly pocketed £3.7m after beating Jake Paul and he could bring home at least £10m by the end of 2025, experts claim.The Daily Mail claim if he continues to be successful in big fights he could overtake girlfriend Molly-Mae Hague as the big earner out of the duo.She can supposedly make £20,000 from one single Instagram post.
Tyson being ‘Wild’Tyson Fury left fans in stitches after describing his exciting reunion with Deontay Wilder.Fury, 34, was seen yelling Wilder‘s famous “Bomb squad” catchphrase before the pair embraced.And The Gypsy King was then asked how it felt to see his American rival once more.To which he hilariously replied: “It felt absolutely amazing, nearly got a st***y there.”The remark left fight fans in hysterics as they reacted to Fury’s joke.One said: “Tyson is too funny”.Another replied: “He never disappoints 😂”.
Salt Bae who?Stunned boxing fans were left saying the same thing as Derek Chisora stole the ringside show.his antics around the ring including the photobombing of Mike Tyson and Cristiano Ronaldo caught fans’ attention.One commented: “Chisora is like Salt Bae at a World Cup final.”Celebrity chef Salt Bae was criticised for snatching the World Cup trophy away from jubilant Argentina players after the final in Qatar to perform his trademark sprinkle.His antics saw Fifa launch an investigation into how he was allowed to gatecrash the final, while he was then banned from attending the US Open Cup tournament.
Ron the Ropes
Cristiano Ronaldo got fans talking with his strange reaction to Tommy Fury’s win over Jake Paul.
Ronaldo, who lives in Riyadh, was among those at the Saudi fight and watched on alongside his son Cristiano Jr.
But fans noticed he looked rather uninterested when Fury was announced as the winner.
The Al-Nassr star was slumped in his chair and had no reaction before quickly getting up to leave.
Fans were perplexed by Ronaldo’s attitude with one saying: “Bro doesn’t have a clue what’s going on.”
And another sarcastically commented: “Looks like he’s having a blast over there.”