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Jake Paul to Box UFC Legend Anderson Silva at UFC in October,  

Multiple reports have confirmed that Paul will face Anderson Silva 

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Paul, aged 25, was set to fight Hasim Raman Jr. on August 6. A bout against Silva in boxing would make for an interesting matchup.

Hasim Raman

Silva, 47 was UFC middleweight champion between 2006 and 2013. He is currently 2-0 and has defeated former MMA stars Tito Ortiz Jr. and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.


Paul, 25, has a 5-0 record, but has never fought a boxer who is less experienced than him (with the exception of his Tyron Woodley Match, where Woodley had only one prior encounter).


Silva, 47 years old, is now 3-0 at boxing. Silva, 47 is now 3-0 in boxing. Silva won a split decision against Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and knocked off Tito Ortiz.


Silva made his MMA debut in 1997. He then joined the UFC as a fighter in 2006. He beat Chris Leben via submission in his UFC debut.

Chris Leben

Silva enjoyed a legendary run between 2006 and 2012. He defended the title ten times and had a 16-fight winning streak.


Silva's MMA journey took a turn for the worse since 2013. Silva went 1-6, with one no contest after he lost the UFC 162 title to Chris Weidman.

 UFC 162