YouTube sensation Jake Paul continued to escalate his feud with Conor McGregor and his teammates on Tuesday with a drive-by assault on Dillon Danis.
Danis is a teammate of McGregor’s, who fights for Bellator MMA. He was famously attacked by Khabib Nurmagomedov after the UFC light-weight champion submitted McGregor at UFC 229.
Paul has two skilled boxing victories to his credit score, a win over a fellow YouTuber and a win over former NBA star Nate Robinson, who had two to 3 months of coaching for the bout.
Surrounding his bout with Robinson, Paul was calling out McGregor. After the battle, he mentioned it was his life’s mission not solely to battle McGregor, however to defeat him.
In fact, Paul up to now is most well-known for being well-known… on YouTube, the place he has 20.3 million subscribers. He’s now gathering steam on Instagram (14.2 million followers) and Twitter (3.8 million followers), increasing his horizons.
Paul posted a profanity laden video callout of McGregor on Instagram, which garnered a response not from the Irishman, however from McGregor’s rival Nate Diaz.
Having discovered such consideration for that stunt, he went after Danis. Paul and his crew, together with video digital camera, street within the mattress of a pick-up truck and launched what seems to be water balloons at Danis, all of the whereas once more tossing profanities in his course.
To date nobody has proven a lot of knowledgeable curiosity in Paul’s antics, with UFC president Dana White notably brushing him apart, saying there’s “zero probability” that he ever will get a battle with McGregor.
Paul, nonetheless, is benefiting from his second within the solar, garnering consideration for hurling insults, and now projectiles, as if he simply stepped out of a junior excessive classroom.
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