Jake Paul's boxing career keeps on growing, and now he has his fastest win yet.
The YouTube star defeated UFC fighter Ben Askren by knockout in the first round of a Triller Fight Club event on Saturday, laying out the mixed martial artist with a hard right rook.
Askren got off the canvas, but referee Brian Stutts decided to call the fight despite Askren pleading his case. The fight was called a little more than a minute before the first round ended. [Full recap.]
Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren live blog
Askren-Paul main card results
Jake Paul (3-0, 3 KOs) def. Ben Askren (0-1) via KO at 1:59 of R1:
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Regis Prograis (26-1) def. Ivan Redkach (23-6) via technical decision (60-54, 60-54, 59-54)
Steve Cunningham (30-9-1) def. Frank Mir (0-1) via unanimous decision
Joe Fournier (8-0) def. Reykon (0-1) via TKO at end of R2
Askren-Paul prelims results
Junior Younan (16-0-1) def. Jeyson Minda (14-5-1) via unanimous decision (78-71 x 3)
Quinton Randall (8-0) def. William Jackson (13-3-2) via unanimous decision (80-70 x 3)
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