EDDIE HEARN has slammed ’embarrassing’ Mairis Briedis after the Latvian acquired a Jake Paul tattoo.
The Matchroom promoter was baffled by the ink and informed the cruiserweight to ‘get real’ and combat Lawrence Okolie.
Briedis, 36, is a three-time world champion and at the moment holds the IBF title at 200lbs.
He is 28-1 in his skilled profession and now needs to combat YouTuber Paul in a money-spinning bout.
And he was even prepared to ink his physique to strive and accomplish that.
The skilled fighter has proven off a brand new tattoo that includes Paul’s title.
It reads ‘Jake’s Bad Karma’ and runs down his left thigh.
But Hearn was not impressed.
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The promoter blasted: “Briedis is strolling round like an, I imply, what’s Briedis doing?
“Briedis is embarrassing.
“He’s getting tattoos of Jake Paul on his leg and calling him out to combat. What is he doing?
“He’s acquired a unification there towards Lawrence Okolie. I do know he’s acquired a compulsory.
“I imply, the man is embarrassing. Great fighter, by the best way, sensible fighter.
“But a world champion cruiserweight calling out Jake Paul and getting a tattoo saying one thing like Karma Jake….
“I imply, whether or not the tattoo is actual or not, what?
“And I like Mairis Briedis.
“He’s a brilliant fighter, but mate, come on, get real, go fight Lawrence Okolie.”
This isn’t the primary time that Briedis has referred to as out the Problem Child.
Back in May his agent Kaller Sauerland supplied Paul, 24, a shot at his shopper’s belts.
He wrote on Twitter: “Hey Jake Paul – happy to arrange you taking a shot at Mairis Briedis’ belts, only condition if you lose you have to leave boxing… Deal?”
Tommy Fury continues to be decided to be Paul’s subsequent opponent after having to drag out of their scheduled bout final month with harm.
But Paul has teased a transfer to MMA, posting a clip of himself practising leg kicks whereas tagging Bellator and PFL.
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