Triller Fight Club Live: Online Paul vs Askren FREE Stream (4-17-21) Undercard and Odds Information

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The sport of boxing has hosted some interesting events recently, and Saturday’s Jake Paul vs Ben Askren on Triller Fight Club is the latest. The fight between the former UFC fighter, Askren, and TV / Internet personality, Paul, will be April 17, 2021.

For Askren, it will be his first professional boxing match after posting a 19-2-1 record in the UFC. Coming off of back-to-back losses in the Octagon back in 2019, Askren is answering the call of the challenge posted by Paul last November. According to Sporting News, Paul named Askren, Conor McGregor, and Jorge Masvidal in a list of MMA fighters he wanted to fight.

After declaring the challenge, Paul went into the ring and proceeded to knock out former NBA player Nate Robinson during the Mike Tyson vs Roy Jones event. Paul is 2-0 since starting his boxing career in January 2020, though Askren is his first opponent with professional fighting experience.

What time is it on?

The boxing match between Jake Paul and Ben Askren is Saturday, April 17, 2021, in Atlanta, Georgia. Inside the Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Paul and Askren are the main event following three other fights. The card starts at 9 pm EST with a light heavyweight bout between Joe Fournier and reggaeton artist Reykon.

Where can I watch/stream Jake Paul vs Ben Askren fight

Triller Fight Club’s presentation of Jake Paul vs Ben Askren is a pay-per-view event for $49.99. The pay-per-view is available on Xfinity, Spectrum, Cox, DirecTV and Dish. If you don’t have one of the cable or satellite providers, FITE TV will have the event for the same price.

What Artists Are Performing during Jake Paul vs Ben Askren

The boxing matches on the Paul vs Askren card are just the tip of the iceberg for the event’s entertainment. In addition to the fight’s the evening will also include a number of music performances from some of today’s biggest artists. Justin Bieber, The Black Keys, Doja Cat, Saweetie, Diplo, Major Lazer, and Mt. Westmore are scheduled to perform. Mt. Westmore is a super-group combination of Snoop Dogg, Ice Cube, Too Short and E40.

Who’s on the undercard?

  • Regis Prograis vs Ivan Redkach
  • Steve Cunningham vs Frank Mir
  • Joe Fournier vs Reykon

Odds for Jake Paul vs Ben Askren

The online sportsbook Bovada has is giving boxing experience the edge, favoring Jake Paul at -155 versus Ben Askren at +125. Possibly more surprising than the book making Paul the favorite, are the finishing odds. Bovada is favoring a second or third-round finish by the Internet celebrity, set at +750. The odds get further in round four at +1100.

Many believe this is the fight where one of the Paul brothers – both Jake and Logan have turned to celebrity boxing – can finally prove they’re serious athletes. What’s interesting is that Askren isn’t much of a boxer himself. Despite fighting at the top levels of MMA, Askren was primarily a wrestler. In fact, Paul is the favorite among oddsmakers heading into the fight.