YouTuber-turned-cruiserweight boxer Jake Paul (3-0, 3 KOs) scored a spectacular first round KO over former MMA star Ben Askren on Saturday night in the Triller pay-per-view main event at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia. Paul dropped Askren with a big right hand and referee Brian Stutts waved it off. Time was 1:59. Quick stoppage.
Former super lightweight champion Regis Prograis (26-1, 21 KOs) won by six round technical decision over Ivan Redkach (23-6, 18 KOs). Prograis threw a clean grazing body shot (erroneously ruled a low blow) that left Redkach writhing on the canvas. Redkach was eventually taken from the ring on a stretcher. The bout went to the scorecards where Prograis was up 60-54, 60-54, 59-54.
Former cruiserweight world champion Steve Cunningham (30-9-1, 13 KOs) scored a six round unanimous decision over UFC legend Frank Mir who was making his pro boxing debut. Scores were 60-54, 60-54, 58-56. Cunningham was in control the whole way but Mir was never in danger of being stopped.
Billionaire nightclub owner and light heavyweight boxer Joe Fournier (9-0, 9 KOs) scored a second round TKO over pro-debuting reggaeton performer “Reykon.” Reykon was down twice in round two, then the bout was stopped between rounds.
Unbeaten super middleweight Junior Younan (16-0-1, 10 KOs) won an eight round unanimous decision over game Jeyson Minda (14-5-1, 8 KOs). Younan had one point deducted, Minda had two points deducted. Scores were 78-71 3x.
Unbeaten welterweight Quinton Randall (8-0, 2 KOs) took an eight round unanimous decision over William “Action” Jackson (13-3-2, 2 KOs). Jackson down twice.