YouTube star Paul faces the hardest take a look at of his boxing profession thus far when he faces former UFC welterweight champion Woodley subsequent month
Jake Paul and Tyron Woodley will sq. off in one of many, surprisingly, most anticipated boxing matches of the yr subsequent month.
YouTube star Paul is 3-0 since turning to boxing, and he’ll face his hardest take a look at within the ring thus far in his profession when he faces former UFC welterweight champion Woodley.
The ex-UFC champ is making his professional boxing debut, however he has far and away the most effective preventing CV of Paul’s earlier opponents corresponding to NBA star Nate Robinson and his buddy and teammate Ben Askren.
Paul has handily defeated his three professional opponents; YouTuber AnEsonGib, basketball participant Nate Robinson and former Bellator champion and Oympic wrestler Ben Askren.
However Woodley is the primary fighter he has confronted who is understood for his stand-up skills, knocking out prime MMA strikers like Robbie Lawlor throughout his run on the prime of MMA.
He was a feared puncher throughout his three-year run as welterweight champion, and picked up wins over prime fighters like Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson and Darren Until.
Paul is the slight favorite heading into the bout, though many followers imagine that he’ll lastly undergo his first loss in his preliminary bout with Showtime Boxing within the US.
What date and time is Jake Paul vs Tyron Woodley?
The Paul v Woodley bout will happen on Sunday August 29, on the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in Cleveland, Ohio which is Paul’s residence city.
It’s going to probably happen at round 3 or 4am UK time on the Monday, with the undercard starting late on the Sunday evening on account of Ohio being 5 hours behind the UK in Japanese time.
Fortunately, Monday August 30 is a financial institution vacation, so followers will not have work or college after staying up all evening for the bout.
How can I stream battle stay within the UK?
It’s unknown as but the place the battle can be broadcast in the UK.
Paul’s three professional bouts have all taken place with totally different broadcasters right here, so it is not assured that he can be on any explicit platform.
His debut towards AnEsonGib was on Sky Sports activities, whereas his Robinson bout came about on BT Sport Field Workplace, and his Askren victory was obtainable on Fite TV.
Who’s on the undercard?
A number of-weight world champion Amanda Serrano will battle Yamileth Mercado in the one bout at present introduced.
The remainder of the undercard can be confirmed at a press convention Tuesday July 13.
Whether it is something like Paul’s different fights, it’ll most likely be the next commonplace than the primary occasion, with former world champions like Badou Jack and Regis Prograis each having fought earlier than Paul prior to now.
Jake Paul: “I instructed him I’ll pay you double your purse if you happen to beat me. However if you happen to lose, you must pay your purse to my charity. He lacks confidence.
“He’s a great striker. He’s recognized for knocking folks out. However I feel after I beat Tyron, folks need to put respect on my identify. However that’s not what I’m right here for, to be trustworthy.”
Tyron Woodley: “I’ve at all times needed to field my entire life however by no means did it.
“That is my alternative, this can be a child that’s a power-puncher, he’s obtained a variety of power behind him.
“That is going to be an enormous platform to showcase what I can do in a boxing ring and he’s a fighter; he can battle.
“On the finish of the day, you possibly can watch him, and the timing, the rhythm, and the footwork are there.