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Everything You Need To Know About Jake Paul Vs Tyron Woodley

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Everything You Need To Know About Jake Paul Vs Tyron Woodley

YouTube sensation Jake Paul and former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley are set to go toe-to-toe in a boxing match - with the fight officially announced on Tuesday afternoon.

Woodley, 39, who has lost his last four fights in the UFC, called out Paul, 24, in April - but insisted that he wanted any fight to be under MMA regulations.

However, the pair will now go head-to-head later this summer in a boxing ring, with Paul confirming its date on social media on Tuesday afternoon, as confirmed by The Athletic last month.

Tyron Woodley is a decorated UFC champion
Tyron Woodley is a decorated UFC champion
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Getting under the skin of just about everyone in both the boxing and MMA worlds, Paul has a record of 3-0 since becoming a professional fighter.

The Problem Child is also said to have recently signed a multi-fight deal with Showtime.

And they plan to use Friday's clash between Jake's older brother Logan Paul and Floyd Mayweather in Miami to promote the latest contest.

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But how exactly do Paul and Woodley compare ahead of their proposed fight?

When is Paul vs Woodley?

Jake Paul announced on his Instagram on Tuesday that he will be fighting Tyron Woodley on Saturday, 28 August.

In his post he wrote taunted the former MMA star and said: "Tyron's a seasoned striker who has fought the best MMA fighters in the world, but will be dropped by a Disney teen star in two rounds."

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How can I stream Paul vs Woodley?

Following weeks of speculation, Paul and Woodley have reached an agreement for a fight that will take place on Showtime pay-per-view.

Sources close to the situation confirmed the news to MMA Fighting following an initial report from The Athletic's Mike Coppinger.

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Where is Paul vs Woodley happening?

The fight is expected to become official later this week with a press conference that will feature Paul and Woodley facing off for the first time.

A date and location for the fight will also be announced at that time.

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Tickets

Ticket are yet to go on sale for the fight, but we will have all of the latest information surrounding prices and sale dates right here for you.

Jake Paul record and bio

  • Nationality: American
  • Born: 17/01/1997
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Reach: 76 inches
  • Total fights: 3
  • Record: 3-0
Jake Paul has a perfect 3-0 record
Jake Paul has a perfect 3-0 record

Tyron Woodley record and bio

  • Nationality: American
  • Born: 17/04/1982
  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Reach: 74 inches
  • Total fights: 27
  • Record: 19-7-1
Tyron Woodley is a former UFC welterweight champion
Tyron Woodley is a former UFC welterweight champion

Will there be an undercard?

No other additional bouts have been announced for the fight card as of yet. We'll let you know as and when.

Paul vs Woodley betting odds

Betting odds in the UK have yet to be formalised, however, some firms in American are putting Paul as the favourite to win, probably given his boxing experience over Woodley.

Topics: Tyron Woodley, Jake Paul, YouTube

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