By: Hans Themistode
Though he confronted a number of sticky moments, Jake Paul knew he had executed greater than sufficient to earn a victory within the largest battle of his profession. The social media star outpointed former UFC welterweight champion, Tyron Woodley, on the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in Cleveland, Ohio.
To begin issues off, Paul appeared to dominate the motion whereas Woodley sat again and refused to let his palms go. In the end although, the long run Blended Martial Arts Corridor of Famer discovered his rhythm within the fourth. The 39-year-old landed the most important shot of the night time which threw Paul into the ropes.
Regardless of dealing with adversity for the primary time in his profession, Paul went on to win a break up determination. As he continues to listen to the nonstop chatter surrounding his boxing skills, with a victory over a revered identify like Woodley, extra so within the MMA world than the boxing group, Paul believes his naysayers are working out of issues to criticize him about.
“I received convincingly,” mentioned Paul following his victory. “We’re gonna return to the drafting board, however I feel I proved so much tonight.”
Whereas Paul is firmly of the assumption that he made issues look comparatively straightforward towards Woodley, the previous UFC star believes he was given a uncooked deal. Instantly following the outcomes, Woodley demanded that the two-run issues again. Paul, 24, is greater than prepared to take action, however solely below one situation.
Throughout the lead-up of their showdown, each Paul and Woodley verbally agreed to a weird guess. The loser of their showdown must get a tattoo stating “I like Jake Paul” or “I like Tyron Woodley”, relying on who received.
With the mud now cleared and Paul rising because the winner, Paul needs Woodley to pay up. In an effort to entice the previous UFC welterweight champion, Paul revealed that he is perhaps prepared to present Woodley a shot at redeeming himself in a rematch if he goes by way of with the guess.
“I instructed him, if he needs to get the tattoo, put it on his Instagram. Everlasting tattoo. Then possibly we’ll discuss it.”