Jake Paul returns to the ring this weekend when he faces off in opposition to former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley.
The controversial YouTuber, aka ‘The Downside Baby’, destroyed ex-UFC star Ben Askren in April as he continued his much-criticised foray into skilled boxing.
Paul has received his three professional fights to this point with ease however has confronted opponents far adrift of his skillset.
Woodley, a gifted former UFC champion, has seen his MMA profession stall lately however is anticipated to pose a completely totally different take a look at for the social media famous person.
The pair have been concerned in one other heated back-and-forth build-up to the conflict and that can solely enhance as combat week approaches.
In the meantime, up and coming British boxing stars Tommy Fury and Daniel Dubois will probably be on the undercard to the combat.
Right here’s all the pieces it’s essential to know concerning the upcoming occasion…
Paul vs Woodley: Date and easy methods to watch
This eight-round cruiserweight exhibition combat will happen on Sunday, August 29 and will probably be held on the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in Paul’s hometown of Cleveland, Ohio.
The cardboard is slated to start out at 12:30am with the primary occasion prone to get beneath approach at 4am on Sunday morning within the UK.
The combat will probably be on BT Sport Field Workplace within the UK – costing £16.95 – and may be bought by means of the BT Participant, on BT Sport’s web site or their app.
The present can be bought after which reside streamed on cellular units with the BT Sport Field Workplace app for iOS and Android
Paul v Woodley: Undercard
Tommy Fury and Daniel Dubois will probably be on the undercard to Paul vs Woodley.
Will probably be American debuts for the pair of Brits, with Fury dealing with MMA fighter Anthony Taylor and Dubois taking over Joe Cusumano.
There’s additionally a deeper storyline doubtlessly constructing for Fury who has had a confrontation with Paul not too long ago.
Fury is reported to have signed a two-fight take care of US broadcaster Showtime – who inked Paul to their community earlier this yr.
- MAIN EVENT: Jake Paul v Tyron Woodley
- Amanda Serrano v Yamileth Mercado – for WBC, WBO and IBO World Featherweight titles
- Tommy Fury vs. Anthony Taylor
- Daniel Dubois vs. Joe Cusumano
- Ivan Barancyhk vs. Montana Love
- Charles Conwell v Lucas Brian Ariel Bastida
Paul v Woodley: What’s been mentioned?
Jake Paul: “Tyron’s a great striker. He’s identified for knocking folks out. However I feel once I beat Tyron, folks should put respect on my title.
“However that’s not what I’m right here for, to be sincere. I already understand how good I’m. I do know that that is going to be one other straightforward combat.
“That’s why Showtime is in enterprise with me. You’re taking a look at the way forward for boxing.”
Tyron Woodley: “Best combat of my profession and largest purse of my profession multi function night time.
“Mainly, they introduced me in to take out the trash. Can’t wait to close this b***h up.
“That is getting carried out for the tradition, the entire MMA/boxing group, to rid this man of fight sports activities.”