Will former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley obtain one other crack at social media sensation Jake Paul inside a boxing ring? Solely time will inform as each males have just lately spoken in regards to the chance.
“The Chosen One” has been campaigning for a rematch ever since Paul was declared the winner by way of break up choice after their bout on Showtime Boxing PPV on August 29, 2021, in Cleveland, Ohio.
Woodley is adamant that he did sufficient to get the nod from the judges, sustaining that he landed the extra highly effective punches and offered many of the strain throughout their eight-round skilled boxing match. Woodley additionally believes that he ought to have scored a knockdown within the fourth spherical after hitting “The Drawback Youngster” by means of the ropes, additional strengthening his argument.
The judges’ scorecards learn 77-75 in favor of Woodley and 78-74 and 77-75 for Paul.
After the match, Woodey and Paul made a wager that if The Chosen One will get a everlasting tattoo stating “I like Jake Paul,” then The Drawback Youngster will grant the previous UFC champ a rematch. However based on Woodley, Paul could also be shifting on whatever the deal.
“We known as his supervisor, we known as him,” Woodley stated throughout a current Instagram Live by way of BJPenn.com. “I believe any individual simply obtained to him, ‘Man, simply take it and run, man. You didn’t win the battle, man. They stated you gained however don’t f*cking get again in there with him.’ As a result of I’m the kind of motherf***** the place when you let me get one other time to battle you and I get an opportunity to interrupt you down, it’s issues.”
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Woodley Mentioned New Tattoo Guess Made Inside Ring ‘Outdated the Earlier Guess’
There have been a ton of stakes going into Woodley and Paul’s boxing bout, which included a bet that the 2 fighters made throughout a pre-fight press convention. The Drawback Youngster and The Chosen One shook palms, making a deal that whoever misplaced needed to get a tattoo that stated they beloved the victor.
However after Paul was introduced the winner contained in the ring, the 2 made the brand new wager.
Through the Instagram Dwell, Woodley stated that the brand new wager they made post-fight supersedes the one they made previous to the competition. So if The Drawback Youngster doesn’t put pen to paper, Woodley seemingly gained’t get the ink. And if Paul does, then Woodley will get one.
“That tattoo state of affairs, the unique wager was the loser will get the tattoo,” Woodley stated. “Within the ring, a brand new wager was introduced that, in my view, outdated the earlier wager. That wager stated when you get the tattoo then we are able to run it again. We each stated ‘Guess’ and we shook palms. In order that’s a wager I’m making an attempt to facilitate and the rematch has to occur. If we get the paperwork, in fact. You motherf****** have some dumba** tattoos in your our bodies. Hella-dumb. For a pleasant bag, there’s no one on this dwell that may inform me they’d by no means try this.”
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Paul Mentioned Woodley ‘F***** Up’ By Not Getting Tattoo, ‘Struggle Doesn’t Make Sense’
On the opposite finish, The Drawback Youngster isn’t joyful that Woodley is ready till he receives a signed battle contract earlier than getting the tattoo. To Paul, Woodley must get the tattoo earlier than even considers the rematch, one thing Paul stated “doesn’t make sense.”
“I’m like, ‘The place’s the tattoo?’ Now he’s saying you must signal the contract after which I’ll get the tattoo,” Paul stated on the “Full Send” podcast by way of MMA Fighting. “The tattoo was a wager earlier than this battle. It was the loser needed to get the tattoo. So now he’s making an attempt to vary it to make it for the rematch. It doesn’t make sense [to fight him again]. If he would have gotten the tattoo now and that clip goes viral and everybody’s like ‘Jake do it,’ I’d be like, ‘I form of have to do that.’ However he f***** up.
“He’s saying, ‘Oh, I’ll get it when you signal the contract.’ No, you f***** up. Simply get the tattoo and let me determine from there. However I believe it’s on to greater and higher issues. I need to battle an actual boxer. We’ll see what the playing cards have in retailer.”