Jake “The Problem Child” Paul vs Tyron “The Chosen One” Woodley just had their weigh-in and final face-off. During their face-off it was pretty intense, both fighters were had long staredowns banging each other’s foreheads. When Ariel Helwani proceeded to interview Paul, chaos ignited as Woodley went close to Paul, to which he almost got Woodley’s hat.
This might be Paul’s first opponent that possesses real knockout power but the question is will it land and will he have the same power in boxing as he had in MMA? It is an interesting match-up and a true test of where Paul is right now in terms of level. Although it is worth noting that Paul is coming in as a decent favorite.
Jake Paul weighed in at 190lbs and for Woodley, he weighed in at 189.5 lbs. Not much weight difference but Paul could come in heavier on fight night. Paul is noticeably bigger compared to Woodley and it could play a huge factor in the outcome. Many are picking Paul to win in the early rounds of the fight.
A win from Jake Paul could put him on most MMA fighter’s radar, Tyron Woodley is a big name since he was a former welterweight champion and a future Hall of Famer. It is potentially the most dangerous fighter he will face on paper.