The upcoming boxing match between former UFC champion Tyron Woodley and YouTuber-turned-fighter Jake Paul is already causing a lot of drama.
Someone from Paul’s camp apparently talked trash to Woodley’s mother, prompting Woodley to respond, leading to an altercation before Sunday’s boxing match inside Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse in Cleveland.
Everything that happened between Jake Paul and Tyron Woodley at the press conference, prompting the close fight between the two camps over Woodley’s mother and both fighters who addressed the aftermath. https://t.co/Ex0dc5UY2S
– Andreas Hale (@AndreasHale) August 27, 2021
“Are you talking to my mom, brother?” Woodley said while standing in a scrum in front of multiple podiums. “I’m going to sleep you right now.”
Paul tried to entice Woodley to respond physically, saying, “Do it then. Do it then, p … “.
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Neither side took any real hits, but it wasn’t from lack of effort, as both were escorted out of the room and had to be pinned down.
The fight is the first true boxing match of Woodley’s career, while Paul is 3-0 and beat another former UFC fighter in Ben Askren.
While it remains to be seen how much tension and drama will emerge from the fight itself, fans could have a fight that won’t disappoint, if the run-up is any indication.
What channel is Tyron Woodley on against Jake Paul tonight?
- Television channel: Showtime PPV
- Live broadcast (PPV): Showtime.com, Showtime app
The fight can be seen on Showtime pay-per-view on all traditional cable and satellite providers. The fight can also be streamed on Showtime.com or the Showtime app.
How much does Tyron Woodley vs. Jake Paul PPV cost?
Fans who want to watch the fight will have to pay nearly $ 60 to stream it. You don’t need a Showtime subscription to purchase PPV and you can download the Showtime app on AppleTV +, Roku, Fire TV, Xbox One, iOS and Android TV and mobile devices.
What time does Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley start?
- Date: Sunday August 29
- Weather: 8 pm ET / 5 pm PT
- Main event: 12 am ET / 9 pm PT (approximately)
Boxing night is scheduled to begin at 8 p.m. ET on Sunday night. With four fights in addition to the main event, it remains to be seen when exactly Paul and Woodley will enter the ring and what time their fight will actually begin.
Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley Fight Card
- Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley, cruiserweights
- Amanda Serrano (champion) vs. Yamileth Mercado, unified women’s featherweight titles
- Daniel Dubois vs. Joe Cusumano, heavyweights
- Montana Love vs. Ivan Baranchyk, welterweight
- Tommy Fury vs. Anthony Taylor, cruiserweights