Former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley has revealed that he has some plans to return to the MMA circuit in July 2022 after spending some time in the boxing circuit. Tyron Woodley is the former UFC welterweight champion who defended his welterweight title four times in the UFC. After losing back-to-back fights and also losing his title Tyron was released by the UFC and eventually found his home in the Boxing world as he headlined an amazing boxing matchup against Jake Paul. He gave his best in that fight but lost the fight by decision.
There was speculation that Jake Paul and Tyron Woodley would be rematching but that fight never got signed by both the parties and now it seems like both the fighters have moved on with their respective opponent. Jake Paul is now scheduled for a boxing matchup against the undefeated pro boxer Tommy Fury. Tyron Woodley at the moment is not signed up for anything. Recently he was asked about his plans to which he said that he is planning to make a comeback in the MMA world.
“I’m the only free agent in combat sports,” Woodley said. “Nobody else can say they’re a free agent. I can fight here, I can fight there. I can fight anywhere.
“You’re going to see my fight multiple times, for different promotions – four different styles of fighting. I’m going to be the first one to do it, and then everybody else is going to follow behind like they always do. One of them is going to be MMA. I plan on fighting in MMA in July in a real special fight to me. It’s probably going to be in Las Vegas.”
Tyron Woodley calls Jake Paul a BI*CH
Tyron Woodley made his professional boxing debut against Yotuber turned boxer Jake Paul on August 29, 2021. The duo had a back and forth fight, Woodley landed the bigger punches but it was Jake’s volume that got him an edge in the fight. One of the judges scored the fight 77–75 for Woodley, while the other two judges scored it 77–75 and 78–74 in favor of Paul.
Tyron Woodley to rematch Jake Paul, but Jake has seemingly avoided that fight and has locked his target on Tommy Fury.
“Jake Paul is a b*tch,” Woodley told MMA Junkie. “He didn’t want to fight, like, ‘You did it too late.’ No, you just didn’t want to fight, and they gave you a way out, and you took it and ran. It’s like a little kid in a playground, ‘Na, na, na, na, na,’ when they know they didn’t really win.”
“Most people that watched the fight felt like I won the fight. I really didn’t walk away a loser in the fight. My ceiling doesn’t look different right now.”
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