Jake Paul has confirmed reports that Tommy Fury has backed out of his boxing match with the YouTube star, scheduled for December 18. On short notice, Paul announced that Tyron Woodley will stand in as his opponent. The two fought to a split decision on August 29 in Cleveland, Ohio.
Paul began his announcement with his signature trash talk. Then he informed fans of the upcoming fight. He also added a new twist. If Woodley knocks him out, he will get paid an extra $500,000.
“It is official, Tommy Fury is boxing’s biggest bitch. He has pulled out of the fight… due to a medical condition… He fumbled the biggest bag of his life, now he will be watching at home…
I’m giving him 500,000 extra if he can knock me out. Jake Paul vs Tyron Woodley 2. Leave no doubt.”
Jake referred to Tommy Fury as “boxing’s biggest bitch.” He then made his replacement official and let fans know about the big payday Woodley gets if he can knock Paul out. It’s an enormous amount of money for one punch.
Jake Paul threatened to knock out Woodley in the rematch. He said he didn’t get the job done completely the first time around. Now, he will have his chance to leave no doubt in the minds of fans.
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