Paul은 분할 결정을 통해 Tyron Woodley를 꺾고 4번째 프로 복싱 우승을 차지했습니다.. 유투브 스타의 짧은 경력에서 KO승으로 경기를 끝내지 못한 것은 처음이었다.. The bout lasted all eight rounds.
Paul won two of the three cards, 77-75 과 78-74. Woodley won on one card, 77-75.
The 24-year-old needed to dig deep to last the entire fight. Woodley was landing some of his punches that rattled Paul in some instances, but it wasn’t enough to get the victory.
Woodley was upset about losing and called for a rematch. Paul also expressed his dismay with the judges’ scoring.
The UFC great initially agreed to get a tattoo of Paul if he lost the fight.
Paul now can add Woodley to the list of people he has beaten. Ali Eson Gib, Nate Robinson and Ben Askren had all lost to Paul.
Woodley came into the fight having lost four consecutive UFC fights. The former welterweight champion was entering his first boxing match and held his own in his first time in the ring.
What’s next for Paul is unclear. He had been trying to lure Conor McGregor into a boxing match while also getting called out by Tommy Fury – the brother of heavyweight champion Tyson Fury.
Paul signed a deal with Showtime Sports before the Woodley fight was set. Whatever happens next for the YouTube star, it will likely be the main event on pay-per-view.