sin embargo, after a trip to the hospital, the boxer discovered he had a broken rib and multiple fractures and was advised by doctors and his team to withdraw from the fight.
“Even now sitting here filming this video it hasn’t sank in that I’m not fighting,” Fury said. “I can’t do anything else apart from getting my body right as quickly as possible and look for a new fight date with Jake Paul. There’s no other fight I want out there, that’s the fight I want next.”
“This is bank robbery.”
Paul won his fourth straight match in his bout against Woodley, and has also previously defeated fellow YouTube personality AnEsonGib, former NBA star Nate Robinson and former MMA fighter Ben Askren.
Before turning toward a boxing career, Paul had been widely known on social media as a brash and controversial YouTube star, where he has more than 20 million subscribers.
“They’re going to give me a big bag to go and beat the guy I already beat
,” Paul said during the Fight Week press conference, while wearing a ski mask over his head
. “This is bank robbery.
If Woodley knocks out Paul during the match, he will also receive an additional $ 500,000 bonus, Paul promised.
En 2016, Woodley, también conocido como “The Chosen One,” won a UFC title and subsequently defended it four times, según ESPN.
“When I got the call, the sentence wasn’t even finished before I was in,” Woodley said during the conference. “I’m just excited about the opportunity to go out here and redeem myself. We found out a lot about each other that night in the ring. There’s mutual respect but there’s still some unfinished business.”
The event includes an undercard featuring Amanda Serrano against Miriam Gutierrez, Deron Williams against Frank Gore and Liam Paro against Yomar Alamo.