Boxing legend Mike Tyson doubled down on his help of Jake Paul forward of Sunday’s pay-per-view match in opposition to former UFC Welterweight Champion Tyron Woodley.
Tyson advised TMZ Sports on Friday that he believes Paul’s 3-0 report speaks for itself.
“He hasn’t misplaced but,” including that it’s certain to be a “robust battle.”
Paul, 24, had his first skilled match in opposition to one other YouTuber again in January 2020 however making an attempt to say himself as a authentic boxer he took on extra fights together with former NBA participant Nate Robinson and MMA fighter Ben Askren.
However Woodley, 39, says his expertise provides him a transparent aggressive edge.
“Jake has been preventing for 5 minutes. Why is age an element?” he advised the New York Post of Paul’s taunts. “It’s an element if somebody’s sooner, stronger or if they’re extra expert — he’s not one of the above. He can’t change the actual fact of my expertise degree, what I’ve executed within the recreation, my mindset, my mentality and simply being in there for the minutes, hours and years. He can’t make that up in any coaching camp.”
Woodley is 19-7-1 however he hasn’t received a battle since September 2018.
He advised the Put up that Sunday’s battle goes past beating Paul. He hopes to ascertain one other run with a win this weekend.
“Earlier than my final battle, I used to be already serious about doing fight sports activities and preventing for various leagues and being a free agent. Boxing has already been there the entire time, however boxing Jake Paul was a brand new idea. I don’t simply wish to battle Jake and that be it. … The utmost aim and reward is a championship, however I’m not going to look too far down the street proper now.
Tyson by no means questioned Woodley’s coronary heart however advised TMZ Sports activities that Paul’s victory will come down to 1 factor.