The former UFC champion is decided to get a rematch with the YouTube vital person now became expert boxer after losing to him in a split resolution at Sunday’s Showtime pay-per-uncover match in Cleveland. The bout changed into contested at cruiserweight and with eight, three-minute rounds.
The Paul vs. Woodley boxing match took living on the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. The cardboard streamed are living on pay-per-uncover at 7 p.m. ET on Showtime Sports activities.
Woodley is confident he’ll meet Paul yet again within the ring.
“It’s performed, we’re doing the rematch,” Woodley told reporters on the post-fight press conference. “I have to get that clutch. It changed into too shut. This is a film, ain’t no person going to push the needle love me and him did. We sold the sh*t out of this pay-per-uncover. I guess all people changed into concerned by it. … He changed into tough. He changed into fatigued within the fight and he discovered a manner to defend pushing through. I’m able to by no manner knock him for that, however we have to bustle it lend a hand.”
The bout with Paul marked Woodley’s first expert boxing bout. The 39-yr-primitive view he did enough to clutch his debut.
“I view I obtained, I changed into surprised it changed into a split resolution,” Woodley acknowledged. “I view it changed into shut. I view he had obtained some rounds. Early on the rounds had been shut. If I’m able to return I’d kick myself in consequence of I’d’ve made it a miniature of more convincing, however I changed into correct making an try to no doubt feel it out and relate my time. I knew he changed into going to throw a lot of jabs and I knew he changed into going to faint and stress. I wasn’t surprised after they acknowledged split resolution, however I view it changed into going to be me.”
Search for the paunchy post-fight press conference with Woodley within the video above.