Jake Paul fails to ‘gotcha hat’ on Tyron Woodley as melee nearly breaks out at weigh-ins


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Jake Paul is now 1-1 in his attempts to grab the hat off fighters after coming face-to-face with Tyron Woodley and nearly inciting a melee at the Paul vs. Woodley ceremonial weigh-ins on Saturday in Cleveland.

Hours after both fighters made weight without incident, Paul and Woodley engaged in a tense staredown on stage as they stood just over 24 hours away from one of the most highly anticipated boxing matches of the year.

Having tipped the scale at 190 pounds, Paul immediately started snacking on his post weigh-in meal while revealing what he said to Woodley during their faceoff.

“I said you’re dead,” Paul said. “That was it. I tried to grab his cheeks.”

As Paul continued to munch on his chicken fingers, Woodley made his way over to the 24-year-old social influencer. That’s when Paul attempted to grab Woodley’s hat off his head but failed as security and members from both camps swarmed the scene.

While there was some pushing and shoving from members of the two entourages, security was able to intervene to ensure an actual fight didn’t happen. At that point, the shouting continued as the team from Showtime pushed Paul and Woodley to opposite sides of the stage, drawing the weigh-ins to a close with the Cleveland crowd on its feet.

Paul came up with his catchphrase “gotcha hat” after trading trash talk with Floyd Mayweather earlier this year before snatching Mayweather’s hat during a press event for his exhibition bout against Jake’s older brother, Logan Paul.

Paul was nearly tackled by security while Mayweather was enraged by the incident, but the former YouTube celebrity turned undefeated boxer didn’t have as much luck trying to steal Woodley’s hat on Saturday.

Instead, Woodley pulled back and laughed at Paul before eventually yelling “you can have the hat” as the two fighter camps were separated.

Focused and intense as ever after hitting 189.5 pounds for his pro boxing debut, Woodley promised to deliver a vicious finish when he finally gets to trade hands with Paul on Sunday.

“It’s over,” Woodley said. “That’s all I can think about, it’s over. I’m about to go big in every level, every plane, every category. He’s shaking. He’s quivering and this dude he should be ‘cause I’m about to hurt him in a way he never felt before. And that’s on Mama Woodley.”

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Is Ferguson, Missouri the "murder capital of the world" like Tyron Woodley suggested to Jake Paul?

Sportskeeda 28 August, 2021 - 05:49am

No, Tyron Woodley's claim in front of Jake Paul regarding the city of Ferguson is not well-founded. Though the city has seen its fair share of violence, Ferguson, Missouri does not figure in the world's most violent cities.

However, the city of St. Louis in Missouri is seen as one of the most violent cities in the world as per worldpopulationreview.com.

The conversation started with Jake Paul addressing Tyron Woodley's rap music in a face-to-face conversation with Ariel Helwani as the moderator. As Woodley responded positively, he fired back at Paul's clear attempt at insinuation by addressing his apparel. 'The Problem Child' wore a black T-Shirt with a gang sign along with five chains around his neck.

Tyron Woodley questioned Jake Paul's authenticity in terms of being able to pull a look like that off. When Paul accused Woodley of pretending to be "from the streets," 'The Chosen One' said:

Lmfaoooo Tyron Woodley had Jake Paul stuttering 😂🤣 pic.twitter.com/JA3HXwmDJc

As well as Tyron Woodley's jibe at Jake Paul in regards to to Ferguson, there were various other allegations thrown by the two opponents during the media event.

During the face-to-face with Ariel Helwani, both Jake Paul and Tyron Woodley constantly attempted to get into each other's heads.

Jake Paul is a man of culture after all. pic.twitter.com/FsExoqFflQ

Paul attempted to discredit Woodley's combat sports career. Woodley fired back by saying that Paul's career was nothing but a bucket list, and that he was not a part of the world of combat sports.

The fighters soon began adding allegations of PED use into the mix. In one situation, Jake Paul stated that Tyron Woodley is nothing but a career speed bump that he will slow down for but ultimately overcome. In response, Woodley said:

How to Bet the Jake Paul Fight With Best Promos, Bonuses

Elite Sports NY 28 August, 2021 - 12:00am

Sunday night’s match between Jake Paul and Tyron Woodley is certainly going to be a spectacle as the YouTube star squares off against the former UFC welterweight champion, and if you’re looking for information on how to bet the  fight, then you’ve come to the right spot.

Paul has built an incredible following with 20.4 YouTube subscribers alone, while Woodley racked up 19 UFC victories in his MMA career. To his credit, Paul is 3-0 in his young  boxing career, having most recently triumphed over former UFC fighter Ben Askren back in April.

Millions of viewers are expected to watch this showdown between Paul and Woodley, and big money is expected to be wager on this fight. Several of the top legal online sportsbooks aren’t only offering odds on the fight, there are also a stellar number of outstanding odds boosts and risk-free bet promos available.

IF you’re looking to bet on this fight with some outstanding boosts and promos, there’s good news — plenty of big value offers exist. Here are the best promos and bonuses being offered ahead of the Paul vs. Woodley fight.

When it comes to a low-risk, high-upside bet, FanDuel Sportsbook has the best promo on this list.

FanDuel Sportsbook is going all-in on the Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley fight with 30-1 odds on either fighter to win, which means a $5 wager could turn into a $150 payout if the selected fighter wins.

Paul enters this bout at 3-0 in his boxing career and has been installed as the moneyline favorite at -190 odds. Though he’s the more experienced fighter, Woodley is a +148 underdog. That means that under normal circumstances, it would take a $100 wager on Woodley to win $148, while it would take a wager of just over $281 on Paul to get a $148 payout. Thanks to FanDuel Sportsbook, a $5 wager on either fighter can pay out $150 if the fighter you select wins.

If you’re looking for an impressive risk-free bet to hedge against a potential bet, Barstool Sportsbook has you covered.

One you’ve made your first deposit into your Barstool Sportsbook account, you’ll be eligible for the $1,000 risk-free first bet promotion. Simply navigate to the Paul vs. Woodley fight and place your first bet of up to $1,000. If the fighter you choose loses, Barstool Sportsbook will refund your account up to $1,000 in site credit.

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Prospective sports bettors in search of the largest risk-free bet promo need not look any further. Caesars Sportsbook is offering an outlandish $5,000 risk-free bet ahead of the Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley fight. That’s five times as much as many other legal sports betting apps.

That means new users who sign up for Caesars Sportsbook can place a wager of up to $5,000 for their first bet, presumably on the Paul vs. Woodley fight, and Caesars Sporstbook will refund up to $5,000 in site credit if the bet loses.

BetMGM has been gaining a foothold in a number of markets and has upped their risk-free first bet promo from $600 to a much more competitive $1,000. The best part about BetMGM’s risk-free first free bet promo is that the sportsbook will back your first bet up to $1,000 and if it doesn’t win, they’ll refund your account in free bets.

If your wager is less than $50 and your bet loses, BetMGM will add a free bet equal to the full value of your bet. If your wager is $50-1,000, you account will be credited in five equal free bets (Ex: Five (5) free bets of $200 on a first bet of $1,000) if your first bet loses.

BetMGM is also offering up a bet $20, win $100 promotion for new users. Simply register for an account and place a $20 wager on any sport or game. You’ll then receive $100 in free bets.

Neither fighter enters this bout with a ton of boxing experience. Paul has three fights to his credit, with all three coming against fairly unimpressive opponents. That said, Woodley, a former UFC welterweight champ, has no true boxing experience. Paul has a size and reach advantage, and oddsmakers have installed him as the betting favorite ahead of this matchup.

Currently, Paul is roughly a -190 moneyline favorite while Woodley checks in around +150.

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