It was estimated that Tyron Woodley has a net worth of more than $4 million, and a big part of it comes from his scheduled fight and fight promotions.
He is also seen to feature in movies such as escape plan 2, Straight Outta Compton, Kickboxer: Vengeance, Then he was featured in a fight scene against Bollywood actor Salman Khan in the movie; Sultan.
Tyron is also seen to visit in podcasts or in some of the tv shows for interviews, and it looks like the mixed martial artist is not willing to quit now.
Tyron Woodley To Step Against Jake Paul In Place Of Tommy Fury
It was a feud that made the fans excited to watch how a youtuber would fight against Tommy Fury. Jake Paul, a youtuber, is currently going on a no lost match streak of 4-0.
However, the feud the fans wanted to see in the fight could not happen due to Tommy’s injuries from his previous fights. So, Tyron Woodly was drafted in place of Tommy Fury.
The match was all hyped up as Tyron Woodley is known to be a dangerous fighter in UFC. The match was intense and proceeded to the sixth round until Jake Paul landed an effective punch on his head area.
The next moment we saw Tyron Woodly on the mat. The referee called off the match with a knockout.
Jake Paul Knocks Out Tyron Woodley
On Saturday night, Jake Paul and Tyron Woodly completed their second boxing match, where Jake knocked Tyron Woodly completely. Tyron, a five-time UFC champion, fell on the mat, and the referee called off the match with a knockout.
After the match, Jake Paul targeted UFC, especially Dana White, saying, “I just knocked out a five-time UFC champion and embarrassed your whole company.”
He further said that he would embrace the top UFC fighters, including Kamaru Usman, [Nate] Diaz, [Jorge] Masvidal, [Conor] McGregor. He sent a clear message to Dana White that your fighter will not stand a chance in front of him.
Masvidal once said, “Paul cant f…ing afford me.” He challenged Paul to step in the octagon and try to break Fury’s jaw.
Later the heavyweight champion’s brother had to step down in the fight with Tom Fury because of some medical issues. Woodly came in to fight Jake Paul, but he was knocked out.
After Tyrone’s Knockout, Jake’s Target Is Tommy Fury
After the intense fight between Tyron Woodly And Jake Paul, Jake mocked the former UFC champion Tommy Fury who couldn’t fight Paul for his injuries.
He said he was missing Fury and wanted him to be in place of Woodly.
Who Is Tyron Woodly?
Tyron Woodly is an American professional UFC fighter who has won the UFC heavyweight championship five times. He is also a mixed martial artist, boxer, and broadcast analyst born on April 17, 1982, making him 39 years old.
Tyron was the eleventh of the thirteen children born and raised in Ferguson, Missouri. His father left him and the family early in his childhood.
He went to high school and was interested in sports that made him a two-sports athlete. These sports were American football and amateur wrestling.
Before graduating from McCluer High School in 2000, he won the Missouri 4A Men’s State Championship. Later, he enrolled himself in the University of Missouri, where he participated in their wrestling program.
He was a two-time all-American, one in 2003 and the other in 2005. In 2005, he graduated from the university with a degree in Agricultural Economics.
On February 7, 2009, he made his debut in a professional fight against Steve Schnider. Woodly showed his fighting skills by making Steve submit in the first round.
On April 30, 2009, he competed in his second match against Jeff Carstens. The results were the same as his debut match, and he won the match by submission in the first round.
Then Woodly was signed with Strikeforce and put in his first fight against Sal Woods. After winning the match by submission, he fought for Strikeforce with a contract.
The Strikeforce was seen to elevate themselves after Woodly, as he intended to win every match. He has fought impressively, winning against Ruby Bears, Zack Light, Saffiedine, Paul Daley, and Jordan Mein.
On July 14, 2012, at Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy for the Welterweight championship, Woodley fought against Nate Marquardt. The fans could not keep their eyes off the match until the fourth and decisive round, in which Woodly lost due to a knockout.
Woodley’s Fighting Career In UFC
After his loss in the Welterweight championship, he entered UFC 156. On February 2,n 2013, the match was scheduled between Erica Silva and Jaye Hieron, but Tyron was replaced with him due to Erica’s injury.
It was made official;l that Tyron would fight against Jay in his debut match. He shocked the audience by knocking Jay in the opening 36 seconds of the first round.
Jake Shields was scheduled to face Woodley on June 15, 2013, at UFC 161. Jake Shield was seen to stand tall in the match and win against Woodley by a split decision.
On November 16, 2013, Tyron Woodley won against Josh Koscheck. He won by knocking him, winning the Knockout of the Night bonus award.
In the progressing years, Woodley had prominent years by winning most of the matches in the UFC. He also won the welterweight championships and other UFC night event matches to earn him bonus awards.
Woodley’s Career In Boxing
Woodley stepped into boxing, where he fought his first match against the famous youtuber Jake Paul. After Jake Paul won against Askren, Woodley was scheduled for a match with Paul.
The match couldn’t go in Tyron’s favor, and he lost against a 25-year-old youtuber by split decision. He was later seen to fight Paul for the second time by replacing an injured Tommy Fury.
They both had backs and fronts in the match and proceeded to round six. However, Woodley could not get the upper hand, and Jake hit Woodley with a knockout punch.