Jorge Masvidal, Michael B Jordan, Nate Diaz, and Other Superstars Attend Jake Paul vs Tyron Woodley 2

Published 12/18/2021, 9:55 PM EST

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Tyron Woodley and Jake Paul will exchange punches in a few hours at the Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida. Following a heated matchup in August, Paul vs Woodley 2 seems bigger than what we saw in the maiden outing. The duo seems ready for the electrifying re-match as they aim to leave ‘no doubt’ in the ring.

From last-minute changes to sheer drama and trash-talking, the upcoming fight has seen it all. No wonder the entire world has its eyes on the matchup. Combat superstars and film stars have already arrived at the arena to catch the action live from the ringside.


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Hollywood actor and boxing fan, Michael B. Jordan, is in the arena.

Additionally, UFC stars like Jorge Masvidal and Nate Diaz also made it to the venue. Jake Paul has had social media confrontations with both the UFC welterweight fighters. While he will take on a former welterweight champion in Woodley tonight, Masvidal and Diaz will catch him live.

Both Masvidal and Diaz have lost their last fights in the UFC and are looking to come back shortly. They have apparently received offers to enter the boxing ring somewhere down the line. That said, the UFC elites brought more attention to the Paul vs Woodley 2 card by appearing in the venue.

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A lot has been said from both Woodley’s and Paul’s sides regarding the fight. Now, all the trash talk will be pushed aside in just a few minutes, as both men will take to the ring.

Tyron Woodley vs Jake Paul 2 has come out of nowhere

Jake Paul earned a split decision win in the first fight. The rematch will happen under similar guidelines. Woodley, who came close to knocking out Paul, has vowed to finish the task this time.


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Jake Paul was initially supposed to face Tommy Fury on December 18. However, as ‘TNT’ backed off due to his rib injury, the last-minute change of opponent took place. Hence, Woodley vs Paul 2 has literally come from nowhere.

As this re-match will hold massive importance in both men’s careers, it is an absolute must-win contest for each side.


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Who do you see winning? Jake Paul or Tyron Woodley?

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Raj Sarkar


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A senior boxing writer at EssentiallySports, Raj Sarkar is a mass media graduate who is currently pursuing his master’s degree in broadcast journalism. In addition to his current role, he has worked with the MMA team at EssentiallySports and has interviewed prominent fighters such as Ritu Phogat and 'The Red King' Rory MacDonald. Combining his bachelor's degree with his adoration for combat sports, he has earned a combined 3000 plus bylines over the last two years.
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