The Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley fight is set to happen today on August 29 at the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in Cleveland. As the fight time is inching closer, fans are growing curious to know the former UFC Champion’s net worth.

The highly-publicized boxing match between Jake and Tyron has been making headlines for months now. The Saturday (August 28) weigh-in, which was quite eventful, left fans wanting more.

As boxing day dawns upon us, here’s a look at how much wealth Tyron has accumulated so far, and how this fight will impact his financial standing.

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What is Tyron Woodley’s net worth?

  • Tyron is worth approximately $4 million.

The MMA fighter’s impressive stint with UFC has added immensely to his finances. Moreover, as per Evening Standard, Tyron is set to make a minimum of $500,000 from his fight against Jake.

However, his manager, Malki Kawa said that Tyron would “walk away with a multi-million dollar payday” after fighting the YouTuber.

The 39-year-old started his MMA career in February 2009, against Steve Schnider and won the match via submission in the first round.

The same thing happened in Tyron’s second professional bout against Jeff Carstens in April that year. The UFC fighter then debuted for Strikeforce the same year.

He lost his fight in 2012 against Nate Marquardt. However, Tyron made an impressive comeback in his UFC debut in February 2013 with a knock out victory against Jay Hieron. By 2015 Tyron’s professional record was 15-3.

Prior to this, in May 2014 the Missouri native was ranked #3 in the official UFC welterweight rankings. He went on to become the champion in the category and defended his title five times, in three years. He finally lost the title to Kamaru Usman in 2019.

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Jake Paul and MMA fighter’s weigh-in event explored

The Saturday weigh-in event ahead of the fight brought some impressive results. The YouTuber was recorded to be 190 pounds, while the former UFC champion came in at 189.5 pounds.

However, chaos broke out at the event, as the face-off between the fighters became more intense. In an attempt to intimidate his opponent, in true ‘Jake’ fashion, the YouTuber tried to grab Tyron’s hat off his head.

However, unlike the last time with Floyd Mayweather, this time the 24 year old failed. In an attempt to stop a melee from breaking out at the event, security and members from both camps swarmed to the scene pushing and shoving the angry fighters aside.

What time does the boxing match start?

  • The ‘Jake Paul vs Tyron Woodley’ fight time is scheduled for August 29 at 8:00 pm ET/5:00 pm PT.

The fight will serve as the main fodder for the Showtime event, therefore it is set about four hours after the start of the show. The fight will be available via Showtime’s pay-per-view option through several cable and satellite providers.

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