A boxing battle between Jake Paul and Tyron Woodley has been scheduled for August 28.

Jake Paul and former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley have agreed to about that will air on Showtime pay-per-view following weeks of uncertainty. Following an original story from The Athletic’s Mike Coppinger, sources close to the issue verified the news to MMA Fighting. The match between the YouTube celebrity turned boxer and the ex-UFC champion has been spoken about for the better part of two months, with both fighters showing interest.

Jake Paul and former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley have agreed to about that will air on Showtime pay-per-view following weeks of uncertainty.

When Woodley battled Paul in April, he was a cornerman for his longtime teammate Ben Askren, and the bout ended in spectacular fashion when the 24-year-old Ohio native knocked the retired UFC fighter. After leaving the UFC at the end of his most recent contract, Woodley has been volunteering his services to fight Paul in the boxing ring ever since. After being largely recognized as one of the best welterweight champions in the promotion’s history, Woodley left the UFC on a four-fight losing skid.

Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley is a done deal and both have signed, The 190-pound match is currently slated for August 28, sources say.

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