Jake Paul was accused of utilizing performance-enhancing medication forward of his Tyron Woodley boxing match, which passed off late final month on Showtime pay-per-view (PPV) from inside Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in Cleveland, Ohio.
“I hate to say it, however I undoubtedly suppose Jake Paul goes to be on PEDs,” longtime MMA coach Firas Zahabi mentioned earlier than the struggle. “It exists on the earth of boxing, identical to it exists in MMA. And I don’t suppose Tyron will probably be on PEDs. I feel Tyron will probably be completely pure.”
Seems six fighters from the “Forest Metropolis” struggle card examined adverse for banned substances, in response to Ohio Athletic Fee government director Bernie Profato (by way of MMA Fighting), together with each Paul and Woodley.
“The Drawback Little one” topped “The Chosen One” by “embarrassing” break up resolution.
Additionally passing their respective drug exams had been Amanda Serrano, Yamileth Mercado, Charles Conwell and Juan Carlos Rubio. Serrano retained her WBC, WBO, and IBO featherweight titles with a dominant resolution win over Mercado, whereas Conwell scored a third-round technical knockout victory over Rubio in tremendous welterweight motion.
Paul is anticipated to make his return to the “candy science” in some unspecified time in the future in 2022, possible towards boxing upstart Tommy “TNT” Fury. That may come as a giant disappointment to former UFC champ Vitor Belfort, who’s underneath the impression his subsequent struggle for Triller is value a whopping $40 million.
Oscar De La Hoya, in the meantime, stays the odd man out.