Tyron Woodley details one major difference in gameplan for Jake Paul rematch

Tyron Woodley feels he missed the chance to counter Jake Paul 's punches in the first fight and has vowed to correct the mistake in their rematch next weekend.

Woodley made his professional boxing debut in August when he was outpointed by Paul in Cleveland, losing a split decision to the YouTube star.

He went through with an "I love Jake Paul" tattoo after the loss following their pre-fight bet in the hopes of securing a rematch with the 24-year-old.

Paul decided to pursue a fight with fellow celebrity Tommy Fury instead, only for the Brit to pull out of the December 18 clash on Monday with a broken rib and bacterial infection.

And Woodley – who stepped up on less than two weeks notice in the hopes of avenging his loss – feels he won the fight against Paul in August.

“I feel like there was times where I made him miss and didn’t make him pay," he told reporters during a media conference.

"Without going into the game plan, I feel like there were times where I could have made more stern consequences for even trying to hit me.

"That's the one thing I could pick out. I watched the first fight fully for the first time yesterday and I felt like I won rounds four through eight

"That’s not counting what should have been a 10-8 in round four with the knockdown. If I add in some more volume, I’m going to get the knockout."

Paul was accused of putting a 'no knockout' clause into Woodley's contract for their first fight, but an agreement signed by Woodley later silenced the claim.

Woodley was filming on a movie set when he received the call-up to rematch Paul, but he has been training since October after predicting Fury would pull out of the fight.

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The ex-UFC champion can earn an additional $500,000 in his rematch if he wins by knockout, with Paul boldly putting the clause in Woodley's contract.

And Woodley thinks his rivalry with Paul will not be closed in their rematch, targeting a trilogy fight in the future.

"I didn't lose to him the first time and this time I'm finishing the fight – I don't want no referee, no hometown advantage, no 'let's let the storyline continue' type s*** to happen at all," he continued.

"So what that's going to do is probably set us up to fight a third time and I'm just going to replace the boxing fight I anticipated next year with Jake instead."

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