Jake Paul fight fix claims quashed by Tyron Woodley’s coach after fans thought they’d seen secret hand signal before KO

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Jake Paul fight fix claims quashed by Tyron Woodley's coach after fans thought they'd seen secret hand signal before KO

Tyron Woodley’s coach claims the American’s big money fight against Jake Paul was set.

The UFC great was viciously kicked out of a YouTube star by a boxer in round six.

Online conspiracy theorists have settled on the moment - considering a subtle hand gesture from Paul as a sign of match-fixing.

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Online conspiracy theorists have settled on the moment – considering a subtle hand gesture from Paul as a sign of match-fixing.
Paul then gave a knockout blow

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Paul then gave a knockout blowcredit: Getty Images
Woodley was left face to face in the ring

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Woodley was left face to face in the ringcredit: Reuters

But fans were sure it was fixed as Paul flexed his wrist as a ‘signal’ seconds before delivering a devastating blow.

Woodley’s coach dismissed such claims, saying the MMA star wanted to ‘win’.

Speaking to MMA on Sirius XM, Deen Thomas said: “That whole theory, it makes me laugh.

“Because being in his camp, I know how serious it was.

“It was serious like Tyrone really wanted this win back, he really wanted this fight and it was a serious thing.

“Now, if it was a dive, I wish they had told me about it because I wouldn’t have shown up and took the night off.

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“I would love to party but it wasn’t. I mean it was a real, legal battle.”

Woodley admitted that he made the fatal mistake of dropping his hand before Paul’s punch.

But has claimed that he is not ready to retire yet.

Woodley reminisced: “I fight for my kids and my family. I told you guys I was in shape, I told you guys I was ready to fight, and I told you guys that I was in her was in better shape.

“So, I did that tonight and went back and looked at it and thought.

“Why the f**k I dropped my hand? I was ready, I had both hands up and I was expecting an overhand.

“I knew he was going to delay the punch. But even if he delayed it, I was up for it.

“Even if he didn’t delay, I don’t know why I dropped my guard. In this game, there’s only one mistake, just one mistake, I blocked many of his shots.”

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