Logan Paul will take on Floyd Mayweather Jr. on Sunday in one of the strangest matchups in boxing history. Here’s what you need to know.
Yes, it is really happening. Logan Paul and Floyd Mayweather Jr. are fighting each other this weekend. They have a long-discussed boxing match Sunday, June 6 at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami.
in America, The PPV begins Sunday, June 6 at 8 p.m. EDT (5 p.m. PDT).
in uk, PPV starts on Monday, June 7th at 1AM BST.
in Australia, The PPV will begin on Monday, June 7th at 10am AEST.
Before the match, the two had a stardown which turned a bit intimate.
And here was Logan Paul’s response.
how to see
The easiest way to watch online is through Fanmio.
Those who want to watch the fight will need pay-per-view access. A ticket to see the fight comes with the T-shirt and costs $49.99 (£36, AU$64).
Fanmio’s site says that 20 US residents who sign up for Fanmio will also receive a video meet-and-greet with fighters — and the giveaway rule says those winners don’t have to buy a fight to enter the drawing. .
However, there are other ways to look.
In America You can pay Showtime $49.99, Mayweather’s usual companion, to watch the fight.
in the UK You can watch it through the Sky Sports box office for a relatively cheap £16.95.
in Australia You can watch through Main Event for AU$49.95, which is cheaper than what you pay on Fanmio, but you’ll need access to Foxtel to access Main Event, which makes things tricky. If you don’t already have a Foxtel subscription, it’s best to just go the Fanmio route.
This special exhibition is scheduled for eight rounds, each three minutes long. Both fighters must have worn 12 oz gloves.
Logan Paul has to weigh 190 pounds or less to fight, or else he will be fined $100,000 for every pound he is overweight. Mayweather is likely to weigh around 160 pounds and suffer the loss of a sizable figure. Paul stands at about 6 foot 2 inches with a reach of 76 inches, while Mayweather stands at about 5 foot 8 inches with a reach of 72 inches.
Given that the fight is an exhibition, it is confirmed that there will be no judges. Knockouts are legal and at the discretion of the judge. The Florida State Boxing Commission told Sky News that there would be no official judge results if the competition reached its conclusion.
full fight card
It’s too skinny, only four fights…
- Floyd Mayweather vs Logan Paul
- Badoo Jack vs TBA
- Jarrett Heard vs Luis Ariaso
- Chad Johnson vs Brian Maxwell
Who is Logan Paul?
The 26-year-old Ohio native and his brother, Jake, first became famous for their Vine and YouTube videos. Paul then moved to LA and worked in all kinds of entertainment, from acting to running a clothing line. He is not without controversy: in 2018, he was heavily criticizedIn a Japanese forest known as the location of a suicide, YouTube has in the past attracted ads for its channel for questionable content. But his fans don’t care: his YouTube channel has over 22 million subscribers.
As for sports, Paul was a high-school athlete, participating in wrestling and football. But his boxing record is not very long. In 2018, he fought British YouTuber KSI (real name: Olajide William Olatunji) to a majority draw as an amateur match. In 2019, the two held a rematch that was considered a professional bout, which ended in a split decision victory for KSI. So with zero wins, he has decided to take on a famous undefeated boxer. as you do
Who is Floyd Mayweather Jr.?
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is much older than Paul, 44. And he is much more experienced in the ring. He won 15 major world titles in five weight categories, with a 50–0 record in the sport, a bronze medal at the 1996 Olympics, and three US Golden Gloves Championships, among other titles. (Note that Logan Paul won that Olympic medal when he was just one year old.)
so why, then? It’s not about boxing – the fight won’t count anywhere, it’s an exhibition. Think of those two irresistible elements: money and fame.
“It’s likely that the promise of just another lucrative pay day could convince ‘Money’ Mayweather to put on his gloves again, and provide an opponent with major name recognition despite Paul’s lack of boxing experience,” The Washington Post reported. The newspaper noted that for Paul, it is not about who wins, but about exposure, which makes him even more famous and opens up more opportunities and days of future pay.
It’s a must, but if you want to catch the juicy, possibly built-up drama in the lead-up to the fight…
Floyd Mayweather and Jake Paul confrontation?
No, this is not a typo.
Despite the fact that Floyd Mayweather is fighting his brother Logan Paul, Jake gets into quite the situation with Paul Mayweather,.
The Twitter thread above shows most of the best footage. Jake Paul and Mayweather clash, they talk back and forth about a fight between them, Jake Paul takes off Mayweather’s hat and then… all hell breaks loose.
Whether it was a publicity stunt or not, it has garnered a lot of attention on social media.
Everyone is going to earn a lot of money.
what to expect?
Part of its appeal is making it difficult to know what to expect. The most obvious result was Mayweather outboxing Paul and potentially knocking him out. but mayweather is 44 And He’s Leaving at least 30 pounds in weight. It’s hard to imagine that Logan would even touch Paul Mayweather because of his defensive prowess, but we haven’t seen him fight since McGregor’s fight and that was about four years ago.
Here are some clips of his training.
Floyd seems reassured.
“These people have a…