Retired former pound-for-pound boxing king Floyd Mayweather Jr. will go back into the ring on June 6 for an exhibit bout with YouTuber Logan Paul at the Acid Rock Stadium in Miami, Florida.
It’s a boxing match that nobody always requested. However, it will take place. And there will unquestionably be a lot of eyeballs on this battle as the undefeated 44-year-old will give up six inches in height and some considerable size to his 26-year-old challenger, who has an 0-1 in professional boxing matches.
The long-rumored boxing match was initially slated for Feb. 20 however was delayed forever. It has now been rescheduled for June as details on the exhibition continue to trickle out.
When he scored a first-round TKO versus Japanese kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa in an exhibit bout, We last saw Mayweather in a boxing ring on New Year’s Eve 2018. He last competed as an expert in 2017 against MMA superstar Conor McGregor and stopped him in the 10th round to enhance to 50-0. His opponent in June will, by far, have the least boxing experience than any of his previous opponents.
Paul is a huge celeb who went far for himself on YouTube but had minimal boxing experience. He’s had one expert fight and one exhibition, both against fellow YouTuber KSI. The 2018 exhibition ended in a bulk draw, while KSI won the rematch in November 2019 with a six-round split choice.
This fight has less to do with being competitive than being an amusing way for both Paul and Mayweather to make money.
Also on the card: former NFL wide receiver Chad Johnson, who’s expected to eliminate another previous professional athlete or celebrity.
Here’s everything you need to understand about the Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul exhibition boxing match, including the start time, price, and upgraded wagering chances as the boxing legend and YouTube star satisfy in the ring.
When is the Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul combat?
- Date: June 6, 2021
- Primary card start time: TBD
- Mayweather-Paul centerpiece: TBD
- The Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul boxing card will occur on June 6. We will update more details on the start time of the card and main event as they are announced.
How to see Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul
- Showtime (U.S.).
- Fanmio (non-U.S.).
- The Mayweather vs. Paul battle is a Showtime event readily available using pay-per-view through numerous cable television and satellite suppliers; contact your regional service provider for additional information.
In addition to traditional cable television and satellite services, the Mayweather vs. Paul battle can be streamed through Showtime in the U.S., while Fanmio will carry the rights to the PPV outside of the U.S.
How much does Mayweather vs. Paul cost?
- Showtime (U.S.): TBD.
- Fanmio PPV (Outside of the U.S.): $49.99.
In addition to standard cable and satellite services, the Mayweather vs. Paul battle can be streamed via Showtime in the U.S, while Fanmio will bring the around the world PPV.
Where is Mayweather vs. Paul taking place?
The Mayweather vs. Paul exhibit fight will happen at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla.
. Mayweather vs. Paul odds.
- Logan Paul: TBD.
- Floyd Mayweather: TBD.
Inspect back for the current odds on the battle.
Floyd Mayweather record and bio.
- Citizenship: American.
- Born: Feb. 24, 1977.
- Height: 5-8.
- Reach 72 inches.
- Overall battles: 50.
- Record: 50-0 with 27 knockouts.
Logan Paul record and bio.
- Citizenship: American.
- Born: April 1, 1995.
- Height: 6-2.
- Reach 76 inches.
- Overall fights: 1.
- Record: 0-1.
Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan paul fight card.
- Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul.
- Badou Jack vs. Jean Pascal; light heavyweight.
- Jarrett Hurd vs. Luis Arias; junior middleweight.
- Chad Johnson vs. TBD.