A deal has been struck between former boxing megastar Floyd Mayweather and youtuber Logan paul to fight in an exhibition match.
The match will take place in February 2021. Maywether,43 ended his career unbeaten in 50 bouts and last fought in 2017 when he defeated Conor McGregor. Logan Paul,2, has only fought professionally once where he lost against fellow youtuber KSI in November 2019.
The fight is the latest exhibition about featuring ageing former- champions and celebrities, which is what is going to make this match exciting and unpredictable as both participants are legends in their own fields. Logan Paul who has 22.6 million Youtube subscribers said in November that he was ready to fight Mayweather ”anytime, any place”. ”If I caught Floyd with one punch, I would snap him in half,” said the 25 year old.
The bout will air pay -per-view on saturday February 20 next year.
Check out the twitter announcement posts by these two legends.
— Floyd Mayweather (@FloydMayweather) December 6, 2020
— Logan Paul (@LoganPaul) December 6, 2020