A protracted-rumored bout is formally a go.
Tuesday evening, it was introduced that boxing nice Floyd Mayweather and upstart Logan Paul will sq. off on June 6 at Exhausting Rock Stadium in Miami.
On Tuesday, Leonard Ellerbe, CEO of Mayweather Promotions instructed BoxingScene.com to “keep tuned,” now the Corridor of Fame boxer and the YouTube celeb will field in an exhibition match this summer time.The 2 have been initially set to headline a Feb. 20 card however the bout was postponed in late January.
“There lots of people concerned and also you’ve solely received one shot at it so you have to get it completely 1,000 p.c proper,” Paul mentioned on his podcast when information of postponement got here down in late January. “We’re simply ensuring we’re doing that.”However yeah, I’m nonetheless going to beat the s— out of Floyd Mayweather. Or, possibly he’s going to beat the s— out of me, who is aware of? The purpose is it’s nonetheless going to occur.”Now, the struggle will occur — and, after all, Twitter had a lot to say.
I wanna get behind this I simply can’t settle for that Logan is 220lbs 6’2 and Floyd is 5’8 150lbs. They’re merely no method that is actual. Wanting ahead to the leisure although!
— 𝐒𝐈𝐌𝐎𝐍𝐒𝐓𝐄𝐑 (@SimonsterCA) April 27, 2021
It’s loopy to me that the after-his-prime, freakshow a part of Floyd Mayweather’s profession will find yourself being essentially the most worthwhile portion. https://t.co/SNdsqtClhH
— Sonny Bunch (@SonnyBunch) April 28, 2021
Wild how The Large Present vs Floyd Mayweather was a extra plausible matchup
— Captain D. Marvelous (@DeionBrando) April 28, 2021