Floyd Mayweather vs Logan Paul fight: date, location, tickets & more
4 June 2021, 17:14
Professional boxer Floyd Mayweather and YouTube star Paul will clash in an exhibition fight this summer.
The fight was initially scheduled to take place in February, but was delayed due to what Paul revealed as "complications" when dealing with Mayweather.
Find out more details on the upcoming fight below.
When will the fight take place?
Floyd Mayweather and Logan Paul are set to go head to head on 6 June at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens.
Mayweather, 44, announced on his Instagram, "JUNE 6, 2021!!!! #MIAMI
Me and Logan Paul will be fighting at the Hard Rock Stadium."
"Mayweather Promotions, Fanmio and Showtime Boxing have come together to bring an epic event."
The world title fight will also feature the return of Evander Holyfield against Kevin McBride.
Earlier this year, Logan Paul revealed that the fight will take place over six three-minute rounds.
Just four days before the fight, Floyd and Logan met up with each other for the ceremonial stare-down.
The pair looked intense as they are heated up for their fight.
Why is Floyd Mayweather fighting Logan Paul?
One month ahead of the fight, Mayweather explained in an interview why he accepted the fight with the YouTuber.
"A fight is something that goes on your record forever. This is an exhibition. Why not?" he said. "I told y'all I was an entertainer. I'm not just a fighter, I'm an entertainer."
"I can fight and fighter right now, and I can guarantee myself 35 million [dollars]. Eventually probably make... probably 50 million [dollars]. Just a regular fight."
"Or, me and Logan Paul or a YouTuber... we can go out and entertain and have fun and make nine figures. 100 million [dollars] or more."
Where will the fight take place?
The fight is set to take place at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens.
What are the rules for the fight?
- No judges scoring contest.
- No official winner.
- Fight won't go on official records.
- Knockouts are allowed.
- Referee will stop fight if needed.
- 12-ounce gloves.
- No headgear.
- Eight, three-minute rounds.
How much do Floyd Mayweather and Logan Paul both weigh?
Floyd Mayweather is 1.73m (5ft 8in) tall and weighed in at 147 pounds (67kg) for his last exhibition fight in 2018 against Nasukawa.
Jake Paul is 1.88 metres (6ft 2in), and weighed199.4 pounds (90kg) for his cruiserweight fight against KSI.
How can I get tickets?
Floyd Mayweather and Logan Paul's fight will be availabl live stream on Fanmio’s official website on PPV.
The pay-per-view prices are set at a few different rates for some different pre-match period & based on the viewer’s amount.
At an early price, the PPV was available at an early price of $24.99 for the first one million.
However, the price will jump up to $39.99.
Check the site for the current pricing Fanmio here.