YouTube vs TikTok boxing fights: Results, rules, dates, locations & more
14 June 2021, 17:36
The popular boxing event took place at Hard Rock stadium in Miami. Here's everything we know about the 'Social Gloves' special boxing fight events.
A new special boxing event founded by promotional outfit Social Gloves will put on the 'Battle of the Platforms' which sets social media stars to verse each other in a boxing match.
The idea us that one star from from two different apps will verse each other in five-round contests with two-minute rounds, 16oz gloves and no headger.
On Saturday night (Jun 12) British YouTube stars AnEsonGib, Deji Olatunji and Faze Jarvis competed in a card which kicked off at midnight from the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami.
The fights took place where Logan Paul's fight with Floyd Mayweather happened earlier this month.
The high-profile KSI vs Logan Paul fight in August 2018 drew huge numbers of viewers. The subsequent rematch, in November 2019, was a full pay-per-view fight, promoted by Eddie Hearn's Matchroom Boxing.
The event is available for British fans on pay-per-view from the official Social Gloves website.
Here's everything we know about the YouTube vs TikTok boxing fights
What is the full fight card for the YouTube vs TikTok boxing matches?
Austin McBroom v Bryce Hall
AnEsonGib v Tayler Holder
Deji v Vinnie Hacker
DDG v Nate Wyatt
Faze Jarvis v Michael Le
Tanner Fox v Ryland Storms
Landon McBroom v Ben Azelart
What are the YouTube Vs TikTok rules?
Each match will be five rounds long and they will, in fact, be judged. A winner will most certainly be declared at the end of the fight.
The rounds are two minutes each, and when it comes to knockdowns, they will be counted towards the fighters' scorecard.
16 oz. gloves will be worn throughout the fight and knockouts will be allowed.
How do I watch the YouTube vs TikTok boxing matches?
The event was broadcasted on LiveXLive – a concert streaming platform which is taking it's first foray into the world of boxing pay-per-view.
Fans purchase the pay-per-view for £35 by visiting the official website.
Every PPV order comes with an exclusive NFT (Non-fungible token), which is a piece of digital artwork to commemorate the event.
What were the results of the YouTube vs TikTok boxing match?
- Austin McBroom def. Bryce Hall
- AnEsonGib vs. Tayler Holder: Majority Draw
- Vinnie Hacker def. Deji
- DDG def. Nate Wyatt
- Faze Jarvis def. Michael Le
- Landon McBroom def. Ben Azelart
- Ryan Johnston def. Cale Saurage
TikTok star Bryce Hall challenged YouTuber-turned-boxer KSI to a fight. Hall and KSI began beefing on Twitter after KSI came to McBroom's defense before the lead-up to the fight.
In a tweet, KSI tweeted a photo of Hall in a headlock reading "you good?" to which he responded "yeah im perfectly fine! thanks for asking! let’s make it happen? tayler vs deji and me vs you! after we drop our opponents june 12th of course".
yeah im perfectly fine! thanks for asking! let’s make it happen? tayler vs deji and me vs you! after we drop our opponents june 12th of course https://t.co/hUMCy5DckP— Bryce Hall (@BryceHall) May 19, 2021
This article will be updated with upcoming matches once they have been confirmed.