MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Floyd Mayweather Jr. outclassed YouTube character Logan Paul however couldn’t cease him inside the gap.
Mayweather and Paul boxed an eight-round exhibition Sunday night time at Laborious Rock Stadium. With the bout not being scored, no winner was declared.
The 44-year-old Mayweather used the ring abilities that propelled him to world titles in 5 divisions and a 50-0 profession report to frustrate Paul with stable lead and counter photographs.
“You’ve acquired to comprehend I’m not 21 anymore nevertheless it’s good,” Mayweather mentioned within the ring. “He’s higher than I assumed he was. Good little work. Tonight was a enjoyable night time.”
Mayweather, who gained titles within the super-featherweight, light-weight, super-lightweight, welterweight and super-welterweight divisions, has mentioned he is not going to return to aggressive boxing. As a substitute, he’ll proceed to faucet into the pay-per-view market with exhibitions like his occasion with Paul.
Put up-fight punch stats confirmed Mayweather comfortably forward on complete and energy photographs.
After the combat, Paul celebrated the accomplishment of going the gap towards Mayweather.
“Shoot, man, I don’t need anybody to inform me something is unattainable ever once more,” Paul mentioned. “To get in right here with one of many biggest boxers of all time, proves that the chances could possibly be beat.