- Who won the Floyd Mayweather vs Logan Paul match?
Floyd Mayweather versus Logan Paul. It’s something most never could have imagined coming to fruition, yet here we are. Mayweather and Paul locked horns and put on a bit of a show for the fans.
While it may have been a exhibition match, both Floyd Mayweather and Logan Paul gave it their all. The experienced pugilist against the popular YouTube star. The undefeated premier boxer against the brash upstart. There were many labels you can put for this showdown. Perhaps the most accurate though is David vs Goliath.
At the weigh in tester we saw that Logan Paul outweighed Floyd Mayweather by a considerable margin. Mayweather tipped the scales at 155lbs while Paul weighed 190lbs. Talk about a weight discrepancy.
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But boxing is about skill, technique and strategy more than brute strength. Floyd Mayweather understands the game well and it showed in this bout. Since the bout was an exhibition, no official winner was decided.
The boxing veteran overwhelmed Paul who gassed out after the third round. Floyd Mayweather had his way with the inexperienced boxer in the latter half of the bout.
Logan’s brother Jake Paul has his own meeting with a former UFC champion scheduled. Jake Paul will face off against Tyron Woodley in a bout that could prove to shit down the social media boxing hype train for good. While Jake certainly has skill, Tyron Woodley has devastating power in his hands and the confidence and experience to give the younger Paul brother problems.
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Managing Editor at Generation Iron, Jonathan Salmon is a writer, martial arts instructor, and geek culture enthusiast. Check out his YouTube, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and Sound Cloud for in-depth MMA analysis.