BREAKING: Floyd Mayweather vs Logan Paul Called Off From it’s Supposed Date

Published 02/03/2021, 4:12 AM EST


The highly anticipated exhibition clash between Floyd Mayweather vs Logan Paul has officially gotten postponed. The American duo was set to touch gloves with each other on February 20, but because of some glitches, the fight is off until further notice.

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This fight carried immense hype as the undefeated face of boxing, Floyd Mayweather, was making a comeback to the ring after two years. The last time he entered the squared circle was against Tenshin Nasukawa in 2018. The veteran easily dispatched his opponent on the eve of a new year.
Recently, Solomon Engel, CEO of Fanmio and in-charge of conducting this fight, opened up on ESPN, about this fight’s future.

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He said, “After an absolutely tremendous response to the fight announcement, we’re hoping to announce a new date very soon along with some new exciting details.”
Earlier, Mayweather and Paul both took it to their official social handles to announce this mega-exhibition bout.
This fight struck every boxing fans’ eye as soon as it got scheduled. Moreover, fans waited to see this epic encounter between boxers who compete in different weight classes. Despite some criticism, the bout hasn’t lost its charm, and it promises to be an absolute blinder whenever it goes on floors.

Floyd Mayweather vs Logan Paul to happen before mid-2021?

‘Money’ Mayweather and the ‘Maverick’ Paul have a huge fan following. The audiences will be eager to see the duo slug it out in one of the biggest boxing matches in 2021.
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LOS ANGELES, CA – NOVEMBER 09: Referee Jack Reiss deducts 2 points from the score card of Logan Paul (red/white/blue shorts) after he punched KSI (black/red shorts) after a knock down in their pro debut fight at Staples Center on November 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. KSI won by decision. (Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images)
Paul is considerably young in the sport and is yet to register a victory. However, the attention and fame he has received are similar to that of the top-tier boxers. ‘The Maverick’ is extremely keen on putting up a show against the best of the sport to cement himself as a brand in boxing.

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ARLINGTON, TEXAS – MARCH 16: Floyd Mayweather Jr. stands in the ring before Errol Spence Jr takes on Mikey Garcia in an IBF World Welterweight Championship bout at AT&T Stadium on March 16, 2019 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)
On the flip side, Mayweather, 43, is thrilled to make a statement in the squared circle yet again. He has entertained and brought in countless fans to the sport. With this fight too, he wishes to do the same.
The Fanmio CEO has assured that the new dates for the fight would be rolled out soon. That said, this bout won’t take long to reach the ring.

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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