Did Floyd Mayweather Lose to Logan Paul?

Published 12/28/2021, 11:00 AM EST
Jun 6, 2021; Miami, Florida, USA; Floyd Mayweather Jr. (Green Trunks) fights Logan Paul (Yellow Trunks) during an exhibition boxing match at Hard Rock Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports


This year, boxing lovers witnessed some high-voltage pro-boxing bouts, alongside some exhibition fights. Among all, one exhibition fight that stood tall were Floyd Mayweather and Logan Paul’s 8-round exhibition that took place in June this year.

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This fight would have gone on floors in early 2021 itself. However, because of some external factors, this bout was pushed to June. Also, ever since the announcement, the Mayweather vs Paul fight was rightly in the news, and almost every fan picked Mayweather to bag an easy win.

Who won Floyd Mayweather vs Logan Paul? 

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Prior to this fight coming to life, it was already stated that this bout won’t have a winner. That said, there was no real winner for this top-notch exhibition bout.

How did Floyd Mayweather lose against Logan Paul?

A fight between these started off well for the YouTuber turned boxer. He went after Mayweather with his unusual left and right hooks. Paul had the liberty of dropping his guard because he was too tall, and Mayweather found it difficult to reach his chin.

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However, being a GOAT of the sport, ‘TBE’ somehow had his moments, as he attacked Paul’s body with his rights. On top of this, Mayweather was even a top counter attacker in the fight, hammering Paul many times with his slip and counter approach.

Regardless of that, this fight went the distance, and Paul somehow withstood Mayweather’s boxing brilliance. Also, Mayweather did not lose this fight, but he truly failed to stop the lanky Paul. The result ended in a draw.

How much money did Floyd Mayweather make against Logan Paul?

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Floyd Mayweather, just like his other boxing bouts, banked a notable amount for his hard work inside the ring.

Jun 6, 2021; Miami, Florida, USA; Floyd Mayweather Jr. (Green Trunks) fights Logan Paul (Yellow Trunks) during an exhibition boxing match at Hard Rock Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vin love-USA TODAY Sports

‘Pretty Boy’ might not have got the desired outcome from this fight, but he surely added some stellar numbers to his bank account. For this fight, Mayweather made $65 million approximately.

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Overall, this was a decorated night for the boxing great, and he couldn’t have wished for more.

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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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