Extremely Confident Floyd Mayweather Says Logan Paul “Doesn’t Have a Chance in Hell” Against Him

Published 06/03/2021, 9:30 AM EDT
LAS VEGAS, NV – MAY 02: Floyd Mayweather Jr. addresses the media during the post-fight news conference after his unanimous decision victory against Manny Pacquiao in their welterweight unification championship bout on May 2, 2015 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)


This weekend, Floyd Mayweather will go all guns blazing against the YouTuber turned boxer, Logan Paul. This fight has already become a top attraction in the fight world and it promises to be an absolute thriller. Also, this will mark Floyd Mayweather’s biggest ever exhibition bout and he is absolutely ready to jump onto this challenge.

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Recently, he interacted with Showtime Boxing, wherein he revealed a fiery statement for ‘The Maverick’.

He said, “It really doesn’t matter if I have an intense training camp or don’t. This kid doesn’t have a chance in hell. I can’t be f***ing beat. I’m Floyd. I beat the biggest names – real fighters. This is a YouTuber, c’mon now.” (h/t Michael Benson)

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LAS VEGAS, NV – MAY 02: Floyd Mayweather Jr. throws a left at Manny Pacquiao during their welterweight unification championship bout on May 2, 2015 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

The last time Mayweather stepped in an exhibition bout was against Tenshin Nasukawa in 2018. As many expected, this turned out to be Mayweather’s easiest ever boxing outings, wherein he defeated the young gun in just the first round.

Ever since then, he’s been in search of another rugged opponent for his exhibition comeback. As a result, he got one worthy contemporary in the form of Logan Paul, and Mayweather’s yet again excited to pull off a thriller.

Even after retiring from the sport professionally in 2017, ‘Pretty Boy’ hasn’t truly let his love for the game fade. Despite being out of the game, he’s kept himself pretty active with his rugged workouts and boxing training. With that, Mayweather will walk into this fight with sheer confidence and he’ll look to finish the YouTuber as early as he can.

Will it be another easy outing for Floyd Mayweather?

In his illustrious boxing stint, Mayweather touched gloves with numerous pugilists. Also, he tested himself against some of the best in the business and even emerged victorious in the same.

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His boxing skills, in-ring conduct, and overall game plans helped him overpower every opponent he faced. That said, even in the Logan Paul fight, he’d look forward to bringing in the akin approach.

And if Mayweather gets comfortable inside the squared circle soon, needless to say, this will go down as one of his easiest outings.

What do you draw off Mayweather’s above-mentioned comments?

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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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